PrEP Update

You may have heard that on Friday, Truvada was approved by Health Canada for an indication as pre-exposure prophylaxis. What this means is that physicians can officially prescribe Truvada for PrEP, and it can be covered by drug plans for this purpose. It will take some time to iron out issues of coverage and access, but this new tool for HIV prevention is moving forward rapidly.

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