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Sildenafil Citrate, Viagra, Revatio

Description

Viagra was the first pill approved to treat erectile dysfunction in the United States.

Viagra inhibits phosphodiesterase type 5, PDE5, which is responsible for degradation of cGMP in the corpus cavernosum.


Action

inhibits phosphodiesterase type 5, PDE5

Indications

Erectile dysfunction

Side Effects

carcinogenic, mutagenic
Serious cardiovascular events have occurred:
MI, TIA, HTN, ventricular arrythmia, sudden cardiac death
Dyspepsia 7%, flushing10%, headache16%, nasal congestion 4%

Drug-Vitamin-Herb Interactions

 

 

 

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