Efavirenz is a biologic used as allotment of antiretroviral analysis (ART). It is aswell alleged Sustiva or Stocrin. It is bogus by Bristol-Myers Squibb. Generic versions accept been tentatively accustomed beneath PEPFAR (see actuality area 925.) Efavirenz is aswell allotment of the aggregate medication Atripla.
Efavirenz is used forth with added medications to amusement animal immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. Efavirenz is in a chic of medications alleged non-nucleoside about-face transcriptase inhibitors (NNRTIs). It works by abbreviating the bulk of HIV in the blood. Although efavirenz does not cure HIV, it may abatement your adventitious of developing acquired immunodeficiency affection (AIDS) and HIV-related illnesses such as austere infections or cancer. Taking these medications forth with practicing safer sex and authoritative added life-style changes may abatement the accident of transmitting (spreading) the HIV virus to added people.