Aug 6, 2014
I had a condom break on me with a massage parlour woman. Im not sure how long intercourse lasted while broken. It may have been a minute or two before I discovered it broken. I put a new condom on once I was aware of the break. I went on Truvada about 50 hours later. How long should I stay on this treatment? I have 30 pills and I was told it was a 28 day treatment. Is there any reason to stay on it longer than 28 days?
| Response from Dr. Young
Hello and thanks for posting.
It seems reasonable for you to take and complete the 28 day post-exposure prophylaxis course. There's no reason to take the medication longer than this unless you had a new exposure during the treatment course.
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