Viagra Side effects

Are there any adverse manifestations that can be caused by Viagra?

  • Viagra’s main component is a solution known as Sildenafil. It activates an increased blood circulatory process inside the penis. This helps men get and maintain an erection for longer periods of time
  • The list of common potential adverse effect may be comprised of: headache, lightheadedness, unsettled stomach, flushes, nasal blockage and eyesight problems, such as color alteration
  • The list of less frequent and dangerous adverse effects includes: nausea, blood found in urine, priapism, skin irritation, tachycardia, heart attack or convulsion
  • This medicine isn’t recommended to be used simultaneously with medicine that manages strokes, alpha blockers and remedies used for liver or kidney failure

How does this medicine work?

Its effect is directed towards managing symptoms related to impotence. The active component of this drug is Sildenafil. It helps keep the necessary level of blood circulation inside the penis, while there is a stimulant.

Can a man get side effects from its use?

cephalalgiaAll types of medication may cause adverse effects and Viagra is not an exception. It is crucial to talk to your physician. He will be able to identify if this medicine will be harmless for you and a prescription will be approved if everything is good with your health. There are no irreversible adverse effects in case of this medicine. No ongoing effects were identified.

The most frequent adverse effects that have an effect on between 1 in 10 and 1 in 100 men using this medicine are:

  • cephalalgia
  • lightheadedness
  • stomachache, vomiting
  • nasal blockage
  • issues with eyesight
  • hot flushes or skin flush

There is usually no need to worry about these adverse effects, as they will end after the first reaction. Talk to a specialist whether any of these manifestations become a reason for concern.

Infrequent side effects:

viagra side effectsThe most frequent adverse effects that have an effect on between 1 in 100 and 1 in 1000 men using this medicine are:

  • nausea
  • indigestion, abdominal ache,
  • skin irritation
  • eye inflammation or irritation
  • tinnitus, dizziness
  • nose bleeds
  • tachycardia or palpitations
  • changes in blood pressure
  • pain in muscles or chest
  • numbness, or sensitivity to ache
  • blood found in urine

Can a person experience and severe adverse effects from using Viagra?

This is a very rare and uncommon occurrence, but there were still cases when severe adverse effects were experienced. Their precise frequency has not been identified. These may be:

  • erections that may last for more than 3 hours
  • arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat)
  • stroke
  • convulsion
  • severe skin cracking
  • Stevens-Johnson syndrome (blistering skin)
  • intense allergic response

Medical assistance has to be sought in case if you encounter any of the adverse effects listed above.

Will the adverse action last long?

Of course, every case is special and every man has its own level of sensitivity to the active component. Most of the frequent adverse effects won’t last long and if you cease the administration of the drug then any manifestations will stop right away.

Are there any things that have to be avoided while using Viagra?

A dangerous interaction may happen between Viagra and particular prescription medicine. Your physician has to know every medicine you are currently taken. You need to be cautious with:

  • specific remedies used for heart attacks and other heart issues
  • alpha blockers
  • drugs taken to manage kidney or liver failure

Avoiding narcotic drugs would be a crucial thing to do. These may even lead to terminal effects. Other drugs that have to be avoided are nitrate-based.

Is there a way to decrease the risks associated with adverse effects?

  • Lightheartedness is a frequent adverse effect. If you want to decrease this manifestation then try to get up slower after you have been seated or lying down.
  • You can increase the effect of the drug, if you avoid drinking alcoholic beverages. It will take less for the medicine to have its effect and an erection will be more likely to take place.
  • Maybe the dose of Viagra has to be lowered. Talk to your physician about this option and see what effect you can achieve.
  • This medicine has to be taken on an empty stomach, but if you experienced any kinds of unpleasant manifestations, then try using it during a meal. The drug’s effect may be lessened, but you will have to identify a perfect balance for your case.

 

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