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Hiv Pill

A Pill To Prevent HIV

Carl Sandler | Posted 01.06.2013 | Gay Voices
Carl Sandler

I asked a young friend if he had heard of Truvada, the drug recently approved by the FDA for use as pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, against HIV. It's a pill to prevent HIV transmission. Like most people I know, he hadn't ever heard about PrEP. Sadly, I'm not surprised.

FDA Approves First Pill To Help Prevent HIV

AP | MATTHEW PERRONE | Posted 09.15.2012 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration on Monday approved the first drug shown to reduce the risk of HIV infection, the latest milestone ...

AIDS Advocacy Group Asks FDA To Delay Or Deny HIV Pill Approval

Reuters | Posted 05.09.2012 | Healthy Living

An advocacy group concerned about the costs and possible health problems related to a drug being considered to help stop the spread of HIV infection t...

Daily Pill Prevents HIV Spread Among Straight Couples: Study

AP | By MIKE STOBBE | Posted 09.12.2011 | Healthy Living

ATLANTA -- An AIDS drug already shown to help prevent spread of the virus in gay men also works for heterosexual men and women, two studies in Africa ...