Destiny. Age: 23.
Clue is on a mission to help you understand your body, periods, ovulation, and so much more. Start tracking today. HIV progressively destroys the cellular part of the immune system—particularly types of white blood cells called CD4 cells—which, over time, makes the person become immunodeficient 1. As the HIV infection develops in the body, the person will become more and more immunodeficient until they reach a point where they are classified as having Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome AIDS.
Cordelia. Age: 28.
What to do if a condom breaks
Here's your plan of action should accidental breakage or slippage happen. The treatment is a monthlong course of HIV antiretroviral medications, such as Truvada. Side effects can include extreme nausea and fatigue. Don't have a doctor?
Ophelia. Age: 22.
The Odds of Getting HIV, Ranked
I had sex with my girlfriend and the condom burst while i was inside her. I want to know if there is any chance i did not get infected? Thanks for your question — and the quick answer is that you are much more likely to still be negative.
She uses a car analogy to describe the situation of a condom breaking, dubbing it a fender bender. While people who do get pregnant have the option of an abortion—for now, at least—it can be more physically and emotionally challenging than taking Plan B before a pregnancy begins, she adds. Brennan also tells me that when it comes to HIV and unprotected sex, transmission is very much a risk after that hour window if the party with HIV is not already on treatment because people on HIV drugs are less likely to spread it. As someone who owns a dick and uses condoms, I can assure you that it is obvious for some people when a condom has broken.