Erectile dysfunction (ED) is a topic that most men do not want to discuss, but an open conversation is must to find out the right solution. The occasional difficulty in obtaining or maintaining an erection is normal. It’s only a problem when a man face regularly difficulty in maintaining or achieving an erection. There are number of different reasons for developing erectile dysfunction. The reason can be physical or psychological
Branded medicines like Sildenafil citrate (Viagra), Tadalafil (Cialis) and Vardenafil (Levitra).
Generic medicines like Suhagra, Tadalis, and Silagra etc.
Treatment with herbs or other natural supplements.
About Sildenafil citrate
Sildenafil citrate is the active component of the most popular brand Viagra
The discovery of sildenafil citrate was a breakthrough in the field of sexual medicine.
It is belongs to pharmacological class of drugs known as PDE-5 inhibitors. It is a prescription based drug.
Mechanism of Action Sildenafil generic tablets inhibits the action of the enzyme PDE-5 and stops the degradation of cGMP. This inhibitory action leads to increase in the concentration of cGMP. The cGMP is responsible for producing relaxation of smooth muscles and dilation of the blood vessels inside penis .
The dilated blood vessels let more amount of blood to enter into the penis which results in firm and strong erection of penis that gives complete sexual pleasure and sexual satisfaction.
Directions for use
The widely recommend dose and the most effective dose is 100mg once a day.
Do not crush, break or chew the tablet.
Swallow this medicine as a whole with a glass full of water
This medicine produces the desired action only if consumed 30 to 45 minutes before having sexual intercourse.
Consume this medicine every 24 hours.
Take this medicine as per directions of the physician
Onset of action and Duration of effect
The effect of this medicine is observed in 30 to 120 minutes after taking the medicine. The onset of action depends on the individual patient’s body physiology. The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 4 hours.
Nausea and Vomiting
Inflammation of the skin
Shortness of breath
Warnings and precautions
Avoid simultaneous use of Sildenafil citrate tablets with
Other PDE5 inhibitors
Do not drive or operate machinery while on treatment with Sildenafil citrate tablets.
This medicine is not suitable for use in pregnant women, women who are planning pregnancy, nursing mothers and men below 18 years of age.
What in case of a missed dose? Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the dose if it’s almost the time to take next scheduled dose. Do not consume extra dose in order to compensate for missed dose.
What in case of an drug overdose? Contact the healthcare provider immediately if you experience symptoms such as headache, blurred vision, nausea, dizziness and fainting, and irregular heartbeat.