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Tadalafil is a prescription drug that comes in tablet form.Tadalafil is used to treat the male sexual disorder.Tadalafil is sold under two brand names,Cialis and Adcirca. It belongs to a drug class called phosphodiesterase5(PDE5) inhibitors.Tadalafil is mainly recommended for ED. To treat Erectile Dysfunction, Tadalafil helps by relaxing the muscles in the penis so blood can flow more efficiently to produce an erection. Tadalafil will help you get an erection, but you need to be sexually excited.

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Tadalafil is a prescription drug that comes in tablet form.Tadalafil is used to treat the male sexual disorder.Tadalafil is sold under two brand names,Cialis and Adcirca. It belongs to a drug class called phosphodiesterase5(PDE5) inhibitors.Tadalafil is mainly recommended for ED.

Why is Tadalafil used?

Cialis treats erectile dysfunction(ED) and benign prostatic hyperplasia(BPH).

Adcirca is used for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension(PAH).

The FDA has also approved Tadalafil to treat both BPH and erectile dysfunction (ED), where the two conditions co-exist.

ED is a common disorder in which you cannot maintain or keep an erection.

BPH is a prostate condition that causes problems with urination like urgency in urination, difficulty in urination, weak urine stream, and dribbling.

PAH is termed as high blood pressure in the blood vessels that supply within the lungs.

Every medication works differently. But the working of medication is interesting as it affects internally, which we can't see but can experience its effectiveness.

Tadalafil is classified as a phosphodiesterase5(PDE5) enzyme inhibitor.

To treat Erectile Dysfunction, Tadalafil helps by relaxing the muscles in the penis so blood can flow more efficiently to produce an erection. Tadalafil will help you get an erection, but you need to be sexually excited.

Tadalafil is only available if prescribed. It's essential to take Tadalafil as directed by a doctor or health care provider. Read and follow the instructions carefully mentioned in the provided patient information leaflet.

Tadalafil tablets come in different strengths like 2.5mg,5mg,10mg and 20mg.

Swallow the tablet as a whole. Do not break or crush it.

You may consume Tadalafil with or without food.

The tablet needs to be taken 30 minutes before performing the sexual activity or once a day.

Warnings are necessary information. It warns and makes people aware of the effects of Tadalafil and the things we should avoid and be careful of.

  • Tadalafil is not recommended for children and adults younger than 18 years.
  • People who are allergic to Tadalafil should not use it.
  • Avoid the usage of Tadalafil with other medications as they interact with them, which may lead to severe side effects.
  • Avoid the interaction of Tadalafil with grapefruit and alcohol because it may increase the level of Tadalafil in blood and drop your blood pressure.
  • Consult your doctor if you ever suffer from kidney or heart problems and want to consume Tadalafil.
  • Elderly people above 65 years are prescribed with low dosage.

The dosage is based on weight, age, medical condition, response to treatment, and other medication you may be taking. The dosage varies from person to person.

Typically the initial dose is small. The dosages are prescribed in two ways: for daily dosage and when needed. Daily dosages are smaller than needed doses.

The first way is to take 10mg once a day when needed, usually at least 30 minutes before sexual activity.

The other way to treat ED is to consume Tadalafil 2.5mg daily at the same time every day.

If you consume it daily in this way, you may attempt sexual activity at any time between your doses.

Every medication shows side effects. During the start of your treatment, you may notice some common side effects mentioned below that will disappear within a week.


  • By consuming Tadalafil, you may notice a headache or lightheadedness, and it will be difficult for you to concentrate.
  • Tadalafil affects your inner ear and causes you dizziness. You may feel that your surroundings are spinning.
  • By taking Tadalafil, you may feel that you will vomit, which is termed Nausea.
  • The medication may affect your stomach by causing stomach pain, upset stomach, and indigestion.
  • The expected effect of Tadalafil is Back pain. It is hard for us to perform any activity, but it will go away.
  • You may notice muscle pain in specific areas and feel deep, steady aches or random sharp points.
  • The membrane that lines the nose becomes swollen from inflamed blood vessels with excessive fluid, leading to a Stuffy nose.
  • You may also notice warmth and redness in your skin, flushing and feeling tingly.

