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Please describe the medication: levitra (vardenafil)?

Please describe the medication: levitra (vardenafil)?

Levitra (vardenafil): Levitra (vardenafil) is a medication used to treat erectile dysfunction. It is a phosphodiesterase 5 inhibitor (pde5) in the same family as viagra and cialis. It last about 4 hours, should be taken on empty stomach without alcohol, 45 min before intercourse. All of these medications are safe but can be dangerous for patients that take nitrate. ...Read more

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Do drugs like levitra (vardenafil) and viagra pose a danger?

Do drugs like levitra (vardenafil) and viagra pose a danger?

Possibly: Common side effects of viagra (sildenafil) include headache, flushing, heartburn, nasal congestion uterine contractions (period cramps), abnormal vision, diarrhea, dizziness, rash, high or low sugar levels, high uric acid levels, high sodium blood level, abnormal liver function tests, and photosensitivity. Serious reactions can include heart attack, stroke, sudden death, prolonged painful erection. ...Read more

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Which drug is more effective for treating erectile dysfunction - viagra, cialis or levitra (vardenafil)?

Which drug is more effective for treating erectile dysfunction - viagra, cialis or levitra (vardenafil)?

See remark: All three drugs have same basic ingredient They all work well, each may have few whistles & bells. Cialis stays in our system about 3 days. I tell my patients it is like comparing Plymouth & Dodge...or chevy and Pontiac.
For some reason some respond to one more than others.. ...Read more

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Can I buy levitra (vardenafil)?

Can I buy levitra (vardenafil)?

Need prescription.: Medications for erectile dysfunction such as viagra, cialis, and Levitra (vardenafil) require a prescription from a doctor. These prescriptions can be filled at almost any pharmacy. Do not try to purchase these medications online or abroad without a prescription, since many of these operations ship counterfeit medications that as best have minimal effect and at worst can be toxic. ...Read more

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How can levitra (vardenafil) work exactly?

How can levitra (vardenafil) work exactly?

Levitra (vardenafil): “Vardenafil prevents an enzyme called phosphodiesterase-5 (PDE-5) from destroying cGMP so that cGMP persists longer. The longer cGMP persists, the more prolonged the engorgement of the penis.” See: http://www. Medicinenet. Com/vardenafil/article. Htm ...Read more

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What is the price range of levitra (vardenafil)?

Here is. ..: In the U. S., its price may widely vary around $7.5-15 / 20-mg tab. So, call and check around for better price. I learned such price from my patients' experience. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how levitra (vardenafil) work exactly?

Levitra (vardenafil): “Vardenafil prevents an enzyme called phosphodiesterase-5 (PDE-5) from destroying cGMP so that cGMP persists longer. The longer cGMP persists, the more prolonged the engorgement of the penis.” See: http://www. Medicinenet. Com/vardenafil/article. Htm ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: levitra (vardenafil)?

What is the definition or description of: levitra (vardenafil)?

ED medication: Levitra (or vardenafil) is an fda-approved drug in the class of agents known as phosphodiesterase 5 (pde-5) inhibitors, which are used to treat male erectile dysfunction. Vardenafil is also know as staxyn. Other medications also in this class include viagra (sildenafil) and Cialis (tadalafil). This medication is only available with a prescription. ...Read more

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Can somebody tell me how does levitra (vardenafil) work exactly?

Levitra (vardenafil): “Vardenafil prevents an enzyme called phosphodiesterase-5 (PDE-5) from destroying cGMP so that cGMP persists longer. The longer cGMP persists, the more prolonged the engorgement of the penis.” See: http://www. Medicinenet. Com/vardenafil/article. Htm ...Read more

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Can you cut a 10mg Levitra (vardenafil) in half? It's not scored.

Can you cut a 10mg Levitra (vardenafil) in half? It's not scored.

Yes: Use a pill cutter and you can cut it. Not sure what a low dose would do, but. Certainly worth a try. ...Read more

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How many consecutive days can you take 20mg of levitra (vardenafil)?

Levitra: Daily is ok: Levitra (vardenafil) is out of your blood stream in three to four hours. So, taking it daily....If you want to is safe. The only caveat would be if you were on any nitrates as medication for your heart. ...Read more

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When will levitra (vardenafil) be available in generic form in the usa?

Eventually: It depends on when the patent runs out when it will become available as a generic. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what is the recommended dosage for levitra (vardenafil)?

Levitra (vardenafil): Most men start at 10mg. Max recommended dose is 20mg. And 5 mg can be considered for men > 65 years old, ...Read more

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Can you take 36 hour ciliais (20mg) and then take Levitra (vardenafil) 20mg 24 hours after the cilais? Thank you

I wouldn't: You want to be very careful with this class of medications which cause visual symptoms or extended errections- which can be harmful. You should wait at least 48 hours after cialis, and ideally should be taking one or the other medication. You should also have your doctor check a endocrine workup such as your thyroid and testosterone levels- additionally nutrition such as Vitamin D. ...Read more

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Just started on Levitra (vardenafil). 10mg worked 1st time but hasn't really since. I know it also comes in 20mg...Can I take 2 of the 10mg or would I need new Rx?

