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Nystatin, Desonate and my HIV/STD test reliability.

Dear Dr. Bob, I apply Nystatin/Triamcinolon Acetonide cream 30gm for my anal itching, inside the anus as well as on the perianal area and i also apply Desonate 0.05% gel for my scalp itching on a big area on my scalp. I am applying that from couple...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Neither your Nystatin/Triamcinolone acetate cream nor your desonate gel will affect the validity of your HIV-antibody test results or alter the window period for seroconversion. Specialized (PCR) testing is not warranted.Thank you for your... Read more »

hiv test

Dr bob, How are your sir, its me again bahrain boy from saudi arabia...ill finished my hiv1/hiv2... Read more »

Does Sustiva give a drug use result upon testing

I need to know that when you are taking Sustiva and you are drug tested does this drug show a... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

University of Utah Researchers Testing Gel That May Help Prevent Spread of HIV

... A "unique vaginal gel" being developed by researchers from the University of Utah could be used to help prevent the spread of HIV, according to a Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gel Condom to Empower Women

... In a new study, researchers report promising results from tests of a gel that might act as a "molecular condom" to protect women against HIV. So far, Patrick Kiser of the University of Utah-Salt Lake Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Brazilian Researchers Test Algae-Based Anti-HIV Gel

... An algae-based microbicide gel designed for use by women to block transmission of HIV was 95 percent efficient in the first phase of testing, according to Brazilian Read more »
The Body PRO

Human Trial of Vaginal Microbicide Gel PRO 2000 Finds Some Level of HIV Protection

...Absolutely; you have hit it on the head. It's actually modeled on K-Y Jelly. The placebo is actually a variant of K-Y Jelly, and the gels themselves are designed to be very similar to the placebo gel. So they all look like K-Y Jelly -- they are... Read more »
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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 »

Test results

Posted by briannan, 3 Replies
Local health department...was supposed to get them back today, but now they are saying Friday. Should I be worried that its taking longer it means its positive? When I called the first time today, they said they didn't have any of that day's blood... Read more »

Confuse about test results

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I went to the Hospital to get tested for HIV after possible exposure at 18 weeks, my result was ready in 1 hour and it read: HIV (1&2) Negative Negative. This is not Read more »

Test Results....

Posted by Overstressed, 3 Replies
...guys, Well I have been doing lots of reading about test and time periods. I just wanted to share something to guys about my test result .Back in 2003 when I got my test result it came out negative and I remember thinking thank you God am ok , but... Read more »