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What about ART in pregnancy?

HIV drugs are very effective during pregnancy. Having an undetectable viral load also reduces the risk of transmitting HIV to your baby to almost zero.

ART used in pregnancy is sometimes different to standard adult treatment, This is to make sure the safest HIV drugs are used for you and your baby.

Treatment during pregnancy involves specialised care. For more information see the i-Base guide: HIV, Pregnancy and Women’s Health.

Last updated: 1 October 2019.