Erectile dysfunction and premature ejaculation have become common problems of today’s generation. Erectile dysfunction is inability to get or sustain an erection for longer period of time. Premature ejaculation is ejaculating semen before or immediately after penetrating the vagina.
All the people lead a stressful life these days. Work pressure, deadlines to meet leave no time for oneself. Research has identified stress as the one of the main contributing factor to sexual dysfunction. Other causes include diseases such as diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol levels, psychological causes such as performance anxiety, depression, frustration and improper diet habits and addiction like smoking and alcohol consumption.
With more remedies on the market than ever, both sexual disorders of premature ejaculation and erectile dysfunction are treatable.
Tadapox tablets is the recent formulation in the market. It is a combination tablet containing two drugs Tadalafil 20mg and Dapoxetine 60mg. This formulation has a big advantage over the other medicines used in treating erectile dysfunction that it not only overcomes sexual dysfunction but also treats premature ejaculation.
Tadalafil in Tadapox tablets belongs to the class of drugs known as phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor (PDE5 inhibitors) which inhibit the action of cGMP specific phosphodiesterase type 5 on cGMP thus increasing the concentration of cGMP which in turn increases the flow of blood to the penis, enhancing the erection.
Dapoxetine in Tadapox tablets belongs to class of drugs called as the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI). It increases the concentration of a neurotransmitter called serotonin by inhibiting neuronal uptake of serotonin which is responsible for causing delay in ejaculation.
Tadapox tablets can be consumed by the men in age groups between 18-75 years. The action of the medicine lasts for six hours but in some cases it can lasts for ten hours also. The medicine should be taken 25- 30 minutes before engaging in sexual activity. There should be gap of 24 hours between two doses of this medicine. The tablets are to taken with a glass full of water. The tablets must not be crushed, broken or chewed.
Always consult your physician before starting these tablets. Never ever consume more or less dose than prescribed by the doctor. Overdose can lead to life threatening complications. The missed dose of this medicine should be taken as soon as you remember or you can skip the dose if it almost the time for the next scheduled dose.
This medicine is not to be taken by women, men under 18 years of age, men who are allergic to sildenafil citrate, men with diseases like diabetes, high blood pressure, enlarged prostate, deformities in penis, heart diseases.
This medicine has severe interaction with medicines such as α-blockers, nitrates and medicines used in treatment of enlarged prostate and depression.
Call your healthcare provide immediately if the following side effect do not subside on stopping the medicine
- Vision Disturbances
- Nasal congestion
- Difficulty in breathing
- Swelling of face
- Prolonged erection
Caution is advised while operating machinery or while driving as this medicine can induce mild dizziness. Avoid these activities as far as possible. The grapefruit juice should be avoided while on this medicine. This medicine is to be stored in cool dry place away from excessive heat and moisture.