Truvada is a drug that functions against HIV. It was approved in the early 2000s. It lowers virus production and slows disease progression in the patients who are infected. In the July 2012, Truvada got approval to treat Pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP which made this drug beneficial as a preventive treatment for infection.


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