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Wednesday, May 9, 2012
FDA Reviews a Drug to Prevent HIV
However, not all of the FDA panel supported the drug. Truvada would have to be taken everyday to effectively prevent HIV, and the price is as lofty as $900 a month. The FDA argues that this price puts people without health insurance at an extreme disadvantage.
Here's hoping that after more research, that price goes down, and we can see a future that is HIV free.