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can drugs change hiv trest result

Hi. I tested for hiv while using this medcine "ST Jhon's wort". I've heard this medicine is usefull for the hiv so, can "St Jone's wort affect on my combo test result?
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1508374 tn?1380812110
Hello,
St John's Wort is known for supplements. If what you took was a herbal supplement then has NO AFFECTION to HIV tests.
Take care
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Thanx,
However, I've read that st jhone is usefull for the hiv.
I'm wondering if that can affect my hiv test?
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I would love if an expert can confirm that st jhon's wort cann't affect the hiv test .
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