Post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) treatment Updated guidance for Inter-Agency Reproductive Health Kit 3 (2016)

Updated in August 2016, this guidance describes the new recommended PEP protocol for the prevention of transmission of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in the management of survivors of rape. PEP is now composed of 3 ARV medicines as per WHO recommendations. This guidance is to be used by qualified health care providers (medical doctors, clinical officers, midwives, nurses and health counselors) who are responsible for medical care of survivors of rape.

Source: UNHCR and UNFPA