Can Tuberculosis Medication Affect Hiv Antibody Test Accuracy
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University of North Carolina - Chapel HillI am pretty sure that you don't have HIV. If you remain skeptical you can pursue getting an HIV RNA PCR test that looks for the virus itself. They are expensive. There are other infections one can catch during sex. I would be screened for... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello.In general there is no reason to question the accuracy of previous HIV-antibody tests, even if they were an earlier-generation assay. Certainly there are certain situations and sets of extenuating circumstances that might lead to a specific... Read more »
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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 »
Posted by sinso, 2 RepliesI have reading and found this
A person who has contracted HIV may show up positive as early as two weeks after the time they were infected. According to page 11 of the Module 6 Training Manual from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,... Read more »
Posted by SDT, 4 RepliesForum, I have asked this a couple of places but somewhat different answers. I had a happy ending which include a few seconds of oral.
Since I have had fatigue, fever, tingles- 3 weeks
Then loss of appetite at 4 weeks and progressed to muscle aches... 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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