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Effect of irregular pep treatment intake times
Sep 18, 2009

Hi dr. ,am on pep treatment after i got exposed to a hiv infected partner-condom burst! I am taking aspen lamzid 2 times a day, i hav established my time as 8.30am and 8.30pm,though am not exactly timely to take my pill, at times am like 10mins-20mins late, Am jus worried what wld be the effect of irregular pep treatment times, would the virus develop resistance? Thank you, kind regards

Response from Dr. Young

Thanks for your post.

A 10-20 minute variation in when you take your medications won't have any effect on potency.

He's hoping for a healthy outcome.


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