Hiv Pep Success

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Ask the Experts

How effective is PEP started 60 hours after exposure?

I had bareback sex with a man who I found out was HIV positive, but he said he had a low viral load and high counts of CD-4. I don't know whether to trust this though. I put off getting PEP because I was too scared I'd be judged by my family and the...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...don't have any side effects doesn't mean that the medications that you're taking aren't working. Indeed, many persons who take HIV meds (including those who are taking them for PEP) don't experience serious side effects.I hope things turn out... Read more »


I recently had receptive anal intercourse with an HIV Positive person. He did cum inside me and I... Read more »

Should I continue PEP??

Dear Dr. Bob,First, I would like to thank you for being so supportive and also for providing people... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Scotland's Government Launches Plan to Address HIV/AIDS

...launched a strategy, called the "HIV Proposed Action Plan in Scotland," to improve awareness, education and early detection of HIV/AIDS in the country, the Edinburgh Evening News reports. According to a government report, the majority of... Read more »
Project Inform

Talking to Your Doctor About nPEP

...Discussion Points and Comments Choosing an nPEP Regimen Suggested Schedule for nPEP Recommended Lab Evaluation for nPEP of HIV Infection nPEP Resource List Footnotes Introduction Please share this with your health provider. If... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Treatment After Exposure to HIV

...prevention. Post-exposure prophylaxis (or PEP) means taking antiretroviral medications (ARVs) as soon as possible after exposure to HIV, so that the exposure will not result in HIV infection. These medications are only available with a... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Read more »
Connect With Others


Posted by je5872, 2 Replies
...has anyone ever taken PEP. I began taking PEP 4 hrs post exposure. I was top with hiv+ guy on no meds when condom broke. i immediately washed and urinated. Has anyone had this experince? do they feel the PEP was Read more »


Posted by kenya, 4 Replies
...grow to see our grand child get married. though am not yet on them; i have equally seen close relations fall to the machetes of hiv. seen them die, a slow, gruelling, painful, labourous, excrutiating, merciless and brutish death. but i know that... Read more »

HIV med success stories?

Posted by sunkyst, 7 Replies
...Does anyone here have any success stories with HIV meds i.e. you've been on treatment for a while and it's working well for you without too many serious side effects? Read more »

Success and happiness are NOT allowed

Posted by Lovinlife, 4 Replies
...struggles. I got shot down in a very mean fashion for my post. If as HIV positive we are not allowing each other to share our successes, what sort of support group is this? What kind of network is this? I showed my post and the responses to... Read more »
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