U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 31-year-old female asked:

Can trivenz prevent the virus to my unborn child while taking them when i am pregnant nd hiv+?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Pre-natal/natal care: Present aggressive management of pregnant HIV moms has reduced fetal/neonatal transmission from ~ 40 to less than 5%. By reducing mom's viral load, the transfer of the disease may be avoided.The babies receive meds at birth until later testing verifies that they escaped the disease.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Nov 25, 2018


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.