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Probability Of Getting HIV From Swallowing Precum

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HIV Infection via swallowing blood?

Dear Dr. Bob,My husband and I are aid workers in Tanzania, where the prevalence of AIDS is greater than 10% in the city we work (Dar es Salaam). He was involved in a car accident on Friday and the taxi driver's blood went into his mouth. He has no...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

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The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi Noel,Your husband's HIV-acquisition risk remains extremely slight. There is no indication the cab driver was virally enhanced. You don't mention how Read more »

BJ and swallowed

Hello Dr Bob!I'm 22 YO and I'm writing from Venezuela... I've been reading this forum for more than... Read more »

i swallowed do i have aids

i recently gave head to a guy and i accidentally swallowed some of the cum, what r my chances of... Read more »
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The Well Project

HIV and Safer Sex

...you perform oral sex without a condom, finish up with your hand, or spit semen out and rinse with a dental wash rather than swallowing. Dental dams are squares made from latex. Put some water- or silicone-based lube on one side of the dental dam... Read more »
The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

...that would create abrasionsor cuts in your mouth before performing oral sex. Use mouthwash or a breathmint instead. Avoid swallowing pre-cum, semen, or vaginal fluids. Use latex condoms for oral sex on a man (try the unlubricated,... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Transmission

... Listed from most to least risky: Receptive anal sex ("bottoming"): This remains the most risky activity, due to the likelihood of small tears in the rectum allowing semen to have direct contact with the bloodstream. But penetrative anal... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Etravirine (Intelence)

...a day. It is recommended that you take etravirine following a meal. Do not take it on an empty stomach. If you have trouble swallowing etravirine, you can dissolve the tablets in water. No dose adjustments are recommended for patients with mild... Read more »
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swallowing

Posted by sadface, 2 Replies
...Oral sex..if I was to "swallow" does that put me at risk for Hiv?? Thanks all.. Sf Read more »

Comments are VERY appreciated!! PLEASE HELP ME OUT

Posted by butterfly89, 3 Replies
...unprotected vaginal sex for about five minutes......where there was little pre-cum. Then we stopped and I gave him oral sex where I swallowed. I knew my status before, and so did he, but now.....I am panicing and worrying my mind to death. Do I... Read more »

swallowed semen

Posted by micmax
...the moment. Within 15 minutes of swallowing the semen, I had begun to feel nausaus (probably from worry and regret at having swallowed it in the first place). I ended up vomitting most of the semen. The next day I had a fever and swollen gland... Read more »

Need Help: Girlfriend has HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...very frustrated these 3 years and now I know why she's been the way she has. She told me her ex-husband (drug user) gave her HIV. Not only that but she was pregnant and passed it on to her son. Her son passed away a few months ago from cancer... Read more »