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Do the emergency contraception pills affect HIV test result?

Do emergency contraception pills affect HIV test result? I ate emergency contraception pills on Aug,13,and I did a hiv test on Nov,1. It was about 82days after I took the pills. The result is non-reactive. So, do the pills affect HIV test? Looking...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Nope!Dr. Bob Read more »

HIV + and contraceptives

hi, im HIV+ and recently had an an operation due a an ovarian cyst. The doctor suggested that i... Read more »

Warnings about Reyataz and Contraceptives - what about HRT?

Hi Doc,upon reading the recent warnings about Reyataz and contraceptives I wondered if the same... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Patterns of Oral Contraceptive Pill-Taking and Condom Use Among Adolescent Contraceptive Pill Users

... The authors of this study sought to describe daily adherence patterns of youth oral contraceptive pill (OCP) use, to analyze OCP protection on an event level basis, and to examine pill-taking and condom use during method transitions. Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Women and HIV: Hormonal Contraception for HIV Positive Women

... Table of Contents Introduction The Range of Hormonal Contraceptives Contraceptive Use by Women With HIV Keeping HIV Positive Women Safe Preventing Disease Transmission Making Sure Read more »
The Body PRO

Significant Association Found Between Oral Contraceptive Use and HIV Acquisition

...workers and their risk of HIV-1 infection. A major goal of this cohort study is to examine the relationship between hormonal contraceptives and the risk of sexually transmitted infections, including HIV-1. Several years ago, they reported an... Read more »
The Body PRO

Hormonal Contraception Use Has No Impact on HIV Disease Progression, Large Cohort Analysis Finds

...non-hormonal method, such as IUD [intrauterine device], lactational amenorrhea or condoms. We also looked at two different hormonal contraceptive groups. One was called progesterone only. This included women using an implant or injectable... Read more »
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Nigeria Contraceptive Social Marketin

Posted by Anonymous
...Job Listing: Nigeria Contraceptive Social Marketing The Nigeria Contraceptive Social Marketing Programme is widely considered to be one of the most successful Read more »

I have been so stupid....so worried

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Chlamydia. That seemed to work and after taking the antibiotics everything has been fine. However, I decided to come off my Contraceptive pill in April as I know deep down I need to get a definite HIV diagnosis and being in this new relationship... Read more »

Special Condoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Does anyone know if you buy special condoms from a special like condom shop if it is better or is it more for pleasure and for less protection ? Read more »

AN OPEN LETTER TO MY FELLOW MAN

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...months, and then to every six months. Finally I starting returning only once a year and then only because I wanted to get my oral contraceptive prescription refilled. More about my doctor visits later. When I got the confirmation, I felt my life... Read more »