Can Tuberculosis Drugs Affect Hiv Test
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello.TB/HIV coinfection is a common and often challenging problem. HIV weakens the immune system, increasing the likelihood of opportunistic infections. TB can increase the rate of HIV replication, which can lead to decreased CD4 and worsening of... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineThere is no published data to specifically answer your question, but in my opinion, I doubt very much. Of those patients in my practice who are HIV positive and use medicinal marijuana, I have not seen any negative effects on T cell number or viral... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesI am taking valium for anxiety and recently had a negative HIV test. Could taking valium have compromised the HIV test results? Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI noted one anon msg(12/7/04,10.51am) on the possible inaccuracy of the HIV test when there is immunosuppressant drug used and that test should be conduct 6 months.
I have been reading this lively forum and now I am concerned for myself.
I have an... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyWhere can I find out information about medication affecting results of HIV test? I was on antifungal when I took my test & worried about false negative.
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Posted by character28, 2 RepliesHi guys, do you have any information about this? Can it be possible that this antipsychotic alters the result of an HIV test? Is there actually any medicine that alters the result of an HIV test? I've asked this questions to the experts at TheBody... Read more »
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