Paying for PEP

Paying for PEP
How can I pay for PEP?

Depending on the reason you are prescribed PEP, you may qualify for free or low-cost PEP medicines.

Paying for PEP After a Sexual Assault

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Paying for PEP After an Exposure at Work

  • Your workplace health insurance or workers’ compensation will usually pay for PEP.

Paying for PEP for Another Reason

  • If you cannot get insurance coverage, your health care provider can apply for free PEP medicines through the medication assistance programs run by the manufacturers.
  • These requests for assistance can be handled urgently in many cases to avoid a delay in getting medicine.
  • Enrollment applications, such as Gilead’s Advancing Access form or NASTAD’s Patient Assistance tool, can be completed online, over the phone, or by fax.