Viagra: Its cost, side effects, dosage and how it works for men

Viagra in india

In India, we all know how much sex education is important but no one is ready to talk about it. There are other topics on which people want to know but wrong information available on internet and social media leads them to wrong direction.

One of the most significant topic for all time is Viagra.

You all must have heard about this word “Viagra” but may be you don’t get proper information for the same or never tried to talk to others.

In this post you will get to know everything related to Viagra like what exactly it is, how it works, why it is used, its side effects and all.

Firstly, Viagra is a kind of drug used to treat dysfunctional erectile. It is not responsible for increasing the sexual desire. It helps in relaxing the smooth muscle of penis to allow the increased blood flow and erection. It is safe in stable cardiovascular diseases including heart failure, hypertension, and coronary artery disease. As a medicine it is known as Sildenafil. It is a type of phosphodiesterase inhibitor.

Viagra in india

If you have erectile dysfunction and normally find it difficult to get a complete erection, Viagra might cause your erection to feel bigger than normal. However, it will not make your penis physically larger than its regular size.

How Viagra works

It usually takes 30 to 60 minutes for sildenafil to work for erectile dysfunction. You can take it up to 4 hours before you want to have sex. Taking sildenafil alone will not cause an erection. You need to be aroused for it to work.

Viagra should be used when you haven’t eat anything in a while or with the food. One should try to consume this drug one hour before sex as this medicine usually takes 30 minute to 1 hour to start work.

Viagra for Men

Viagra works for men to treat ED (Erectile Dysfunctional). It helps in maintaining the erection. It works by blocking the action of an enzyme i.e. PDE5. PDE5 is phosphodiesterase type 5.

The effects of Viagra lasts for 4-8hours, totally depend on individual person. It stays in your body upto 8hours doesn’t mean your erection should last that long.

Viagra tablets

Sildenafil, viagra

It is a oral therapy for erectile dysfuction. Key component of Viagra is the citrate salt of sildenafil, a selective inhibitor of cyclic guanosine monophosphate (cGMP)-specific phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5). Sildenafil citrate is white to off white crystalline powder with a solubility of 3.5 mg/mL in water and a molecular weight of 666.7.

There can be some other inactive ingredients like microcrystalline cellulose, anhydrous dibasic calcucium phosphate, croscarmellose sodium, magnesium stearate etc. in the medicine.

VIAGRA is formulated as blue, film-coated rounded-diamond-shaped tablets. It comes in a packs of 25mg, 50mg and 100mg . Each tablet contains all the inactive ingredients which is mentioned above. The doses of Viagra is recommended for men in India but it should only be taken as per doctors advice.

Dosage of Viagra

The usual first dose of Sildenfil (Viagra) is one 50mg tablet, which is taken with a glass of water an hour before the time you are planning to have sex. As you know Viagra is also available in doses of 25mg and 100mg, so your prescriber will be able to advise whether a lower or higher dose might suit you better.

Side effects of Viagra

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As there are pro and cons related to everything, so yes Viagra can cause some serious side effects-

  • Nausea
  • Vision Changes
  • Sweating
  • Cough with muscus
  • Irregular Heartbeat
  • Sudden Hearing Loss
  • A painful erection may lasts upto 4hours
  • Chest pain
  • Pain spreading to your jaw or shoulder
  • Lightheadedness
  • Swelling
  • Severe shortness of breathe

Some most common side effects in men after using Viagra

  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Abnormal vision
  • Warmth, redness or tingly feeling
  • Blurred Vision
  • Insomnia
  • Runny nose
  • Back pain
  • Muscle pain
  • Nosebleed
  • Stomach upset

So, before consuming the Viagra make sure to consult your doctor. Most importantly if you have any side effects dont forget to visit your doctor or pharmacist.

You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

Cost of Viagra

In India, Sildenafil Citrate cost per tablet will be around Rs.25 for 12mg, Rs 18 for 50 mg, Rs 27 for 100mg and Approx Rs 20 for 50 mg.

The original blue pill will cost Rs 594 (Rs 463 for 50 mg) as against Rs 25 or less for the desi or generic version of the drug known as Sildenafil citrate. Despite the price, Pfizer is confident that its Viagra will corner 10%-15% of the Rs 100 crore Indian market for Sildenafil citrate in the next 12 months.

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Store VIAGRA at room temperature between 68°F to 77°F (20°C to 25°C)

Keep VIAGRA and all medicines out of the reach of children

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