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Rapid test of HIV after 8 weeks - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hello
Doctor :   Dr AAAAAAA here
User :   Hi sir i wanted to ask you one thing regarding rapid test hiv after 8 weeks.
Doctor :   please proceed with your query
User :   non-reactive.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   that means there is no Hiv infection
User :   i want to know if further testing is required or it is conclusive.
Doctor :   it needs further test after a month
Doctor :   the complete status can be confirmed by the end of 3 months
User :   but this test is also a postive sign or not.
Doctor :   yes , it says there is no infection
Doctor :   but if you want to re confirm you may re etst after a month
Doctor :   this is based on the risk exposure
Doctor :   may i know the incident?
User :   yes sure.
User :   first incident vaginal sex with condom but one drop of blood got into condom and stayed on my penis shaft.Did not touch the red part and i dont have any cuts.I removed condom washed with cloth and then with soap.Tested after completion of 10 weeks or 11 weeks non reactive.second incident after 2 weeks.
Doctor :   ok
User :   tried anal sex with condom.the condom broke while inserting and tip of my penis touch inside and stool touched it.It was inside for 2 seconds or 4 seconds max just my tip of penis.I washed immediatly with soap within 1 minutes or less 4-5 times.
Doctor :   ok
User :   since both incidents were in same month 10 and 8 week i tested hiv 1 hiv 2 test for antibodies and tested non-reactive for both hiv and heb b.
User :   hello
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   it is a good thing you washed with soap
Doctor :   and since the risk of exposure is very low
Doctor :   i do not see a reason to worry
Doctor :   there is very little chance of getting an infecion
Doctor :   do you know her status ?
User :   she was not a sex worker.Our maid sir
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest you not to indulge in such sex again
Doctor :   anal sex has many side effects
User :   yes i will not surely.
Doctor :   do not repeat it
User :   yes sir sure.
Doctor :   for now , do not worry about HIV status
User :   do you recommend any further tests.
Doctor :   since the rapid test is negative already and the exposure is of low risk
Doctor :   i feel there is nothing to worry
Doctor :   if your still worried re confirm after a month
User :   do you recommend sir.
Doctor :   in your case i do not see a need
User :   sir i feel very low energy as i had lot of anxiety.can you refer some medicine for regaining of energy.
Doctor :   you could take multivitamin tab like Tab.Diacobal Plus
Doctor :   Or Tab.Zincovit one tab a day for 3 months
Doctor :   keep yourself hydrated with lots of water and fresh fruit juices
Doctor :   this will provide good energy
Doctor :   do you smoke or drink alcohol?
User :   secondly i am taking becashule daily as i have some mouth ulcers.Is there any other medicine for this.
Doctor :   you can continue the same tab
Doctor :   it is good for mouth ulcer it is a good multivitamin
Doctor :   if your taking be cousles no need for the tabs I mentioned
User :   no sir i dont drink neither smoke.Nor i do have multiple sex partners.this was first time i got into this trouble.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   past is past
Doctor :   do not repeat the same
Doctor :   and stop worrying for now
User :   yes sir promise.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did i answer your questions ?
User :   shall i consider myself safe and forget these incidents.
Doctor :   yes , forget them , your safe
User :   sir how long shall i take bcashules
Doctor :   for 3 months
Doctor :   did you follow my advice
User :   sir taking bcashule make my urine is it normal or
User :   yes sir i did.
Doctor :   it is normal
Doctor :   do not worry
User :   sure sir.
Doctor :   are there any more questions for me ?
User :   sir one more thing is there any medicine for anxiety .
Doctor :   for that you must se a psychiatrist
Doctor :   never take anxiety medicines on your own
Doctor :   they are harmful and have side effects if taken without doctor prescription
User :   sir what about evion 500.
Doctor :   try deep breathing exercises
Doctor :   you can take evion
Doctor :   it has antioxidants
Doctor :   a good supplement
User :   for how many days.
Doctor :   hope you got your nswers
Doctor :   3 months
Doctor :   thanks for consulting me
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