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Pep Medicine For Hiv

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PEP during first trimester of pregnancy.

Is PEP medicine safe during first three months of pregnancy? Please suggest PEP regimen which are safe during first trimester of pregnancy.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...used during pregnancy if indicated. The best regimen depends on many factors in addition to being pregnant. If you've had an HIV-exposure risk, you should immediately see an HIV specialist (or go to the nearest ER or urgent care center). The HIV... Read more »

HIV testing and PEP

Hi Doc,I had sex with Russian prostitute twice during the same night in Bangkok. First time, the... Read more »

Condom failure - PEP side effects (PEP AND THE NEED FOR HIV SPECIALIST, 2010)

Dear DocI am a bisexual male who has always tried to be safe when it comes to sexual partners.... Read more »
Articles
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 Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Teen Sex Assault Victims Rarely Finish HIV Meds

... In a recent study, only 15 percent of adolescents who were put on HIV postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) after a sexual assault completed the recommended 28-day treatment course. "The use of PEP in this Read more »
AIDS Survival Project

What You Should Know About . . . PEP! (The "Morning After" Pill)

...Beth Israel Medical Center New York City 212-420-2000 PEP offered Howard Brown Health Center Chicago 773-388-1600 PEP offered HIV/AIDS Treatment Information Service 1-800-HIV-0440 National AIDS Hotline 1-800-342-AIDS National HIV PEP Registry... 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 »
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The damn condom broke! Im freakin out!

Posted by miamiman36
...the bottom. Can you please help me. I cant believe this! I was going to call the doctor for the Pep medicine. I just did a hiv test last 2 weeks and was neg. What do I do now! Please help me. Does this require a test? i wasnt in him that long... Read more »

The anxiety is killing me

Posted by miamiman36, 2 Replies
...as the bottom. Can you please help me. I cant believe this! I was going to call the doctor for the Pep medicine. I just did a hiv test last 2 weeks and was neg. What do I do now! Please help me. Does this require a test? i wasnt in him that long... Read more »

Anxiety Killing Me Please Answer!!!

Posted by miamiman36, 1 Reply
...as the bottom. Can you please help me. I cant believe this! I was going to call the doctor for the Pep medicine. I just did a hiv test last 2 weeks and was neg. What do I do now! Please help me. Does this require a test? i wasnt in him that long... Read more »

medicine

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...What is PEP stand for. will any medicine affect the HIV test result? such as the medicine " Piriton"?? Read more »