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  • General Information
    • 1-800-541-AIDS
    • 1-800-233-7432 Spanish
  • AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP)
    • 1-800-542-2437
  • HIV Confidentiality Hotline
    • 1-800-962-5065

CEI Program & Services for clinicians

  • (315) 477-8479 or visit
    • Post-Exposure Prophylaxis Hotline (PEP Line)
      • 1-866-637-2342
  • HIV/Hepatitis C
    • 1-866-637-2342
  • STDs
    • 1-866-637-2342

Pre Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) and Non-Occupational Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP)

Exposure to HIV is a Medical Emergency

There is emergency protection after a possible exposure to HIV, but you must act quickly. Exposure to HIV is a medical emergency.

You may be able to stop the infection by taking medications.

Go to a hospital emergency room right away or talk to your medical provider right away.

Print this fact sheet and take it to the emergency room with you

Non Occupational Post Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP)

Information for Individuals Who May Have Been Exposed to HIV

Clinical Information for HIV Non-Occupational Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP)

Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)

Information for Individuals Considering PrEP

Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Clinical Guidance and Other Resources for Providers