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How Accurate Is A Post-pep Test At 3 Months

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How accurate is a 10 weeks post exposue test ?

Hi,On December 7th, I was had a sexual contact with female (insertive anal) and the condom broke, It was a matter of few minutes before I realized and stopped. The next day we went to a clinic and conducted HIV antibody rapid Test, my result came...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiI'm sorry to hear about your partner I hope she has gotten into care and on treatment. As for your situation, starting Atripla was good and your testing history is great thus far. It is recommended that you receive a final test at 90 days... Read more »

5 months post PEP & HIV tests

Hi Doc Richard,Hope you are well and thanks to you all for this helpful forum. I'm only 8 days... Read more »

anxiously preparing for 3 month post PEP test

Dear Dr. Bob, I want to begin by thanking you for being such an amazing resource to the many people... Read more »
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Project Inform

Post-Exposure Prevention

There has been growing interest in the use of Post-Exposure Prevention (PEP) as a means of preventing HIV infection. PEP involves a person beginning anti-HIV therapy within hours of suspected HIV exposure, with a goal of blocking the establishment... Read more »
Project Inform

Non-Occupational Post Exposure Prevention

Introduction Why Do People Use PEP? Occupational vs. Non-Occupational How Do You Assess Your Risk of Exposure? What Are Your Options? What Are Reasons to Not Use nPEP? Choosing an nPEP Regimen -- Which One? Which Two NRTIs Should You... Read more »
Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) for Sexual Exposures

Post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) is a type of antiviral therapy for HIV designed to reduce (but not eliminate) the possibility of infection with the virus after a known exposure. Currently, PEP is primarily intended for the prevention of infection... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

What is Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP)?

Why PEP Now? There is no cure for AIDS. And there is no proof that post- exposure prophylaxis (PEP) can actually work as a so-called "morning after" pill in humans exposed to HIV through sex or injection drug use (IDU). Avoiding internal exposure... Read more »
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How accurate is a post 2 month test

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hello ,
I really stressing out over here. This week will be exactly 4 weeks post exposure for me .Can anybody tell me how accurate the test wil be , in the event that i took it.

Also , have there been any documented cases of people testing negative... Read more »

RAPE POST PEP TESTING

Posted by unsure123unsure, 1 Reply
I was recently raped and I have a question about testing. I was placed on pep at 58 hours and completed it. I was told to test 4-6 weeks after finishing pep and then at three months post pep. I went for my first post pep test at 45 days after... Read more »

So worried - 3 month test next week post-PEP

Posted by 5parkl3, 1 Reply
Hi there,

I'm just hoping for some advice and support, as I have my 3-month test on Monday, and I'm going out of my mind.

I was sexually assaulted on 23rd October, and started taking PEP 15 hours later on 24th October, as although I was aware of one... Read more »

How Accurate is CRP Test at 10 days post exposure

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi Everyone:

At 10 days post exposure my CRP test was 0.7% which the Dr. says is pretty much no HIV possible. What have you guys heard? Read more »