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Is citrulline safe for ED for a diabetic with HTN? Viagra (sildenafil) not working. If so what is a safe dose? Been on 3g a day for week nothing much happening.

Is citrulline safe for ED for a diabetic with HTN? Viagra (sildenafil) not working. If so what is a safe dose? Been on 3g a day for week nothing much happening.

Yes, but...: You can use but in moderation. Note: There's no magic pill, and it will never be. Citrulline is merely an Amino Acid in foods and produced in our own body. Clinically, The accumulating undesirable effect of aging + illnesses has deteriorated sexual function and overall energy and ability to the level unable to response and perform. So, see urologist to figure out what is next for you... pump? ... ...Read more

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Cellfood, l-citrulline, and chantix. Can I take these at the same time?

Cellfood, l-citrulline, and chantix. Can I take these at the same time?

Yes: I'm very glad you are undertaking to quit smoking. Don't expect either of the other two concoctions to affect your health or well-being either for better or worse. I have found no credible health claims for citrulline, and the ads for the other concoction include statements that any person who knows basic bioscience will recognize as obviously untrue. It's your money. ...Read more

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I was prescribed Percocet for pain. Can I take L-Citrulline while on Percocet?

I was prescribed Percocet for pain. Can I take L-Citrulline while on Percocet?

Probably: No scientific documented interactions between the two, but no documented evidence for the benefit of L-Citrulline too. If in doubt you can hold the L-Citrulline till done with the percocet. Good that you asked, need to exercise caution with multiple medicatins, best wishes ...Read more

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What is the difference between L-arginine and l citrulline and what are the benefits for me at 44yrs old.

What is the difference between L-arginine and l citrulline and what are the benefits for me at 44yrs old.

Do not need either: Eating a balanced diet rich in vegetables, fruits, whole grains, nuts; low in saturated fats; no tobacco and no more than one drink a day and exercise 30 minutes each day for good health. The supplements you mention are only good for lightening your wallet. ...Read more

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Does l-citrulline help in cases of ed?

Does l-citrulline help in cases of ed?

Yes: Works best if combined with l-arginine. Look up proargi-9 as a good brand. I take that myself for heart and overall vascular health. Remember - if you don't keep your heart and blood vessels healthy your penile vascular health will suffer as well - those blood vessels are about half the diameter of your coronary arteries! Ed frequently preceeds an mi by 6-12 months! ...Read more

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Does L-Citrulline trigger gout attacks or mitigate the damage of uric acid?

Does L-Citrulline trigger gout attacks or mitigate the damage of uric acid?

L citrullin: L citrullin and L Arginine are amino acids that increase Nitric Oxide production. Citrulline is an amino acid derived from watermelon. It is one of the compounds in the urea cycle. Because of this rule it theoretically could cause gout if you have a tendency towards it. Nitrous oxide supplements including arginine and citrulline have been showen to increase uric acid. ...Read more

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Taking viagra (sildenafil) is safe?

Taking viagra (sildenafil) is safe?

Not everyone: Doesn't help females. Only helps males w/erectile dysfunction. Don't take if you have cardiac disease, etc. Don't take with certain other medication such as Alpha blockers (given for high blood pressure and/or prostate problems). Check w/your doctor. There are some side effects as well. ...Read more

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How effective is viagra (sildenafil)?

How effective is viagra (sildenafil)?

Effective at what?: Sildenafil is generic form of branded Viagra (sildenafil) & Revatio. Former is indicated for use in erectile dysfunction for which it is very useful. Latter is indicated for use in pulmonary hypertension. Of course, inadequate dosing won't be effective but too much isn't good either. While it can be taken w/food, it takes longer to work w/fatty food. Http://www. Viagra. Com/taking-viagra/viagra-results. Aspx ...Read more

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Why is viagra (sildenafil) so effective?

Why is viagra (sildenafil) so effective?

It works!: Best part about viagra (sildenafil) & its competitors is no shot! Viagra (sildenafil), etc all work by increasing blood flow to the penis. Of course, it also requires sexual stimulation after swallowing the pill, unlike Alprostadil which can lead to an erection once taken even w/o stimulation. Just be sure you're not also taking a nitrate since the combination can lower your blood pressure dramatically & even kill you! ...Read more

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Which is better, viagra (sildenafil) or sialis?

