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Is it posible to be non reactive in vdrl after medication ?

is it posible to be non reactive in vdrl after medicatioin i was diagnosed vdrl reactive last year dont know what the baseline result is, with tppa result of 1:5106 and tpha result of 1:16 as of this moment. medication already been done, intake of doxycycline for 2 weeks last sept 2010, this march 2011 injection of antibiotics on my butt. is it posible to be non reactive result after this latest medication. i was scheduled for work abroad. thanks a lot. *fred*
Wed, 20 Jul 2011
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Yes it is possible to be negative for vdrl after successful treatment. But it may take several weeks to become negative.
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Is it posible to be non reactive in vdrl after medication ?

Thanks for the query Yes it is possible to be negative for vdrl after successful treatment. But it may take several weeks to become negative. Have a healthy living