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Drug Testing And Hiv Drugs

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i was drug tested yesterday and I am HIV +

I take NORVIR, PREZISTA AND TRUVADA, Will they show up, or Should I call them monday and let them know. Otherwise I never in my life have taken any kind of drug.Thank you.Luis
Nancy Breuer

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WorkPositive, Inc.
...Workplace drug testing gets an occasional positive hit from an antiretroviral, but it's very rare. There's no need to disclose your diagnosis, but Read more »

Pre-employment drug testing and HIV implications

Let's say that I apply for a job at company X and they require a drug test. I take the test and I... Read more »

HIV drug workplace testing

I'm concerned about HIV and workplace drug testing. I'm sure, because I've heard that Sustiva can... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Congo to Provide No-Cost Malaria Drugs, HIV Tests to Children, Pregnant Women, Official Says

The Democratic Republic of Congo will begin providing no-cost malaria drugs to children younger than age 15 and pregnant women, Health Minister Emilienne Raoul announced Tuesday, BBC News reports. The country also will provide no-cost HIV tests... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

HIV Drug Resistance and Drug-Resistance Testing: Just the FAQs

...available to combat the partially resistant virus. How Can Drug Resistance Be Avoided? Learn as much as possible about anti-HIV drugs. The more you know, the easier it will be to make treatment choices that can help avoid drug resistance. ... Read more »
AIDS Treatment News

A No-nonsense Guide to HIV Drug Resistance Testing

A 22-page booklet on HIV drug-resistance testing, written by well-known AIDS activists Tim Horn and Spencer Cox and edited by resistance expert Douglas Richman, M.D., is available without charge. HIV resistance tests are used to tell which drugs the... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

HIV Drug Resistance and Resistance Testing

Table of Contents What Is Drug Resistance? How Does HIV Drug Resistance Occur? How Do Mutations Occur Before Antiretroviral Therapy Is Started? How Do Mutations Occur During Antiretroviral Therapy? What Are Some of the Factors That... Read more »
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Employment drug test positive which HIV med is it

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I have recently changed my combination to 3TC, Abacavir and Efavirenz. I work within an industry that requires regular and random drug and alcohol testing. My urine tests are now coming back positive for canabanoids ( I dont smoke dope). I can have... Read more »

Do any drugs affect HIV test results?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I am taking valium for anxiety and recently had a negative HIV test. Could taking valium have compromised the HIV test results? Read more »

drug test

Posted by Anonymous
...i had to take a drug test in order for a job. it was like the same test i took for the hiv test with the cotton swab in my mouth . i would like to know Read more »

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