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Tender lymph nodes from PEP?
Jun 13, 2012

I had a Possible HIV exposure about 9 days ago ( top with unknown partner). I started a PEP regimen about 30 hours after exposure. My PEP consists of truvada, reyataz, an norvir. Today I began experienceim tenderness in the lymph node under my chin and neck. Could the tenderness be caused by my meds?

Response from Dr. Henry

Your NPEP regimen (ritonavir/atazanavir/Truvada) rarely causes swollen lymph nodes days after starting the medications. KH

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