|THE LAST DAY ON PEP
Sep 21, 2013
Hello, please i need help i was on ASPEN LAMZID for 27 days during this period i had sex again with a positive partner and i went to see my doctor and he said i should extend my treatment for another 28 days right now am on 5th days again please is this right
| Response from Dr. Young
Your PEP treatment duration should reflect your most recent exposure- so an additional 28 days makes sense.
However, be mindful that if you do have repeated at-risk exposures you might consider the merits going on pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), if available in your country.
For more information about PrEP, check out our Fact Sheet from AIDS InfoNet.org.
Be well, BY
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