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Safety, feasibility of PrEP for adolescent men who have sex with men

07:00 EDT 5 Sep 2017 | Medical Xpress

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) preexposure prophylaxis (PrEP) was safe and well-tolerated in a study of adolescent men who have sex with men, although adherence to the daily medication waned and some HIV infections occurred among those with poor adherence, according to an article published by JAMA Pediatrics.

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