... 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)
... most likely you are fine.
HIV is not easy to catch and
its even harder with the type of exposure you had.
you would have to be very unlucky for it to occur.. (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)
... unprotected oral and protected vaginal sex 2 times , one time i eject in her , second time condom broke from side of tip.i don't know the status of her . ... (3 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)
... I had and exposure over 6 weeks ago. I know symtoms do not diagnose hiv. With a csw the condom broke during vaginal intercourse and she advised me to get tested. Scared me to death. ... (14 replies)
... Thank you. I just wanna say your courageous and I know you said your positive and you take the time to help others. I used a condom and I was safe it Just broke but when she told me she might have it and she doesn't care who gets it I freaked out.she said she didn't feel well and I should get checked. ... (14 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)
... i had sex with a prostitute past week while having sex condom get broke..... i didn't know that for 10 sec then i come to know it was broke....then i changed to new one and ejaculated later...... ... (1 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)
... Thanks a lot Apollo & Friends for your replies, well apollo the following are the tests i have done and a brief history of my story :
8th May 2012 : Exposure to HIV Condom Broke ( 2 Condoms )
11th May 2012 : Same Story
( After which I was scared and read on internet about HIV felt very depressed and got sick like feeling ) I promised myself come what may I will never have... (30 replies)
... Recently I went to a "massage parlour". I had vaginal sex with the masseuse for about 2 minutes with a condom on. To my knowledge the condom was fine here. ... (24 replies)
... The condom broke pretty fast and I think i saw it in a couple of minutes. ... (1 replies)