Feb 11, 2013
Dear Dr. while having sex my condom got broken. after 15 hrs I took Tenofovir 300mg + emtricitabin 200mg + Atazanavir 300mg + Ritonavir 100mg combination as PEP. Will this combination works for me. Now I am on 7th dose. please advise me on this.
Response from Dr. Young
HI and thanks for posting.
You're on an acceptable PEP regimen- and started well within the 72 hour window following exposure. This is a regimen that should be taken with food (the atazanavir).
Make sure that you complete the 4 weeks of treatment and get medical and laboratory follow up.
Be well, BY
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