How Often Do You Need to Take PrEP?

How Often Do You Need to Take PrEP?

How often do you need to take your PrEP medication? Once per week? Twice per week? Three times? Every day. When taken daily, your estimated level of protection is 99%. (source) If you don't take your PrEP pill every day, it cannot fully protect you from HIV. If you take…continue reading →
Are You Ready for PrEP Infographic

Are You Ready for PrEP Infographic

Is PrEP right for you? Find out with this infographic from the CDC. PrEP stands for Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis. It is an HIV prevention option that works by taking one pill every day. Are you ready for PrEP? These materials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention may help answer…continue reading →
Truvada PrEP 101 Consumer Infographic

Truvada PrEP 101 Consumer Infographic

Is PrEP for you? Find out if taking this medication is right for you. If you are HIV-negative and at a very high risk for HIV, taking Truvada PrEP daily can help you you HIV free. PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis) is a daily medicine taken to reduce your chances of getting…continue reading →
Does Truvada PrEP Interact With Alcohol?

Does Truvada PrEP Interact With Alcohol?

When I first started taking Truvada PrEP, I had a lot of questions about safety precautions and other potential side effects caused by the drug. One question that I struggled to find a lot of information on was: Can I drink alcohol while taking Truvada PrEP? According to quite a…continue reading →
Countries Where Truvada (PrEP) is Available

Countries Where Truvada (PrEP) is Available

As time progresses and more studies are completed, Truvada for PrEP is being used more frequently around the world as an HIV prevention drug. Read 10 Fast Facts about Truvada for PrEP. Truvada for PrEP or Pre-exposure Prophylaxis is used to protect people from contracting HIV. Daily PrEP reduces the…continue reading →
10 Fast Facts About Truvada for PrEP

10 Fast Facts About Truvada for PrEP

  Know your facts. Here are 10 fast facts about Truvada for PrEP (Pre-exposure Prophylaxis). Continue reading below to learn more about the uses and studies of this medicine.     1. PrEP has been shown to help reduce HIV infection risk in multiple studies. 2. The U.S. Food and…continue reading →