Either: They both do the same thing - help erectile dysfunction. Viagra (sildenafil) tends to be short acting while Cialis is long acting. There is also once daily formulation of cialis. ...Read more

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What to expect when taking viagra (sildenafil)?

What to expect when taking viagra (sildenafil)?

Nothing? Something?: Why are you taking it? Did you talk it over w/your prescribing doc? If you don't need it, then don't expect anything. If you do need it, you might find an erection upon sexual stimulation, but not w/o it. Or you might suffer from side effects. Check out http://www. Drugs. Com/viagra.html for more info. Make sure potential side effect is worth desire benefit. Don't take in conjunction w/nitrates. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: viagra (sildenafil)?

Please describe the medication: viagra (sildenafil)?

Erectile dysfunction: Treats erectile dysfunction (trouble having an erection). Helps a man have an erection or have a better erection with his penis during sex. Also treats pulmonary arterial hypertension (high blood pressure in the lungs) in both men and women. ...Read more

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Are there coupons for drugs like viagra (sildenafil)?

Are there coupons for drugs like viagra (sildenafil)?

Rarely: These drugs are controlled by the manufacturer and unless they want coupons made, you will not find coupons anywhere. Typically, they do not make coupons for these types of drugs for the public but they do give coupons and/or vouchers for free pills or 30% off the price for your physician to hand out to patients. ...Read more

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What would happen if a woman took viagra (sildenafil)?

Very little: I've had a few women who have tried it and say it did very little. This surprises me in that the clitoris has similar erectile tissue as the penis but i'd have to say not much benefit. ...Read more

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What are the dangers of a viagra (sildenafil) overdose?

What are the dangers of a viagra (sildenafil) overdose?

See below: Blurry vision, headache, hearing lost, irregular heart beat, heart attack and possible death! ...Read more

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What will happen if a teenager takes 10 viagras (sildenafil)?

Viagra (sildenafil): Nit such a good idea he will end up in the ER ...Read more

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What is the adverse effect of viagra (sildenafil)?

Viagra (sildenafil) side effects: Check out http://www. Drugs. Com/sfx/viagra-side-effects. Html for info on Viagra (sildenafil) side effects, which actually apply in general to all drugs in PDE-5 inhibitor class. Most common complaints are referable to increase blood flow (which is what improves erectile function) eg muscle aches & sinus/nasal congestion. There are rare reports of sudden loss of sight & hearing. Do not take w/nitro ...Read more

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Why can't I ejaculate when on viagra (sildenafil)?

Why can't I ejaculate when on viagra (sildenafil)?

It has nothing: To do with the viagra (sildenafil). You may have anxiety or a problem with the nervous system like diabetes that prevents ejaculation. Check w/your doctor. ...Read more

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How does viagra (sildenafil) help an erection problem?

How does viagra (sildenafil) help an erection problem?

Erectile Function...: Viagra, levitra, (vardenafil) and Cialis are drugs that mimic a hormone produced in the veins at the base of the penis that cause venous constriction. This is the natural way that erections occur. The arteries can pump blood into the tissue but less blood can be released due to the veins being constricted.

It is a fairly simple and wonderful gift men have in our generation. ...Read more

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I need a prescription for viagra due to 6 months of ED.

I need a prescription for viagra due to 6 months of ED.

Not on this forum: Erectile dysfunction medications such as Viagra are not on the HealthTap formulary. That means a patient would not be able to get a prescription for drugs like Viagra or Cialis via a virtual consultation with a doctor on HealthTap PRIME (our primary care virtual medicine service). One's in-person primary care doctor should be able to help with an ED problem, such as finding out "why" there is ED. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for viagra (sildenafil) overdose?

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What is the treatment for viagra (sildenafil) overdose?

Symptomatic: Viagra (sildenafil) should be used per physician recommendations. Symptoms of overdose may include palpitations, arrhythmias, fainting, nausea, headache, priapism. Treatment is symptomatic- meaning if BP drops, give saline, if priapism lasting more than 24 hours may need to be surgically intervened. ...Read more

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