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PrEP & PEP

Take control of your health with PrEP & PEP, medication that can prevent HIV infection. 

What is PrEP? 

What Is The PrEP Pill? | Planned Parenthood Video What Is The PrEP Pill? | Planned Parenthood Video

What is PrEP? 

PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis) is a daily medication for people who are HIV-negative but at risk of HIV infection. If taken consistency, PrEP reduces the risk of HIV by more than 90%.  

What is PEP? 

What Is Post Exposure Prophylaxis (Also, Known As PEP)? What Is Post Exposure Prophylaxis (Also, Known As PEP)?

What is PEP? 

PEP (Post Exposure Prophylaxis) is medication that you take within 3 days (72 hours) of being exposed to HIV. You don't need an appointment to get PEP at Planned Parenthood. The sooner you start, the better it works — every hour matters.  

PrEP and PEP are available at your local Planned Parenthood health center.