Serodiscordant Couples, ARVs and Safe Conception

For HIV-serodiscordant couples who want to conceive through intercourse, the use of antiretroviral therapy for the HIV-infected partner and pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for the HIV-negative partner combined with careful supervision by a medical provider can be a useful tool for reducing the risk of HIV transmission during conception.

Citation: Matthews LT, Smit JA, Cu-Uvin S, Cohan D. Antiretrovirals and safer conception for HIV-serodiscordant couples. Curr Opin HIV AIDS 2012, 7:569-578.

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