If you can get used to using condoms, you can relax and enjoy yourselves more during sexual activity.
If a condom breaks, or if you forget to use one, anti-HIV medications might prevent transmission.
Once integrated, the virus may become latent, allowing the virus and its host cell to avoid detection by the immune system.
Alternatively, the virus may be transcribed, producing new RNA genomes and viral proteins that are packaged and released from the cell as new virus particles that begin the replication cycle anew.
With proper treatment, the risk of passing HIV to newborns drops to 2% (see fact sheet 611.) Artificial insemination, a simple procedure, places the man’s sperm into the woman’s vagina. Odefsey (rilpivirine emtricitabine tenofovir alafenamide)475. Genvoya (elvitegravir cobicistat emtricitabine tenofovir alafenamide) You can print this fact sheet on a single page in Microsoft Word (.doc) format or Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) format.