Antiretrovirals & Syphilis

A study published online last week (1/16/17) on Sexually Transmitted Infections (sti.bmj.com/content/early/2016/11/30/sextrans-2016-052870) raised the possibility that therapeutic and preventative HIV antiretrovirals may inadvertently increase the incidence of syphilis. With increasing use of PrEP across the nation, we are going to see how true this is.

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