Sildenafil 100mg tablets are the strongest erectile dysfunction treatment containing sildenafil, and are suitable for treating ED in men that has not responded to the starting dose or other ED treatments. Sildenafil 100mg is the generic equivalent to Viagra 100mg tablets. Sildenafil is available to purchase from The Independent Pharmacy Online Doctor following a quick, easy health questionnaire. They can be quickly and discreetly shipped to a location of your choice without the need for a face-to-face consultation.
Sildenafil 100mg tablets are available to buy from The Independent Pharmacy Online Doctor service, following a free consultation, to help to treat erectile dysfunction in men. To find out more about erectile dysfunction and see all the available treatments, see our Online Doctor Erectile Dysfunction page.
Sildenafil 100mg tablets are a generic treatment for erectile dysfunction (ED) in men. Sildenafil was first released under the well-known brand name Viagra, the ‘blue pill’ that has become iconic in the treatment of impotence. Once the patent on Viagra expired in 2013, generic treatments could be produced by drug manufacturers at a significant discount. Each manufacturer now produces different sizes and shapes of Sildenafil 50mg tablets, however they all contain the same active ingredient and should produce the same effect. Sildenafil is a PDE-5 inhibitor that treats erectile dysfunction by relaxing the blood vessels that feed blood to the penis, causing them to widen. This dilation allows a greater flow of blood to the penis, enabling it to become successfully erect.
Sildenafil 100mg tablets are the highest dose for patients who have tried Sildenafil or other erectile dysfunction treatments before, without achieving satisfactory results. Sildenafil 50mg is normally sufficient strength to treat some cases of ED however, increasing the strength to 100mg can improve symptoms where 50mg is ineffective. As with all ED medicines, Sildenafil isn’t always successful the first time you take it, it can take a few attempts for your body to get used to the treatment. It is recommended to take Sildenafil 100mg at least eight times to allow it to build up a full effect before switching to a different erectile dysfunction treatment.
Sildenafil increases the blood flow to the penis helping to achieve and maintain a satisfactory erection. Sildenafil will only help to produce an erection if you are sexually aroused, it will not help to get an erection without stimulation.
Sildenafil is the name of the drug contained in the branded medicine Viagra. Now that the patent on Viagra has expired other companies may make ‘generic’ versions of the drug, however they still must receive a product licence from the MHRA ensuring their safety. Due to increased competition ‘generic’ Sildenafil is available at a much lower price but still has the same effect and quality you would expect from a branded medication.
Pharmacist tip: Sildenafil should be taken 30 minutes to 1 hour before sexual intercourse. It lasts for 4 – 5 hours and you should try to avoid high fat meals around the same time as it may reduce the effectiveness of Sildenafil.
- You should take one Sildenafil 100mg tablet at least 1 hour before sex.
- Sildenafil can take up to an hour to take effect in some men, although it can take effect in as little as 20 minutes in some men.
- Sildenafil can produce an effect for up to 4 – 5 hours.
- You should never take more than tablet for erectile dysfunction (Viagra, Cialis, or Levitra) in a 24-hour period.
- You should take Sildenafil on an empty stomach and try to limit your alcohol intake to ensure it remains effective.
Each Sildenafil tablet contains sildenafil 100mg as the active ingredient.
Each tablet also contains: microcrystalline cellulose, calcium hydrogen phosphate anhydrous, croscarmellose sodium, megnesium stearate, poly(vinyl alcohol), titanium dioxide (E171), macrogol 3350 & talc.
If you do experience side effects from Sildenafil they may include headache, flushing, light headedness and rarely a stuffy nose or indigestion. Sildenafil has a small risk of nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, and skin rash as with all medicines. Please read the Patient Information Leaflet enclosed with your medicines for a full list of side effects.
If you experience any adverse effects from taking your prescribed medicine it is important to let us know immediately. Please log in to your online account and message one of our healthcare professionals or alternatively call us on 0117 971 1603. In a medical emergency you should contact the emergency services or go straight to your local Accident & Emergency.
Sildenafil 100mg tablets may not be suitable if any of the following apply:
- You suffer from heart disease or heart rhythm problems
- You have had a heart attack or stroke within the last six months
- You have high or low blood pressure
- You suffer from liver or kidney disease
- You are a haemophiliac
- You suffer from sickle cell anaemia or leukaemia
- There is a physical deformity of the penis
- You suffer from retinitis pigmentosa
- You have a stomach ulcer
If any of the above apply, it is important to let your prescriber know so they can judge whether Sildenafil 100mg tablets will be safe for you to use.
Sildenafil 100mg tablets can lower the blood pressure. For most men this isn’t a concern. However, this effect on blood pressure can be exaggerated if Sildenafil is taken with a nitrate drug, such as Isosorbide or Glyceryl Trinitrate (GTN). If taking nitrate drugs then Sildenafil 100mg tablets should not be used. Sildenafil 100mg tablets should be used in caution if combined with alpha blockers due to the potenial hypotensive effects.
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