Have an open conversation with your doctor.
There are different ways to help reduce the risk of getting HIV-1 infection, including the consistent and correct use of condoms and safer sex practices. An open conversation about your life and your health can help you and your doctor decide whether TRUVADA for PrEP is the right choice for you.
You are the best source of information about your life.
Sharing information about your life can help your doctor understand if you are at high risk. Tell your doctor if you:
- Have many sexual partners or engage in sex work
- Use drugs or have alcohol dependence
- Have been in prison or your partner has been in prison
- Live in a location where HIV is more common. If you are unsure, you can ask your healthcare provider
Let your doctor know you have read this website.
Share what you have learned with your doctor. This information can help the two of you have a more informed discussion about TRUVADA for PrEP.
Find a TRUVADA for PrEP Provider
If you are ready to talk to a healthcare provider about TRUVADA for PrEP, this tool can help you find one.