Sildenafil Soft-tabs is a chewable tablet. Sildenafil Soft tablets are equivalent to regular Sildenafil Citrate. Sildenafil relaxes muscles of the blood vessels and increases blood flow to particular areas of the body. Sildenafil soft-tabs act faster as it is absorbed directly into the bloodstream. It is used to treat erectile dysfunction in men. The medicine needs about half an hour to exercise its action. The effect is maintained for about four hours.
Doctor's prescription is required to use this medicine
Always take Sildenafil soft tabs as directed by your physician. Sildenafil Citrate soft tabs enter into the bloodstream within approximately 15-20 minutes. The dose is usually taken 30-45 minutes before sexual activity. For some men, a half tab is adequate to receive the desired results.
You should never take more than one tab at any one time and not more than once a day.
Always use sildenafil exactly as directed by your doctor. Do not use more of it and do not use it more often than your doctor ordered. If too much is used, the chance of side effects is increased.
Before taking sildenafil, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it or any other medications. Tell your doctor or pharmacist about your medical history. Tell your doctor about all the other prescription and nonprescription medications you are taking. It is important that you tell all of your doctors that you take sildenafil. If you need emergency medical care for a heart problem, it is important that your doctor knows when you last took sildenafil.
Do not use this medicine if you are also using a nitrate medicine, often used to treat angina or high blood pressure. Sildenafil should not be used with any other medicine or device that causes erections.
This medicine does not protect you against sexually transmitted diseases (including HIV or AIDS). Use protective measures and ask your doctor if you have any questions about this. Do not take other medicines unless they have been discussed with your doctor. This includes prescription or nonprescription (over-the-counter [OTC]) medicines and herbal or vitamin supplements.
NOTE: This medicine is only for you. Do not share this medicine with others.
Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome): diarrhea flushing headache indigestion stuffy or runny nose.
This list may not describe all possible side effects
What happens if I miss a dose?
Since this medication is used as needed, you are not likely to miss a dose.
What should I avoid while taking sildenafil?
Drinking alcohol with sildenafil can cause side effects. Grapefruit may interact with sildenafil and lead to unwanted side effects. Avoid the use of grapefruit products. Avoid using any other medicines to treat impotence, without first talking to your doctor.
Where should I keep my medicine?
Store the medicine in a closed container at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and direct light. Keep from freezing. Keep out of the reach of children. Do not keep outdated medicine or medicine no longer needed. Ask your healthcare professional how you should dispose of any medicine you do not use.
What happens if I overdose?
In case of overdose, call the poison control helpline. If the victim has collapsed, had a seizure, has trouble breathing, or can't be awakened, immediately call emergency services.