Levitra is a oral medication meant to be used with sex stimulation. Levitra is used to treat male erectile dysfunction and impotence. When used with sexual stimulation, it can help by increasing the blood flow to help a man get and keep his erection longer for more satisfying sex. Safe sex (using condoms) practices must still be used as it does not protect against STD’s – like HIV, hepatitis B, gonorrhea, and syphilis. Take Levitra as directed by your doctor do not take more than prescribed. Dosages do vary for the patient’s needs and depending on what medications the patient is on. So Please make sure to talk to your doctor about when and how to take Levitra, most time it will be taken as needed, but sometimes it may be taken differently. Grapefruit products should be avoided during use. As grapefruits can increase risks of side effects. Making sure to talk to you doctor about allergies, if you do have allergies your changes of reaction is higher.
Before using Levitra, please tell your doctor your medical history so he can make sure it’s appropriate for you,. Especially notify you doctor of: heart problems (such as heart attack or life-threatening irregular heartbeat, chest pain/angina, heart failure), stroke in the past 6 months, kidney disease(dialysis), liver disease, high or low blood pressure, a severe loss of body water (dehydration), penis conditions (such as angulation, fibrosis/scarring, Peyronie’s disease), history of painful/prolonged erection (priapism), conditions that may increase the risk of priapism(such as sickle cell anemia, leukemia, multiple myeloma), eye problems (such as retinitis pigmentosa, sudden decreased vision, NAION), bleeding disorders, active stomach ulcers. As these could me Levitria isn’t for you!
Levitra may cause condition that affects the heart rhythm or QT prolongation. Prolonged QT can cause rare serious fast heart rate, dizziness, and fainting. Low levels of potassium and magnesiums can increase your Qt prolongation risks. While dizziness and vision changes are normal side effects please tell your doctor right away. Alcohol or marijuana can make you more dizzy. It is recommended to refrain from drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs alertness or clear vision until you can do it safely. Limit alcoholic beverages and talk to your doctor if you are using marijuana. Before having surgery please talk to your doctor about your medications.
Drug interactions can change how your medications works and it increase chances of your chances of side effects and drug interactions so keep aware of their side effects. Keep a list of all your medications, INCLUDING herbal supplements for your doctor. And do not start, stop, or increase dosage without your doctor’s approval and permission. Riociguat does interact with this drug,do not use it .If you are taking an alpha blocker medication to treat an enlarged prostate/BPH or high blood pressure, your blood pressure may get too low which can lead to dizziness or fainting. You may be started on a small dosage to prevent low blood pressure.