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News Analysis

The Government's Free PrEP Isn't (Necessarily) Free

Ready, Set, PrEP expands access to pre-exposure prophylaxis meds, but it doesn't cover other costsand undocumented immigrants are not covered.

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Behind The Government's Lawsuit Over Gilead's Alleged PrEP Patent Infringement.

A report on the research and activist work that led to the federal government taking nearly unprecedented action against the pharmaceutical company.

Truvada HIV PrEP Drug - Blue Gilead Sciences Pills
News Analysis

Descovy and Truvada Are Both Available for PrEP. But What's the Difference?

As Gilead pressures health care providers to switch to the newer drug, here's some information to make sure you can make the best decision for your health.

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News Analysis

Much Ado About Descovy

While many celebrated the FDA approval of Descovy for PrEP earlier this month, advocates wonder whether it will make biomedical HIV prevention more or less accessible to those most in need.

Targeted Truvada ads
News Analysis

Those Truvada Lawsuit Ads You See Everywhere May Hinder Public Health Efforts

Personal injury lawsuit ads targeting social media have become daily sightings. But are they doing more harm than good?

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An Overview of Pifeltro (Doravirine)

Brand Name: Pifeltro Other Name(s): DOR Drug Class: Non-Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors

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An Overview of Delstrigo (Doravirine/Lamivudine/Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate)

Brand Name: Delstrigo Other Name(s): DOR/3TC/TDF, doravirine/lamivudine/TDF, doravirine/lamivudine/tenofovir DF Drug Class: Combination Drugs

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An Overview of Darunavir/Cobicistat/Emtricitabine/Tenofovir Alafenamide (Symtuza)

Brand Name: Symtuza Other Names: DRV/COBI/FTC/TAF, darunavir ethanolate/cobicistat/emtricitabine/tenofovir AF, darunavir ethanolate/cobicistat/emtricitabine/tenofovir alafenamide , darunavir/cobicistat/emtricitabine/tenofovir AF, darunavir/cobicistat...

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Protease Inhibitors Linked to Cognitive Decline: What Do We Know and What Can We Do?

While we have long known that the HIV virus is neurotoxic, new studies suggest that HIV medications, specifically protease inhibitors, may play a larger role in cognitive decline than previously suspected.

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An Overview of Lersivirine

**_As of February 2013, the study of lersivirine as an HIV medicine has been discontinued. See the following for more details: www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24128277.

As of August 11, 2014, this record is no longer being maintained._**

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