Cialis

Cialis is a medication that is used in the treatment of erectile dysfunction. The drug comprises of an active component called Tadalafil which plays a major role in bringing erection in men during sexual activities. Cialis is known to work by relaxing the muscles found in the walls of blood vessels and improving the flow of blood towards certain parts of the body, particularly the genitals. This enhanced blood flow helps men to achieve a firm erection that can last for quite a long time. Cialis is also used for treating the symptoms of benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH) otherwise known as an enlarged prostate.

Cialis product description:

Tadalafil is a selective inhibitor of cyclic guanosine monophosphate (cGMP) – specific phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5) and it represents a molecular weight of 389.41. Cialis appears to be as a crystalline solid which is practically soluble in water and lightly soluble in ethanol. The Cialis tablets appear to be in almond shape and each tablet consists of 2.5, 5, 10 or 20mg of Tadalafil. Along with this, they also have few inactive ingredients like hypromellose, lactose monohydrate, microcrystalline cellulose, croscrmellose sodium, titanium dioxide, sodium lauryl sulfate, triacetin, hrdroxypropyl cellulose, iron oxide, and talc and magnesium stearate.

How to take Cialis

Cialis can be taken orally with a glass of water irrespective of having had food or not. This drug is usually taken once each day. Cialis is not to be taken more than one pill per day as its effect lasts in the body for about 36 hours. You should not break or spilt the tablet and instead you should take it as a whole. When you are taking Cialis for treating ED, you should take this drug before any planned sexual activity so as to allow the pill to work in the body. Do not take Cialis in smaller or larger doses than what is recommended as doing so can result in unfavorable health consequences. Cialis works only when a man is sexually stimulated, an erection does not happen if you just take the pill.

Cialis Dosage

The doctor will titrate your dose depending upon the severity of erectile dysfunction condition and also upon your body’s response to the drug.

Precautions to be followed while taking Cialis

Cialis comprises of certain inactive ingredients that could cause allergic reactions in your body. Inform your doctor if you are allergic to this drug or to its ingredients or to any other meds so as to help the doctor analyze if Cialis can be the right choice of ED med for you. Speak to your doctor of all your medical history. Do not use heavy machinery or drive vehicles as this drug has the tendency to cause dizziness. Inform your surgeon or dentist before having any surgery or dental checkup that you are taking Cialis.

Cialis side effects and interactions

Cialis can cause allergic reaction on the body like hives, breathing, and swelling of the face, tongue, lips or throat. It can also result in painful erection that lasts longer than four hours.

Do not take drugs along with Cialis as it can result in drug interactions. Do not take antifungal or antibiotic meds, seizure meds, blood pressure or any other meds along with Cialis without asking your physician.