... ndom and I was the receptive partner, they guy turned out to be positive and I tested neg after 13 weeks, so I might have been lucky, but your chances of getting HIV from the encounter you are describing are definitely really low!!!!! ... (5 replies)
... sure, I immediately took it off, I abstained from further sex washed my penis with soap and checked it for visible blood, none was found and no blood was on the condom either. My penis skin was red, I guess due to sex. ... (5 replies)
... Sorry, I misread that. Your risk is small, most condom breaks are but Cambodia does have a higher than average of persons with HIV, more so in the sex trade. ... (5 replies)
... Hi. Well you do have a risk although condom breaks seldom result in HIV transmission it would be fair to say, being in Africa you do have a higher risk due to the higher rate of HIV transmission. ... (5 replies)
... condom breaks rarely result in hiv transmission and you have no idea about status and with taking pep, your risk of getting hiv from this is so small you couldn't calculate it. ... (5 replies)
... you need to be talking to your doctor
as to when to stop taking medication.
from what you say,it would be unlikely that you caught HIV
from such a brief exposure but the chance to getting it is there.
you will probably be told to be tested after a certian amount time after you stop the meds. (5 replies)
... Thanks alot for your reply, it calmed me alot.
I want to know here the temperature goes well above 30 degrees and both Tenvir (Truvada) and Isentress need to be stored below 30 degrees, is it safe to store them in the refrigerator? (5 replies)
... I would like to know is PEP effective or is it a trial medicine? (5 replies)
... sure, i trust she has no Hiv or other STD. ... (7 replies)
... Thanks for your re-assurance , however it is sooo hard not to consider myself HIV + after all these symptoms and the high risk I had, I even contracted Chlamydia from the incident, which we know increases the chances of acquiring and passing HIV and other STDs, the guy was positive and it looks like he wasn't on treatment, he has a history of drug and alcohol abuse, and was... (22 replies)
... Thanks for the positive insight but I jus feel like I'm in that unlucky percentage. I understand you can't diagnose hiv based on symptoms. But do understand symptoms are what Dr's use to diagnose patients so it's kind of contradicting if you ask me. ... (2 replies)
... lationship is going great considering the fact that we have made it to almost 5 months in. However, we have never had any intercourse because I am unaware of his HIV status. ... (2 replies)
... I was affraid, so I took another condom and inflate it. ... (2 replies)
... The condom broke pretty fast and I think i saw it in a couple of minutes. ... (1 replies)
... If a condom broke you would only have a ring around the base of the penis, or it would be in bits. ... (5 replies)
... what risk do i have for hiv? ... (2 replies)
... I got worried and asked about her HIV status and she says she's ok but has not been tested in a while and has had multiple sexual partners recently.I decided to go to an ER and see about PEP. ... (10 replies)
... transsexual girl friend, not the female sex worker the condom broke with. ... (10 replies)
... "Should she test HIV negative, your HIV risk would be reduced even more to the very remote possibility that she was very recently infected and is still in her window period (HIV infected but not yet producing detectable levels of anti-HIV antibodies)."
I quoted this another forum. Do you think is it similiar case for me also?
btw thanks a lot for your answers (10 replies)
... prostitutes. It lasted for about 20 minutes and I had a condom on. However, as I was changing positions the condom was still on and not broken, but as I put my penis in her vagina the condom broke leaving my head exposed and I pulled out as soon as I heard this. ... (10 replies)