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National guidelines for post-exposure prophylaxis after non-occupational exposure to HIV

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Sexual Health 4(4) 277-283
Published: 23 November 2007

Australian Guidelines for Non-Occupational Post Exposure Prophylaxis

Approved March 2007

Online ISBN: 1 74186 125 X

Publications Approval Number: 3939

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13 13Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing 2006. National HIV Testing Policy, Canberra

14 14Commonly prescribed NRTIs are AZT and lamivudine (3TC) or 3TC and tenofovir or emtricitabine and tenofovir; lopinavir/ritonavir is an enhanced PI; efavirenz is a NNRTI.

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