Leaflets on accidental postexposure to HIV

Information on antiretrovirals given to people exposed to HIV-infected blood or biological fluids.

These information leaflets answer the many questions that people tend to ask themselves before initiating antiretroviral therapy after being exposed to HIV-infected blood or biological fluids, such as:

  • How does this medication work?
  • How do I take this medication?
  • What do I do if I skip a dose?
  • Can I take other medication at the same time?
  • What are the adverse effects?
  • Can I take alcohol or drugs with this medication?
  • How and where do I need to store this medication?
  • What recommendations should I follow if I’m pregnant or breastfeeding?
Medications Version
Emtricitabine/Tenovovir (Truvada) long
Lamivudine/Zidovudine (Combivir) long
Lopinavir/Ritonavir (Kaletra) long
Darunavir/Ritonavir (Prezista) long
Raltegravir (Isentress) long