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Are There Pills To Prevent Getting Hiv

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Do the emergency contraception pills affect HIV test result?

Do emergency contraception pills affect HIV test result? I ate emergency contraception pills on Aug,13,and I did a hiv test on Nov,1. It was about 82days after I took the pills. The result is non-reactive. So, do the pills affect HIV test? Looking...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Nope!Dr. Bob Read more »

HIV Meds & Abortion Pill

I have been HIV+ for over 7 years. I currently am 4 weeks pregnant & taking Viramune, Epivir, &... Read more »

new 4 in1 pill in trail for hiv

Hi Dr Keith,l am just getting ready to start meds cd4 of 329 and viroal load of 59,000,my doctor... Read more »
Articles
RH Reality Check

A Pill to Prevent HIV? What the New iPrEx Results Mean for Women

...United States, South Africa and Thailand showed that taking an antiretroviral drug (in the class of those used to treat HIV/AIDS) may help prevent an HIV-negative person from becoming infected if exposed to HIV. The study, called iPrEx... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

After HIV Pill News, Now Comes the Tricky Part

...see fewer and fewer people suffering from HIV here and around the world." The author is director of CDC's National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention. Back to other news for December 2010 Search the Newsroom... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Utahns Don't Expect Swift Widespread Use of AIDS Pill That Helps Gay Men Avoid HIV Infection

... Utah HIV/AIDS physicians and advocates are reacting cautiously to news that an already approved HIV treatment can help prevent healthy gay Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Four-in-One HIV Pill Enters Late-Stage Clinical Testing

... "Gilead Sciences Inc. said Monday it started late stage clinical testing of its four-in-one 'Quad' HIV tablet," the Associated Press reports. The pill includes the drugs elvitegravir, cobicistat, and the two components of Truvada, Read more »
Connect With Others

Thrush... HIV or the pill???

Posted by Anonymous
...About one year ago i had a huge HIV scare..... I tested negative at 7 weeks and never tested again because i was told a 7 week test is quite conclusive and i wasn't Read more »

HIV to AIDS?

Posted by unknown2, 2 Replies
...I was recently diagnosed with HIV. I am 19- I had my first lab and my CD4 count was 179. I was told that this is a AIDS diagnosis. I'm so worried. I havent been sexually active for no more than 2 years. What should I do? Can my count increase?... Read more »

single one a day pill

Posted by Anonymous
...July 9, 2006 New Medicine for AIDS Is One Pill, Once a Day By ANDREW POLLACK The first complete treatment for AIDS that is taken once a day as a single pill is Read more »

One Pill a Day?

Posted by Survivor, 2 Replies
...The Advocate.com April 28, 2006 One-pill HIV regimen submitted for FDA review Gilead Sciences and Bristol-Myers Squibb on Thursday submitted for review to the Food and Drug Read more »