DESCOVY® for HIV-1 pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is indicated in at-risk adults and adolescents (≥35 kg) to reduce the risk of sexually acquired HIV-1 infection, excluding individuals at risk from receptive vaginal sex. HIV-1–negative status must be confirmed immediately prior to initiation.

Limitation of Use: DESCOVY FOR PrEP® is not indicated in individuals at risk of HIV-1 from receptive vaginal sex because effectiveness in this population has not been evaluated.

Please see below for Important Safety Information for DESCOVY.

How can eligible patients reduce cost for DESCOVY FOR PrEP®?

Over 98% of Gilead Advancing Access® Co-pay Coupon Card users pay $0 each month for DESCOVY FOR PrEP®1,*,†

  • The Gilead Co-pay Coupon Card program may help eligible, commercially insured individuals lower their out-of-pocket costs*
  • This program covers up to $7200 in co-pays per year with no monthly limit for DESCOVY FOR PrEP

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Monday–Friday, 9 AM to 8 PM ET

*Co-pay coupon support is available for commercially insured, eligible individuals only. Additional restrictions may apply. Subject to change; for full terms and conditions, visit This is not health insurance. Only accepted at participating pharmacies.

Source: Data on file; as of 07/31/2023.

Advancing Access also offers:


Program will help research and verify the individual’s insurance coverage for their prescribed Gilead medication and receive information on in-network pharmacy restrictions.

Prior Authorization

Program provides information if individual’s insurance company requires the completion of a Prior Authorization for Gilead medication.

Assistance Program

If individuals lack insurance coverage and meet the program criteria, they may be eligible to receive Gilead medication free of charge.

The Advancing Access program has other resources related to helping individuals access DESCOVY FOR PrEP.

Live support is available for eligible individuals

Advancing Access specialists can help provide insurance information support, including determining prior authorization and appeals process requirements, and connect people to available resources to help them navigate coverage.

They can also help individuals prescribed DESCOVY understand and navigate health insurance and Gilead medication costs. For more information, you can direct individuals to visit or call 1-800-226-2056.

Don’t let cost be the barrier once you have decided DESCOVY FOR PrEP is the appropriate HIV prevention choice.