The chemical Sildenafil Citrate relaxes the arteries and broadens them by increasing the flow of blood into the penis. It helps men get erections when sexually excited. Once the arteries in the penis expand and harden, the veins that carry blood away from the penis compress and restrict the blood flow out of the penis. As more blood is flowing in and less blood flowing out, it results in erection of penis.Caverta is not a hormone or aphrodisiac, it works only when a man is sexually stimulated.
Some of the precautions that are need to be taken while using this medication is:
High fat meals should be avoided before taking Caverta to get better response.
Caverta should not be taken with other medications that change sexual function.
If the patient have heart disease, liver disease or kidney disease, it should be clear to the doctor.
The consumption of alcoholic beverages can temporarily impair the ability to get and keep a sustained erection.
How to use:
This medication should be taken one hour before the sexual encounter. The effect of the medication begins in about 30 minutes of intake and lasts upto 4 hours. Caverta is not a hormone or aphrodisiac. This will help to get an erection only if you are sexually excited. If Caverta is taken after a high-fat meal (such as fish, chips, French fries), it may take time to start working.
This medication should start from 25mg once a day. It should not be taken more than once a day.
Uses of Caverta 50mg:
The uses of the drug are as follows:
Caverta tablets are used to treat erectile dysfunction (impotence) in men. It can help men who have erectile dysfunction get and sustain an erection when they are sexually excited.
Interactions of Caverta 50mg:
Various drug interactions of the medication are:
Inhibitors of CYP3A4 such as cimetidine and erythromycin reduce sildenafil clearance.CYP3A4 inducers such as rifampicin can decrease the plasma concentrations of sildenafil. Plasma concentrations are increased by ritonavir. It may potentiate hypotensive effects of organic nitrates and nicorandil.
Contraindications of Caverta 50mg:
Side effects: The common side effects of the drug include:
Headache, Dizziness, Nasal congestion, Indigestion
Changes in color vision, eyes being more sensitive to light or blurred vision. These effects are usually mild to moderate and last for only few hours.
Overdosing of the medication should not be done. In case if overdosing symptoms occurs, visit to the nearest hospital.
If the dose is missed, it should be taken as soon as get remember. But if the time of next dose has been achieved, the missed dose is skipped and the regular dosing schedule is followed.
The drug is stored at room temperature away from moisture and heat.