Product description of Filagra
What is Filagra?
Filagra is a sublingual preparation which is used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction in males. The sublingual preparation should be placed under the tongue. Erectile dysfunction impairs the quality of life of man. ED is one of the common diseases found in man. Filagra is also used for the treatment of pulmonary hyper tension. The effect of Filagra remains 4 to 6 hours after administration. Filagra is widely used drug for the treatment of erectile dysfunction or impotence.
How Filagra works?
Filagra contains Sildenafil as active constituent, which belongs to class of Phosphodiesterase type -5 drugs. Sildenafil shows action by inhibiting Phosphodiesterase enzyme for proper blood flow in the genital organ then stimulates the formation of nitric oxide and cGMP. Nitric oxide and cGMP is necessary for blood flow in the penile region.
What are the contraindications of Filagra?
- Do not use if you have uncontrolled blood pressure.
- If you are suffering from ulcer do not use this drug.
- If you have severe heart disease, does not use this drug.
- Do not use this drug if you are suffering from liver and kidney patient
What are the drug interactions of Filagra?
Some drug when administered with Filagra (Sildenafil) may produce fatal action that is not suitable for patient or it may decrease the effectiveness of drug. So avoid administration of following drugs or inform doctor before administration.
Alpha-blockers-Doxazosin, Nitrates-Isosorbide, nitroglycerin, Nitroprusside, Antifungal- Itraconazole, Ketoconazole, H2 antagonists-Cimetidine, HIV protease inhibitors-Ritonavir, Saquinavir, Erythromycin, Barbiturates-Phenobarbital
How to administer Filagra?
Filagra sublingual is available in 100mg dosage form. Keep this drug under the tongue 30 minutes before intercourse. Do not use more than 1 sublingual tablet within 24 hours. You may use this drug before and after intake of food. Do not use more than recommended dose. Avoid administration of fat containing food along with this drug.
Over dose of Filagra:
Do not use more than one dose for better performance it may cause over dose reaction. In case of over dose or erection remains more than 4 hours consult doctor as soon as possible or go nearby hospital for treatment.
Side effects of Filagra:
You may face some side effects while administering this drug. Headache, dizziness, blurred vision, changes in color vision, flushing, abnormal vision, and stuffy nose
Some serious side effects like, chest congestion, pain spreading to arm or shoulders, irregular heartbeat, ringing ears and hearing problem
What are the precautions of Filagra?
Before administration of Filagra follow some precaution for better effectiveness of drug.
- Do not consume alcohol while administering this drug because alcohol may increase the side effect.
- Do not use nitrate containing foods along with this drug as it may decrease your blood pressure.
- Do not drive while administering this drug because. .
- Avoid intake of grape fruit juice because it may show drug interaction.