Country : WHO certified Thailand’s HIV/AIDS drug News

Country : WHO certified Thailand’s HIV/AIDS drug

The Governmental Pharmaceutical Organization (GPO) of Thailand disclosed on Friday, 2 November 2018 that the World Health Organization (WHO) has certified “Efavirenz Tablets 600 mg produced by the GPO and listed the said drug on the WHO Prequalified List, making it possible for national public health agencies from different countries and international organizations to order this medication from the Thai GPO.

 Efavirenz is the medication first prescribed to all HIV-infected people as the first line regimen to reduce HIV-infection in the body, enhance immunity system, and minimize the risks of other disease infection in people exposed to HIV virus.