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Does taking 400 mg of acyclovir/day for profilaxy for herpes type 2, influence the result of an HIV test?

No. acyclovir does not affect HIV test results, and doesn't delay appearance of HIV antibodies or reverse disease course, otherwise it would have been used in treating HIV infected patients long time ago, good luck. Read more...

I have these white dots pin size on the side of my lip corner inside where the skin meets the lip corner, herpes hiv test neg after 3 month, wat r dey?

Fordyce Spots. Sounds like they could be Fordyce Spots. These are small white spots around the mouth or lips caused when sebum gets trapped in the glands. Not common to the lips but more easily seen there. They are completely benign and are of cosmetic concern only. If you are really bothered, they can be removed. See a dermatologist. Read more...

I had some symptoms like lymph nods or a kind of herpes on my mouth, my HIV test was negativ after more than 6 month of the risk but I am afraid?

HIV negative. Without knowing exactly what tests were run it is difficult to say for certain, but the overwhelming chance is that you are HIV negative. The lesson is obvious. Only protected sex and only with individuals you "know" well. You can never be sure of honesty when it comes to sex, money, politics and life. Appreciate your concern but think you can relax. Be well. Read more...

I m 25 male, I have HPV warts small, molluscum contagiosum and herpes outbreak together recently...I am scared too much. I got HIV test negative. Help?

And? What kind if help are you looking for. In this forum you can ask questions and doctors will try to answer them. You haven't asked a question; only made several statements about your condition. See a doctor for proper evaluation and treatment. And stop having unprotected sex. Read more...
See Your Doctor. It is good that you got tested for hiv, although it can take 6 weeks or more before you may show positive from a particular encounter. You need to be tested for other more common stds (gc, chlamydia, syphilis) and make sure the diagnosis of what you have is correct. Medication can shorten the symptoms of the herpes, treatment can resolve the molluscum, and help control the hpv. Read more...

Is genital herpes a reason to produce a false positive ELISA HIV test?

Asked and Answered. No. Absolutely not. But there is a link. Having hsv 2 makes your risk of contracting HIV five times higher than those without hsv 2. Read more...