Late on PEP
Jun 2, 2013
Hello, I've got 8 days left on my course of PEP. Throughout I've been quite consistent with taking it (always between 9:45 and 10). I've just missed one now by 1 hour 45, taking it at 11:45. When should I take the next dose? Should I wait 12 hours and take it at 11:45, or can I return to my original time frame of 10?
Response from Dr. Young
Hi and thanks for posting.
You're over thinking the dosing. A single late dose won't cause any issues. Just continue taking your future doses as you would have (ie., between 9:45 and 10). Indeed, as long as you're within a 3-4 hour window of your target dose, there's no need to worry at all.
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