Oct 12, 2017
I had an exposure (insertive vaginal) with someone of unknown status. About 68 hours post-incident, my doctor put me on a PEP regimen of Truvada and Tivicay, each pill taken once daily. Is this dosing schedule correct? I've seen where Isentress is twice daily, so I'm concerned that maybe the Tivicay should have also been the same. Thanks!
Response from Dr. Young
Hello and thanks for posting.
By contrast, Isentress (another HIV integrase inhibitor) is dosed twice daily; there is a new formulation of the medicine, called Isentress HD which can be taken 2 pills, once-daily.
I hope that helps. BY
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