Serious side effects are not common, but they can occur. If you notice any one of them, there is an immediate need for medical help.

  • Tadalafil may cause allergic reactions like rash or itching on the skin and swelling of the face, tongue, and throat.
  • Tadalafil, if used more, may lead to severe dizziness; you may feel lightheaded, and chances of fainting are increased.
  • We may notice problems in breathing like it becomes hard to breathe correctly.
  • It may lead to a sudden decrease or loss of hearing and sometimes ringing in the ear, also termed Hallucinations.
  • It is rare, but sudden loss of vision or blurred vision might happen.
  • Tadalafil may cause changes in blood pressure. It lowers the blood pressure, and symptoms may be dizziness, fainting, and blurry vision.
  • It mainly affects men's erection and prolongs it, also called Priapism. It is a painful erection that won't go away and lasts till 4 hours.

Tadalafil usually starts working within 30 to 45 minutes, and its effect may last longer.

When using Tadalafil for ED, the ability to have sexual activity may be improved for up to 36 hours after taking the tablets, or it may last longer for around 36 hours in your body. The tablet may work properly when a man is sexually aroused.

Tadalafil may interact with other medications, showing harmful effects on your body. So to avoid this interaction, you should be attentive.

Your doctor should know every type of medication you consume, like vitamins, herbs, or other supplements. So your doctor can manage all your medication schedules carefully.

The drugs which interact with Tadalafil are listed below-

  • Angina drugs(nitrates)

If you consume Tadalafil with nitrates, it decreases your blood pressure, and you may feel dizzy or cause you to faint. Examples of nitrate may be nitroglycerin, amyl nitrite, butyl nitrite, etc.

  • Oral antifungal drugs

Taking certain antifungal drugs like ketoconazole and itraconazole with Tadalafil may lead to low blood pressure, dizziness, fainting, and vision problems.

  • Antibiotics

If you take Antibiotics such as clarithromycin and erythromycin combined with Tadalafil, this may increase or decrease the tadalafil level in the blood.

 

Tadalafil is used to treat male sexual disorders. Tadalafil is especially recommended for Erectile Dysfunction. Tadalafil is only a prescription and not otc medication. Tadalafil increases the blood flow to the penis; this can help you have an erection if you are sexually aroused. You should be aware of warnings. You must be careful while consuming it as it shows side effects. The effectiveness of Tadalafil lasts for around 36 hours. Avoid the usage of two medications at the same time. Tadalafil allows a patient to take the drug regularly and on the needed basis to regain satisfaction with sex life as it helps to improve our sex life and maintain the balance between it.

Is Tadalafil Viagra?

Tadalafil's brand name is Cialis, and Viagra is the brand name for sildenafil. They both are different from each other but belong to phosphodiesterase5 inhibitors.


Can I take Tadalafil daily?

The second prescribed way of treating ED is to consume it daily. If you take it daily, you can enjoy your sex life and perform better sexual activity.




Does Tadalafil increase testosterone?

As per research and study, the testosterone level has been increased by consuming Tadalafil because of its high dosage schedule.


Does masturbating reduce testosterone?

No, masturbation doesn't have any noticeable effects on testosterone levels. It doesn't reduce or increase testosterone levels.



Is Tadalafil stronger than Viagra?

Tadalafil has one advantage, which makes it more potent than Viagra. Tadalafil lasts longer in the system till 36 hours but Viagra lasts till 4-5 hours.


What happens if I miss a dose?

If you miss a dose or skip a dose, take it immediately as you remember. Don't double the amount but be cautious about taking it usually. So never miss a dose but be careful by setting a reminder in your clock or mobile phone.


What happens if I overdose?

Using more or overdosing on Tadalafil may show a severe effect on your body which may be threatening. So always follow the recommended dose to avoid the adverse effects.

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