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Xanax And Hiv

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Do Paxil or Xanax interfere with HIV testing?

I had an HIV test and was wondering if Paxil or Xanax would interfere in the ELISA test. My test result was negative at 6.5 months. I was taking both during the time I got tested. ...
Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Response from Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Harvard Medical School
Not to my knowledge.... Read more »

Do Lithium Carbonate & Alprazolam (xanax) affect HIV Antibody Test Results?

Do Lithium Carbonate and/or Alprazolam (Xanax) affect HIV Antibody Test results? I see several... Read more »

wondering about the effect of certain drugs {xanax, percoset, marijuana} on a hiv+ ppl

hi dr. bob I was wondering about the effect that say a drug like zanax or adivan might have on the... Read more »
PWA Health Group

Methadone Interactions With Anti-HIV Drugs, Medications for Opportunistic Infections and Psychiatric Drugs

Because many medications for HIV and for the prevention of opportunistic infections are broken down by the same liver enzymes that metabolize (break down) methadone, these drugs may cause changes in the way you respond to your methadone dose. Some... Read more »
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FAQs About HIV and Mental Health

Don't see your question? Ask it in our Mental Health and HIV forum ! General Mental Health and HIV | Mental Health and Treatment | Depression and Coping | Symptoms General Mental Health and HIV What kinds of neurocognitive issues are... Read more »
Seattle Treatment Education Project

Know Your HIV Drugs: NNRTIs

Non-Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors (NNRTIs) NNRTIs are another class of FDA-approved HIV antiviral drugs. There are currently three drugs approved for use in this class. NNRTIs work by targeting the structure of reverse transcriptase... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV and the Brain

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Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I started taking xanax about 4 months ago because I couldn't
handle knowing that I had a known exposure to hiv and hepc
I am taking about five purple footballs a day. I know it's not
good to turn to drugs for your problems but I quit drinking
and felt... Read more »

Timeline for ARS - Xanax time?

Posted by ExWorryWart, 3 Replies
My nature is to worry and hence my name WW. Anyways is the typical timeline of 2-4 weeks correct for ARS symptoms? I tested myself at 5 weeks, not much symptom other than burning urination and dry cough at that time. But about 10 days after testing... Read more »


Posted by Learzi, 4 Replies

Cual es el procedimiento que debe seguir una persona despues de haber estado en una situacion de riesgo. Me gustara que me informen al respecto.

Gracias Read more »


Posted by Anonymous
Beautifully put together. Great info, and a great design made it very easy to navigate!
Thanks! Read more »