Showing 166 news articles about Vaginal rings & topical PrEP

Filters Content type: Editors' picks Topic: Vaginal rings & topical PrEP

Topical PrEP involves vaginal rings, gels, douches or microbicides that are infused with antiretroviral drugs and are applied to the vagina or rectum in order to prevent sexual transmission of HIV. The dapivirine vaginal ring is the only form of topical PrEP that has been approved by regulators so far. It is a device that is worn inside the vagina for a month at a time, which women can insert and remove themselves.

Vaginal Ring: The Beauty of Choice

Editor's pick
RTI International
7 September 2020

The quest for the (vaginal) ring

Editor's pick
Mail & Guardian
20 July 2019

Vaginal implant might stop HIV transmission

Editor's pick
New Atlas
17 April 2018