Generic Fildena is used for treating erectile dysfunction that occurs in male when sufficient blood does not reaches to the penis. The user of the medicine should take precautions for preventing the transmission of sexually transmitted diseases. The usefulness is not limited to just treating erectile dysfunction. Instead, it is also used for treating pulmonary arterial hypertension. It is a condition where pressure in the lungs becomes high. In any case the medicine should not be used by another person without doctor’s recommendation. This prescribed medicine is meant for oral use only. The patient should take Fildena 20 minutes before physical intercourse.
Storage condition of Fildena:
- Should be stored at a room temperature that ranges from 15-30 degree centigrade
- Protect the medicine from light, heat and moisture so that it retains its original effects
- Keep the medicine away from reach of children and pets
- Always check the expiry date of the medicine before using it
Active and Inactive ingredients of Fildena:
Active ingredient: Sildenafil citrate
Inactive ingredients: microcrystalline cellulose, croscarmellose sodium, FD & C Blue #2 aluminium lake, magnesium stearate, anhydrous dibasic calcium phosphate, hypromellose, titanium dioxide, lactose, triacetin, etc.
Mechanism of action:
Fildena works by blocking the enzyme phosphodiesterase in the body. In combination with sexual stimulation, sildenafil functions by helping the blood flow into the penis to achieve and maintain erection, during physical intercourse.
Generic Fildena is used to treat impotence or erectile dysfunction in male.
Side effects are unwanted response of the medicine that one might get even when dosages are used in normal quantity. Some might even not get side effects after using Fildena as well. In general, patient might experience headache, upset stomach, painful erection and erection might last longer than 4 hours. Following are some other side effects that you might get after using Fildena:
- Redness of the face
- Allergic reactions
- Blurred vision
- Ringing in the ear
- Chest pain
- Loss of hearing
- Irregular heartbeat
Side effects are not limited to this only. Just in case the patient feel any other changes in their body after using Fildena, then they should contact to the doctor.
Generic Fildena might react with some other medicine and can alter the usefulness, producing undesirable changes in the body. Therefore, the patient should always share the name of the medicine with their doctor. In case they are using any prescribed or non-prescribed medicine then they should also let their doctor know about that. In general, some medicines that might interact with generic Fildena are:
- St. John’s wort
The medicine might also react with blood pressure medicines such as Quinidine, Amlodipine, Tuberculosis drugs such as Rifabutin, Rifampin, etc. This is not the complete list of all drug interactions. Some other drugs might also react with Fildena. So the patient has to be very careful when using Fildena. They should always consult to the doctor when decided to use the medicine.
Initially, the patient is given 50 mg of generic Fildena at least one hour prior physical intercourse. Based on the effectiveness and tolerance capacity of the drug by the body followed by the requirement, the dose of the medicine can be increased to 100 mg or can be decreased to 5 mg. The patient should take this medicine once in a day within 24 hours.
Generic Fildena is taken only “when needed”.
In case overdose of the medicine is suspected, then they should consult to the doctor as soon as possible.
- Do not take Fildena in case allergic to it or any other medicine of same class.
- Fildena has various inactive ingredients that might cause allergic reactions. Check entire ingredients before using it.
- Should not use Fildena in case allergic to any medicine containing nitrate, if using.
- Share all the medical history with the doctor before using Fildena.
- Let your doctor know in case using any herbal medicine or non-prescription or prescription medicine.
|Generic||Generic Sildenafil Citrate|
|Strength||Fildena 50MG | 100MG|