Let’s talk about PrEP!

PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis) is a revolutionary option for your sexual wellness journey. Scroll through this page to learn more about PrEP!

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What is PrEP?

PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis) is medicine people at risk for HIV take to prevent getting HIV from sex or injection drug use.

Are there different types of PrEP?

  • Truvada® is for all people at risk through sex or injection drug use
  • Descovy® is for people at risk through sex, except for people assigned female at birth who are at risk of getting HIV from vaginal sex.

Is PrEP safe?

  • PrEP is safe but some people experience side effects like diarrhea, nausea, headache, fatigue, and stomach pain. Side effects usually go away over time.
  • Tell your health care provider about any side effects that are severe or do not go away.
  • Learn more about side effects from the Truvada® and Descovy®