Eriacta® (Sildenafil Citrate)
In the age of nanotechnology, computer technology, the latest developments in various industries, and against the background of city smoke and instability of the environment, disorders of the male sexual system became very frequent. The erectile dysfunction is usually a result of stresses, troubles of any origin, overwork. Medicine industry has an effective remedy to treat sexual function disorders.
It is interesting that these days the Sildenafil-based generics available in the worldwide trade are produced all over the world. Most of all generics are manufactured in the European Union countries and India. As for pharmacokinetics we can say that profiles of all generics, as a rule, are similar to the profiles of original molecule in terms of excretion; the number of adverse reactions is also approximately same and averaged from 10.9 to 17% and action time lasts for 4-5 hours. Indications as well as contraindications for Sildenafil-containing products are similar. It ought to be said that these days exists adapted for women Sildenafil (Eriacta). It was designed for use by women suffering from tough vaginal dryness, anorgasmia and other diseases. The only thing has to be mentioned that clinical response of the medicine was not proven so far. What interesting is that other generics are restricted to use in women. There are articles, in particular, for example, dedicated to Eriacta (Sildenafil), reporting about its positive effect on the qualitative profile of spermatozoa. It was found that in small doses this agent is really capable to boost the activity of spermatozoa of A + B categories, but when a dosage is more than 250 mg it causes a hyper inhibitory action. According to the histological study a long-term use of Sildenafil-containing remedies does not affect cells of seminiferous epithelium.
Among existing Sildenafil generics such product as Eriacta currently presents an interest. This preparation has excellent properties. It is able to enhance and even restore an erection function disorder forever. This medication practically does not have contraindications; it is easily and quickly removed from the body. The conducted studies results show that its effectiveness and safety are comparable with the original remedy. During studies a significant positive impact on the erectile function and all components of overall sex satisfaction have been evidenced, which positively affected the quality of life of patients using Eriacta. Moreover, a safety profile of the remedy shows that such adverse reactions as headache and skin redness was lower compared to the original medicine. Also, a positive impact of the medicine on spermatogenesis was evidenced, and its price corresponds to other analogues.
Sildenafil (Eriacta) has been successfully used in the erectile dysfunction treatment in patients having different pathology in both mono- and combined therapy. It can be used in patients with various somatic diseases, and the conducted clinical trials results open new prospects for its application.
How does Eriacta (Sildenafil) work: the medicine raises the blood level in the penis, which helps the man to get sexual arousal in natural manner. The product starts its action during natural sexual arousal, and at the end of sexual intercourse the sexual organ comes to a state of relaxation. In other words, the drug affects only on the natural mechanisms of erection. The remedy begins to act in 40-50 minutes after intake. Duration of its action can vary from 5 to 7 hours, depending on the situation.
The agent helps in stressful situations; also it helps to patients diagnosed with diseases of the pelvic organs and a lack of hormones in the body.
It should be said that this product does not protect against sexually transmitted diseases, and does not affect the ability to conceive.
Eriacta® (Sildenafil Citrate) is a medical product and requires careful attitude to it. It cannot be taken by men diagnosed with serious diseases of the cardiovascular system, due to possibility of drop in blood pressure causing loss of consciousness or even death. This tablet should not be taken by men diagnosed with liver and kidney disease. These pills are contraindicated in case of determined oncology disease, and therefore it is better to use safer treatment. It should not be taken in case of individual intolerance to the medication components.
Also this product should not be used by persons under 18 years old, by women, including pregnant and breast-feeding females, as well as by persons with pronounced nervousness or excitability. Moreover, Eriacta is forbidden to persons suffering from Peyronie's disease; acute forms of diseases of the gastrointestinal tract; sickle-cell anemia and any other pathology accompanied by bleeding.
Initial safe daily dose of Sildenafil-containing medication is 50 mg. But at the same time maximum daily dose should not exceed 100 mg!
Sildenafil-based preparations are taken once a day. Patients in old age should take the drug in the previously described dosage. Please remember that taking drug together with fatty food results in delayed effect of the medication. Also it should be noted that in case of kidney failure the patient has to adhere to a certain dosage, which should be recommended by attending doctor.
How to take?
