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