The statutory health insurance funds in the Federal Republic of Germany will pay PrEP for the medically prescribed pre-exposure prophylaxis from 1 September 2019.
Continue reading Germany: PrEP Covered by The Statutory Health Insurances (September 2019)
Version for Europe – Updated 6 September 2019
Since September 2019: PrEP covered by the statutory health insurances in Germany
The Before Pill
Previous preventative measures – such as condom use during sex – have not been sufficient to stop the spread of HIV and AIDS. PrEP is a new medical option for HIV/AIDS prevention in the form of a pill. People at a greater risk of HIV infection now have additional options for effectively protecting themselves. Continue reading READY FOR PrEP!
Author: SPIT! (Sodomites, Perverts, Inverts Together!) – Carlos Motta, John Arthur Peetz, Carlos Maria Romero
English version for Colombia, 2018
Previous preventative measures – such as condom use during sex – have not been sufficient to stop the spread of HIV and AIDS en Colombia. Here 5.500 persons are getting infected with HIV every year, most of them men who have sex with men.
PrEP, a new medical option for HIV/AIDS prevention in the form of a pill, will hopefully be available for everyone here sometime soon.
Continue reading READY FOR PrEP IN COLOMBIA!
If you have statutory health insurance in Germany and want to take it in Germany, please read: PrEP covered by health insurance (since Sep 2019)
Since the end of 2017, there are two PrEP generics (emtricitabin/ tenofovir [disoproxil fumarate] – better known as Truvada®) available in Germany:
Continue reading How to Get PrEP From Germany to EU + Non-EU Countries
If you have statutory health insurance in Germany read PrEP covered by health insurance
Early 2019 Update
‘Duomevolen’ by Amneal (ca 50 EUR) and ‘Emtenovo’ by TAD Pharma (ca 60EUR/35 tablets) are available in all german pharmacies beside the Ratiopharm product.
December 2017 – New: PrEP for 70 EUR
The generic drug “Emtricitabin/Tenofovirdisoproxil-ratiopharm® 200 mg/245 mg Filmtabletten” by Ratiopharm costs 70EUR (30 pills) and can be prescribed by any doctor (also people from EU, CH and Norway).
September 2017 – New: PrEP for 40 EUR
The medication “Emtricitabin/Tenofovirdisoproxil HEXAL®” from Hexal is now available for EUR 40 per month at pharmacies specialized in treating HIV.
Continue reading PrEP Available At German Pharmacies!
PrEP (HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis) is the pharmaceutical protection against HIV infection. Right now, Truvada and its generics are used for this indication.
Continue reading PrEP In Switzerland Now!