Pre-Exposure HIV Prophylaxis

Recommended medication:  emtricitabine/tenofovir (Truvada).

Recommended pre-treatment testing prior to PrEP:

  • HIV antibody testing (to avoid treatment of HIV with this combo and inducing resistance) – no more than 7 days prior to initiating treatment.
  • CrCl
  • Hep B antibody testing
  • STD screen
  • Pregnancy testing in females of childbearing age
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