Post-infection HIV drugs are an important part of healthcare provision in the fight against HIV transmission. Where possible, it is important for all HIV-positive patients to take the right ART drugs to prevent the risk of infecting others.
All preventative measures, including Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis, are preferable when we can stop the spread of the virus. However, there are times when these actions simply aren’t suitable. This is when healthcare providers need to provide access to Post-Exposure Prophylaxis.