Dosage?: It would be ok to take 2 of the 10 mgm tablets for a total dose of 20 mgm this assumes of course that you had no side effects from the 10 mgm dose ...Read more

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Can I buy levitra (vardenafil) over the counter?

Can I buy levitra (vardenafil) over the counter?

No: Levitra, (vardenafil) and all of the other medications like it (the pde-5 inhibitor class), are only available with a doctor's prescription. ...Read more

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Can I take cialis and Levitra (vardenafil) together?

Here are some...: Try taking either one separately and see which one works better for you. As to using both at the same time, you may try but together no to exceed a total dose of 20 mg for average adult. How to use these drugs (PDE-5 inhibitors) and how to improve potency? Please peruse and follow ideas and practice described in http://formefirst. Com/eBlogList. Html & http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter. Html. ...Read more

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What is levitra (vardenafil)? What are its side effects?

Levitra (vardenafil) side effects: See: http://www. Drugs. Com/sfx/levitra-side-effects. Html

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Hi docs, would levitra (vardenafil) help me last longer?

Here are some. ..: All PDE-5 inhibitors such as sidenafil, vardenafil, tadalafil work through the "same" mechanism although they exert their effect at different pace due to their metabolism and manifest different profile of side effects due to their variation of different PDE receptors at different tissue/organs. Which one suit you better? Try out although Levitra may last longer but does mean being better. So, ask. ...Read more

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Could one levitra (vardenafil) last for multiple erections?

Could one levitra (vardenafil) last for multiple erections?

Levitra (vardenafil) for hours: Yes! Levitra (vardenafil) or any other PDE5 inhibitor will be in your system for it's manufactured time frame.

PDE5 inhibitors only improve the blood flow into the penis. They do not cause erections, and do not change your latency to have multiple erections. ...Read more

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Can taking levitra (vardenafil) help me last longer during sex?

Can taking levitra (vardenafil) help me last longer during sex?

Here are some. ..: Probably not, but you may try and see since it's primarily designed for "real" erectile dysfunction, not premature ejaculation. More detail? Ask & work with urologist timely. Best wish. .. ...Read more

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Could one levitra (vardenafil) last for multiple erections? Please tell me?

Could one levitra (vardenafil) last for multiple erections? Please tell me?

Maybe, but. . .: Of course, the obvious question is over what duration? Hours? Days? Weeks? While Cialis (tadalafil) was often marketed as the weekend drug because of its long half-life leading to potential effectiveness of one tab over the course of a weekend, Levitra (vardenafil http://www. Drugs. Com/levitra. Html) has a shorter half-life, so it's less likely 2 b effective 4 multiple erections depending upon time ...Read more

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Can I take 20mg Cialis tonight and 20mg Levitra (vardenafil) tomorrow night?

Yes: 20 mg is the maximum daily dose of both of those medications. Taking these medications in higher doses or more frequently than recommended can result in priapism (painful erection that won't go away) ...Read more

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Can you take 20 mg cialis then 20 mg levitra (vardenafil) alternating every 24 hrs?

Cialis is: Recommended to be taken once every 24 hours at same time. Levitra (vardenafil) is recommended also to be taken once every 24 hours. So you can take either once a day. But not both on the same day or less than 24 hours apart. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more

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What happens if I take 5mg Cialis for daily use and 10mg levitra (vardenafil) at the same time nearly every day.?

What happens if I take 5mg Cialis for daily use and 10mg levitra (vardenafil) at the same time nearly every day.?

Pass out: Be very careful. You may overdose on nitrates which can drop your blood pressure and make you pass out. It's also dangerous for your heart. Lastly, you may get a very nasty headache that lasts several hours. ...Read more

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Can I take 20mg of levitra (vardenafil) 24 hours after taking 20mg cialis? I find Cialis wears off somewhat after 24 hours.

Erection Meds.: 24 hrs is ok. They work on different mechanisms. Do u really need take something every 24 hrs? . Evaluate one works best aa Cialis is long acting and levitra (brother to viagra) is short acting. Also depends on ur age. Cialis comes in daily dose 5 and2.5 mg to help prostatic problems, again pending age. Doesn't seemdaily dose is great but u didn't give ur age. Best would be Levitra (vardenafil) 1 hr before. ...Read more

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If I am fine with 10mg levitra (vardenafil) that lasts for about 4 hrs, will taking 20mg helps to extend it to 8 hrs? Is it safe?

If I am fine with 10mg levitra (vardenafil) that lasts for about 4 hrs, will taking 20mg helps to extend it to 8 hrs? Is it safe?

Not really: It is about half life, you might extend it for over four hours not 8 hours. No medication is 100% safe, higher dose is associated with higher side effect. ...Read more