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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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No way to tell: Honest discussion is probably the best method. ...Read more
Cialis: Is the only one approved for daily use. The doses are smaller than the one-time doses. Check w/your physician. ...Read more
I am 30 year old man with no specific disease or medication.I take 25 mg viagra (sildenafil) in most of my intercourses. Will it make adverse effect in long term?
Likely: No medication is without risk or side effect, and this class can be fatal, or lead to surgical emergency resulting in loss of erection function. If you are having erectile dysfunction at 30 years old you need evaluated by a urologist and possibly neurologist to identify problem that symptom is pointing to. Your age group is not highly common to need meds to assist. ...Read more
Best medication for E.D ? viagra (sildenafil) gives me a headache , Cialis doesn't seem to work. I have been using prash . Anything new or better? type 2 diabetic
Does squirt soda contain enough grapefruit juice to interact with medications like viagra (sildenafil)?
Not in the: Amounts normal humans can consume.Get a more detailed answer ›
Whenever I take viagra (sildenafil) I start to get dizzy and black out. is this a normal side effect of this medication?
Stop taking med!: You mean this has happened more than once? And you haven't talked to your prescribing doc about this? Or sought medical attention? Sildenafil (Viagra) was originally studied as a potential treatment for high blood pressure. However, it wasn't very effective in that role but it can still cause low blood pressure & even passing out especially when taken w/nitrates. Best to stop & discuss w/your doc ...Read more
I need to get another Viagra (sildenafil) script. I take medication like Zoloft etc. that have side effects. my pcp wrote a script in the summer but am out. ?
Penile prosthesis: Its not that it's unsafe, but more so that it doesn't make sense. A penile prosthesis completely replaces the erectile chambers. There is very little to be gained by taking pde-5 inhibitors after having a penile prosthesis implanted. If the prosthesis is not creating full erections, see your urologist. There may be a problem with the device. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I Have high pressure and controlled by Ammolopress AT. Suffering from PE and Low libido. I am on medication for protein leak. Can I have Viagra (sildenafil) ?
I know you all are doctors but please be truthful. Is viagra, (sildenafil) cialis and etc. The only form of medications that will work for erectile dysfunction?
No: If you are experiencing this at 34 years old you need a full workup from a urologist. Various medical and psychological conditions can result in impotents. ...Read more
Is there medication can be given to increase blood flow to extremities while viagra (sildenafil) 100mg fails other than nsaids?Is ginseng good for hypertension
Yes;No; BacktoBasics: Blood flow determined by arterioles ; cardiac output under split second brain control. Circulation problems most commonly due to atherosclerosis in walls of arteries, sudden plaque ruptures ; clots. Atherosclerosis typically begins age 7 ; is driven by high LDL particles (not cholesterol which is made by every cell) with low large-hdl, above low nl blood glucose ; above low nl blood pressure. ...Read more
my wife is a known case of idiopathic pulmonary hypertension
she is on iloprost inhaler , diltiazem 120 mg TID & sildenafil 50 mg bid
she is 8 week pregnant now
we decide to keep the baby
we seek your advice about her medication specially diltaze
Very difficult: This is a very specific question that needs to be answered by a pulmonologist with extensive experience treating idiopathic pulmonary hypertension and this is not an appropriate forum because treatment is often highly individualized. If you choose to use HealthTap for this question, then you must at least choose a Concierge visit with a selected Pulmonary specialist. Good luck to you both! ...Read more
Does any stomach medication (zantac/Prilosec) interact with sexual stimulants? (Viagra (sildenafil) 100mg)
Viagra (sildenafil): Viagra is the only brand of sildenafil which is not yet available as a generic. Sildenafil is a pde-5 inhibitor. All pde-5 inhibitors are only available in the states as brands, not generics. Compare cialis, levitra, (vardenafil) staxyn & stendra to viagra. What's best for you may not be best for someone else but as a class, they all have the same benefit & side effect profile. And none can be taken w/nitrates. ...Read more
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer