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please answer my question i've tried 2 times

Jan 23, 2014

Im on pep or prep I don't really know that difference i'm taking Truvada and Isentress for the last 17 days and today I got another possible exposure in the form of a needle stick injury, ive been so stressed I have not be able to work correctly and now have a panicing fear of hiv thinking I will step on needles or be stuck by some crazy person walking in the street. but back to my question, I have been taking this every day for 17 days should I not worry because im protected or should have to start all over from day 1 with a new batch of 28 day treatment so far I was sick to my stomach first few days but that passed after a week although my eyes hurt from time to time.

Response from Dr. Young


If you had a new possible HIV exposure, even if you've recently started on PEP, it seems reasonable to continue your PEP medications through an additional 28 days.

Hope that helps, BY

Combivir Vs Tenvir, which one has lesser side effects?
Took travuda 5 hours late

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