PEP / nPEP: An emergency treatment for exposure to HIV

When started within 48-72 hours following a high-risk HIV exposure, post-exposure prophylaxis can reduce the chances of your becoming HIV-positive.

The key is speed – report to your nearest Emergency Department to get PEP medication.

PEP Hotline for Connecticut (Managed by New York State)

National Clinicians’ Post-Exposure Prophylaxis Hotline (PEPline) 

  • 1-888-448-4911  9am – 8pm (Eastern Time) Mon-Fri, 11am – 8pm (Eastern Time) Holidays and Weekends