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Is Etravirine Prescribed for Off-Label Reasons?

Off-Label Uses

On occasion, your healthcare provider may recommend etravirine for treating something other than HIV infection and AIDS. This is called an "off-label" use. At this time, etravirine could potentially be used off-label to prevent HIV infection in people exposed to the HIV virus (such as a healthcare worker who comes in contact with a contaminated needle stick). This is called postexposure prophylaxis (PEP).
 

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