The pill is taken one hour before the expected sexual intercourse. The dose of the remedy can be reduced to 25 mg, or increased to 100 mg (it depends on the specific individual features of the body and the expected result).
Maximum 100 mg dose of the drug can be taken only once within 24 hours. The medicine is swallowed without chewing and washed down with water. Active stimulation is a necessary condition for an erection.
Being under pulmonary hypertension therapy the medication should be taken at a dosage of 25 mg three times a day. The interval between tablets intake should be 6-8 hours. Maximum single dose for patients with mentioned disease is 50 mg. Experts recommend increasing the dosage only in case of good tolerability. Patients with nephratonia can have the medicine in a standard dosage (in case of poor tolerance it should be reduced to 25 mg twice a day).
This remedy, as well as any other medications, should be used only after professional medical advice, including individual dosage determining.
In case of disorder of vision and hearing function this pharmaceutical product use must be stopped immediately.
Eriacta, which is Sildenafil-containing medication, does not cause serious side effects. But it should be said that using this drug such adverse reactions as redness, headache, nausea, abnormalities in the digestive tract, and changes in color perception can be manifested. Typically, these symptoms are short-term and usually they quickly resolved.
Sildenafil-based drugs use can cause the following adverse reactions:
- Feeling of heat;
- Drop in blood pressure;
- Tremor (shaking lower and upper limbs);
- Burning sensations and increased sensitivity of the skin;
- Insomnia, anxiety;
- Impaired visual function;
- Inflammation of the cornea of the eye;
- Impairment of hearing;
- Cough and obstruction of the upper respiratory tract;
- Dry mouth;
- Pain in the muscles and back;
- Increased body temperature;
In case of a Sildenafil (Eriacta) based drug overdose there should be prescribed medicines intended to reduce all of the listed symptoms.
In order to avoid next possible discomfort of Eriacta overdose the patient is recommended to take a half of the dose. In some cases, even a quarter of the tablet can be enough.
Sildenafil is not allowed to be taken concomitantly with preparations based on nitric oxide, nitrates and nitrites. This remedy also cannot be taken with such inhibitors of the CYP3A4 isoenzyme as Erythromycin, Ketoconazole, Nefazodone and others as well as some other medications against pulmonary arterial hypertension.
Concomitant administration of Eriacta with drugs affecting the CYP3A4 isoenzyme can result in a considerable prolongation in its action duration. There is no any interaction when this drug is coadministered with antacid agents.
In addition, simultaneous administration with adrenergic blocking agents can cause a drop in blood pressure, which in turn can result in dizziness. Furthermore, it can also provoke bleeding.
The following medicines also do not impact the Sildenafil activity: Warfarin; antidepressants; diuretics; hypotensive drugs (for example, Diroton, Amlodipine, etc.); Azithromycin (Sumamed).
The patient does not need to correlate the medicine and food intake as the food does not affect the effectiveness or speed of the remedy action.
However, this remedy cannot be combined with eating fatty foods, since this can weaken the effect of the agent action.
Drug and Alcohol
The Eriacta should be combined with alcohol. This interaction reduces the product effectiveness, and increases the risk of adverse reactions and also can result in feeling unwell.
Alexey: As soon as I overstepped the threshold of a certain age I faced a specific male problem. I always was quite active in sex, so for me this situation became uncomfortable. I had to go to a doctor, where I was prescribed these tablets. Now I can say that these pills helped me to feel like a king again. I certainly do not always use them, but the effect suits me completely.
Karina: My husband is not old. And as a sexual partner he was always good. But suddenly there was an incident. The doctor he addressed, prescribed him Eriacta to treat erectile dysfunction. It was necessary to take this pill one hour before sex, which my husband did. After a while, my husband found that pills really help. After the end of the treatment course, my husband's sexual functions came back.
Eugene: I have diabetes mellitus, which affected my erection. The doctor recommended to try Eriacta in a low dosage. The effect did not keep itself waiting. I am very glad.
Dmitri: Upon recommendation of a doctor, I bought these pills. At first I used a half dose and in an hour and half hours I felt positive effect. My girlfriend was delighted. I recommend this pill. I experienced some side effects, but they quickly passed.