PEP & PrEP

3 Questions About PrEP

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September
24

Have Questions about PrEP?  You’re not the only one. Why do we need new HIV prevention tools, like PrEP? Aren’t condoms enough? What about side effects from the PrEP drugs? Who will pay for PrEP? Is PrEP available right now? …

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HIV and AIDS Resources

What Is PrEP and PEP?

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June
3

What is PrEP? PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis) is a way for people to prevent getting HIV before they become exposed to the virus.  Using PrEP currently requires taking a prescribed antiretroviral (ARV) medication, called Truvada, daily.  PrEP is not a cure …

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