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Does taking Hydroxyzine show a false positive pregnancy test?

Patient: Does Hydroxyzine have to be build up in system for a false pregnancy test?

 

 

Doctor: Yes some anti anxiety drugs like hydroxyzine may raise levels of HCG in the body giving rise to a false positive pregna ncy test.

 


 

 
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Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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