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Can I do something after probably been infected?

I had sex today with a hooker and the condom broke, I dunno if I got infected but if I did is there something I can do with household or pharmacy items to prevent getting infection? the same way as an antiretroviral method would?

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No. Is she HIV+?
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You can try and get emergency PEP. It generally works best when taken within 72 hours. It has a rough success rate of 70%.
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