Have an open conversation with your healthcare provider.
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 healthcare provider 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 healthcare provider understand if you are at high risk. Tell your healthcare provider 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 healthcare provider know you have read this website.
Share what you have learned with your healthcare provider. 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.