Sildenafil Citrate in any medicine form is used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction in men and should be consumed under the advice of the doctor due to the fact that the reaction and effect on any particular individual’s immune system may differ and the results may vary from person to person. The patient takes a maximum of one pill in a 24-hour period, between 30 minutes to 1 hour before sexual intercourse to observe the desired outcome of the tablet. The tablet and other forms of medicine of Sildenafil Citrate are available in doses of 25, 50, or 100 milligrams to be taken by mouth with a glass of plain water as per the instructions prescribed by the doctor in the prescription. For patients with a history of kidney disease, heart disease, low blood pressure and cardiovascular risks the usage of this medicine is strictly prohibited. It is also advised that you should never take more than one Sildenafil Citrate tablet at any one time and not more than once a day to avoid any side effects from surfacing.
What is the use of sildenafil citrate
Most common use of Sildenafil Citrate is treatment of erectile dysfunction, or impotence. These pills are usually blue in color and diamond in shape with word “Pfizer” inscribed at single side and “VGRxx” inscribed on other side (means dose capacity such as 25, 50,100 in milligram).
Before Taking sildenafil citrate
Sildenafil Citrate is not approved for any woman; therefore women should not take Sildenafil Citrate.
Sildenafil Citrate is very sensitive for men older than 60 years. They should initialize with little dose and increase if it is tolerated and having no side effects.
Patients with Angina should not use Sildenafil Citrate because sexual activity can affect Angina.
Sildenafil Citrate is not for childrens or newborn, so they should avoid this.
How should take sildenafil citrate
First you should consult to your doctor before using it. When you are taking Sildenafil Citrate:
You should wait to start Sildenafil Citrate properly, you should not erect instantly.
Mostly Sildenafil Citrate work within 30-40 minutes, but for some men it also works just in 14-15 minutes (according to a survey).
After physical contact, erection will go away.
For fastest result, take Sildenafil Citrate after low-fat meal or before food.
Sildenafil Citrate does not protect HIV (Human Immuno deficiency virus) or STDs (sexually transmitted disease).
What happens if missing a dose of sildenafil citrate
If you missed any dose, there is no need to worry, because it is only for medication when it’s needed.
What happens if overdose of sildenafil citrate
Seek you nearest medical or emergency help, call to doctor immediately. Do not take Sildenafil Citrate while taking revatio. Overdose can be harmful; following are the symptoms of overdose of Sildenafil Citrate:
Swelling throat, lips or face
Difficulty in breathing
Numbness in jaw, neck or Arms
Sudden hearing or vision loss
What should to avoid while taking sildenafil citrate
Always consult to your doctor before taking it.
Never drink alcohol, it can increase side effects of Sildenafil Citrate.
Avoid using other medicine for impotence.
What are the side effects of sildenafil citrate
Immediate call your emergency when you face sign of allergy such as pimples; difficulty in breathing; face swelling, lips, tongue, or gullet. If you become faint or disgusted, or have pain, anesthetized, or itchy in your chest, arms, neck, or jaw during sexual activity, call your doctor. You could have these serious side effects of Sildenafil Citrate:
sudden vision loss;
ringing in your ears, or sudden hearing loss;
chest pain or heavy feeling, pain spreading to the arm or shoulder, nausea, sweating, general ill feeling;
swelling in your hands, ankles, or feet;
shortness of breath;
feeling light-headed, fainting; or
Penis erection that is painful or lasts 4 hours or longer.
Other drugs affecting when take sildenafil citrate
There are certain medicines can harmful with taking Sildenafil Citrate and cause you serious problem. If you are facing any erectile malfunction or having these medicines please inform the doctor:
An antidepressant like Nefazzodone
Antibiotics such as Calithromycin (Biaxin), Ketek (Telithromycin), Erythromycin (Pediazole)
Tuberculosis medication such as Isoniazid
HIV medicines such as Invirase (Saquinavir), Rescriptor (Delavirdine)
This list is not exhaustive. Consult your doctor for a detailed list of drugs that may interact with Viagra.
Always remember to keep your each and every medicine away from children and never share your medicine with others.