Did you know that HIV transmission can be prevented with a pill?
Would it not be a good thing to HALT the spread of HIV (or at least slow its spread to below the threshold for it to remain in the population long term)?
Sort of like the effort put into to stopping smallpox and making polio rare?
Truvada PrEP is estimated to be greater than 99% effective.
Across the US border it costs about $70. But here? Something like $4,000+, unless your insurance covers it, then $600+.
Putting two generic medicines into a single pill warrants x50 price increase and a patent to cover that?