A 22-year-old male asked:
why pde5 inhibitor cannot taken with nitrate? thanks
1 doctor answer
Dr. Grace Akoh-Arrey answered
16 years experience Pharmacology
Severe Interaction: This combination phosphodiesterase inhibitor (pde5) + nitrate has been shown to cause a drastic drop in blood pressure ( hypotension) a medical emergence that can result to death. Really deaths have been reported with this combination. Pde5 (some drugs in this class include viagra, (sildenafil) cialis, levitra).
Answered on Apr 16, 2016
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