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Efavir is manufactured by Cipla pharmaceuticals Limited, India.
This medication is usually used with at least 2 other medications to help control your HIV infection, thereby improving your quality of life. It also lowers your risk of getting HIV disease complications (e.g., new infections, cancers). Efavirenz belongs to a class of drugs known as non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors.
Efavirenz is not a cure for HIV infection and it does not prevent the spread of HIV to others through sexual contact or blood contamination (e.g., sharing used needles).