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I had a contact with someone who I don’t know his history

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Hello, I had a contact with someone who I don’t know his sexual history should I get PEP for HIV prevention?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: no I haven’t and I don’t take any medicine
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: no nothing
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: No

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Yes you can in that case if you had unprotected sex.

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Do I need a prescription for this medication?

Yes you do from your doctor or hospital

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
What’s the time length between taking the medicine and the intercourse?

Within 72 hours better

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Will this medication have side effects if I didn’t have tge virus?

Well tolerated --nothing serious expected

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
I don’t think there was full intercourse only genitals touching in this case do you recommend the medication? Sorry for too many questions I’m new to this

If no vaginal or anal penetration fully, then not required.

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Okay thank you so much


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