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Developed as a medication to treat HIV, PrEP has revolutionized the way gay men think about sex since it was approved for HIV prevention. Studies have found the pill to be nearly 100% effective at preventing infection if taken daily, easing a fear that a generation of gay men have struggled with. No matter whether you think Truvada will promote sexual openness or foster an attitude of irresponsibility, it’s clear that this little blue pill is one of the biggest developments in the fight against HIV in a decade.

Perceptions about the drug are improving.

January 15 2021 2:30 PM

Activists say that the company owes a billion dollars in backpay to American taxpayers.

November 07 2019 3:27 AM

Governor Gavin Newsom signed a bill that will make both drugs available without a prescription.

October 07 2019 8:37 PM

The instance underscores the need for wider accessibility of the drug.

October 04 2019 1:36 PM

Advocates have discovered that the drugmaker never sought exclusivity for manufacturing Truvada.

August 19 2019 11:32 AM

New legislation could make both medications, which fight the spread of HIV, easily available. 

August 11 2019 1:06 PM

With recent news of a seroconversion utilizing this process otherwise known as "2-1-1," we asked Dr. Demetre Daskalakis how effective it is.

March 22 2019 7:24 PM