How Edegra 100 tablet works
Edegra 100 is one of the prescription oral medicines used for treating most common male sexual disorder, erectile dysfunction. It contains sildenafil citrate, approved back in 1990s by FDA (Food and Drug Administration) to be used as a medical approach for ED in men.
As we talk about how Edegra 100 mg tablet works, it works as a vasodilator that relaxes and widens the contracted penile tissues (most common cause of ED). By dilating the vessels, it helps flow adequate blood to penile tissues (corpus cavernosa); to get filled up and develop a strong erection. Well, it is important to get to know that Edegra (sildenafil) or its substitute medicines may only work when a man is sexually aroused; because until cavernous nerves do not signal brain to cause blood rush in penis, it is not possible to be able to get an erection at all.
How to use Edegra 100
However it is advised to use the medicine strictly as prescribed by your doctor, in general, it can be swallowed as whole with water. It is advised not to chew, crush or break an Edegra 100 tablet, it has to be taken as a whole. The medicine can be taken with or even without food– though taking a dose on an empty stomach is observed to show better results. Furthermore, if you still have some confusion, consult that with your doctor or healthcare provider.
Storage instructions for Edegra 100 mg tablets
Factors such as heat and moisture can damage the medicine and affect its shelf life and efficiency. Proper storage of the medicine ensures that the medicine works efficiently and have a decent effective shelf life.Though not much, there are a couple of essential storage instructions available for Edegra 100; that include:
• Keep the medicine packed tight in a container: To safeguard Edegra against heat and moisture, getting the medicine tight packed in a container can be helpful.
• Keep the medicine in dry and cool place: As said, heat and moisture are two major factors that damage the medication. And, keep it in a cool and dry place can safeguard it against these factors.
• Keep it away from children: The medicine can cause unexpected side effects or health conditions if taken by one who is not prescribed or not a fit for it; especially children. Storing the medicine away from the reach of others is the best possible attempt to prevent such scenario.
Common Edegra (sildenafil citrate) side effects
Though it is rare to develop side effects that require medical attention, Edegra containing sildenafil may trigger some common side effects. These side effects disappear as soon as the body adjusts with the medicine and do not have a tremendous effect on overall health. Though, there are rare cases when side effects may persist longer and begin to cause discomfort. Common Edegra (sildenafil) side effects include:
• Back pain
• Blurred vision
• Vomiting, and
• Prolonged erections
However most side effects may disappear in a week or so, if any of them persists longer andyou are concerned about them, seeking immediate doctor’s help is advised.
What if you forget to take an Edegra 100 dose?
It is commonly advised to take the missed dose as soon as you remember. But if it is already the time near to your next dose, skipping the missed dose is suggested. It is also advised not to attempt doubling the dose as it may cause unexpected overdosing side effects. Instead, one should prefer continuing Edegra 100 prescription as scheduled by the doctor.
How long does Edegra 100 mg tablet take to show effect?
As observed in tendencies of studies, Edegra 100takes about 30-45 minutes to kick off in the system and show its peak effect. Though the time and effect may vary from person to person, on an average, it takes somewhere around an hour to show effect. Also, its effect may even delay if you have had it after a meal– taking Edegra on an empty stomach is recommended.
How long does Edegra 100 last in the system?
There are a number of factors such as overall health and age that may impact the lasting period of Edegra 100 mg tablets, but on an average, it may last around 4-6 hours in one’s system. Throughout this period, one can achieve a healthy erection upon sexual stimulation.
Can I buy Edegra without a doctor’s prescription?
Actually not. Though there are some online pharmacies that sell Edegra and other sildenafil based medicine over the counter, it should only be sold without a doctor’s prescription. Definitely, Edegra 100mgis a generic medicine and can be bought from any trusted local or online pharmacy; but it is better to consult with a doctor and consider having a prescription for it.
Can I use Edegra whenever I want?
Definitely. Edegra is one of the use when needed medicines that can be taken any time when you are planning to have sex. Though it is advised to be taken only once within 24 hours, you can take it once in a day whenever you are planning to indulge into sex. Avoid taking more than 1 pill in a day as it may trigger unpleasant overdosing side effects on sildenafil.
When should I take an Edegra 100mg tablet?
The medicine is best to be taken 30-45 minutes before you are planning to indulge into sex. Since Edegra (sildenafil) takes a while to absorb in the system and begin to show its effect, taking it a little earlier can enhance erectile strength and overall sexual experience. Just make sure you are nor taking it too earlier or later, pop a pill just around 30-45 minutes before.
Is it safe to drink alcohol while under taking Edegra 100 prescription?
Alcohol consumption is not advised while you are under Edegra (sildenafil) prescription. Alcohol increases the risk of increased blood pressure (hypertension) which is one of the major causes that contribute to the development of ED. Still if you want, you can limit your alcohol consumption to moderate.