Truvada Pep

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I took PEP / TRUVADA for 14 days (of the reuired post exposure 28 days) and got really sick with an unrelated illness & stopped for 7 days. any point in starting up again ?
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

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