What is Levitra?
Levitra (vardenafil) unwinds muscles found in the dividers of veins and expands blood stream to specific territories of the body.
Levitra is utilized to treat erectile brokenness (ineptitude).
Levitra may likewise be utilized for purposes not recorded in this prescription guide.
Bringing Levitra with certain different prescriptions can cause a sudden and genuine decline in circulatory strain. Try not to take vardenafil in the event that you additionally take riociguat (Adempas) or a nitrate medication, for example, nitroglycerin.
Quit utilizing Levitra and get crisis medicinal help in the event that you have sudden vision misfortune.
Contact your specialist or look for crisis therapeutic consideration if your erection is agonizing or endures longer than 4 hours. A drawn out erection (priapism) can harm the penis.
Amid sexual movement, on the off chance that you end up noticeably woozy or disgusted, or have agony, deadness, or shivering in your chest, arms, neck, or jaw, stop and summon your specialist right. You could have a genuine symptom.
Before taking this medication
You ought not utilize Levitra in the event that you are sensitive to vardenafil.
Bringing Levitra with certain different medications can cause a sudden and genuine reduction in pulse. Try not to take vardenafil in the event that you likewise take riociguat (Adempas), or on the off chance that you take a nitrate medicate for chest agony or heart issues. Nitrates incorporate nitroglycerin, isosorbide dinitrate, and isosorbide mononitrate. Nitrates are additionally found in some recreational medications, for example, amyl nitrate or nitrite (“poppers”).
To ensure Levitra is alright for you, tell your specialist on the off chance that you have:
- coronary illness, heart mood issues;
- a current history (in the previous a half year) of a heart assault, stroke, or congestive heart disappointment;
- an individual or family history of Long QT disorder;
- high or low circulatory strain;
- liver malady, kidney illness (or on the off chance that you are on dialysis);
- a platelet issue, for example, sickle cell weakness, numerous myeloma, or leukemia;
- a draining issue, for example, hemophilia;
- a stomach ulcer;
- hearing or vision issues, history of vision misfortune;
- an eye issue, for example, retinitis pigmentosa (an acquired state of the eye);
- a physical distortion of the penis, (for example, Peyronie’s malady); or
- on the off chance that you have been let you know ought not have sex for wellbeing reasons.
Levitra can diminish blood stream to the optic nerve of the eye, causing sudden vision misfortune. This has happened in few individuals taking Viagra or different medications like vardenafil. The vast majority of these individuals additionally had certain previous eye issues or hazard factors for vein issue, (for example, coronary illness, diabetes, hypertension, elevated cholesterol, coronary supply route malady, smoking, or being more than 50 years of age). It isn’t certain whether vardenafil is the real reason for vision misfortune.
In spite of the fact that Levitra isn’t for use in ladies, this pharmaceutical isn’t required to be hurtful to an unborn infant.
In spite of the fact that Levitra isn’t for use in ladies, it isn’t known whether this medication goes into bosom drain or in the event that it could hurt a nursing child.
By what means would it be advisable for me to take Levitra?
Take Levitra precisely as endorsed by your specialist. Take after all bearings on your remedy mark. Try not to take this solution in bigger or littler sums or for longer than suggested.
Levitra can be brought with or without nourishment.
Levitra is typically taken just when required, around a hour prior sexual movement. The drug can help accomplish an erection when sexual incitement happens. An erection won’t happen just by taking a pill. Take after your specialist’s directions.
Try not to take this drug more than once every day. Enable 24 hours to go between measurements.
Contact your specialist or look for crisis restorative consideration if your erection is excruciating or keeps going longer than 4 hours. A drawn out erection (priapism) can harm the penis.
Store at room temperature far from dampness and warmth.
Levitra dosing data
Normal Adult Dose for Erectile Dysfunction:
– Initial measurements: 10 mg orally once per day, as required, around a hour prior sexual action. Increment to 20 mg or reduction to 5 mg in light of viability and passableness.
– Maximum dosage: 20 mg once per day
Patients on stable alpha blocker treatment:
– Initial dosage: 5 mg orally once per day
– Sexual incitement is required for a reaction to treatment.
– A period interim between dosing ought to be considered while regulating this medication correspondingly with alpha-blockers.
Utilize: Erectile brokenness
Normal Geriatric Dose for Erectile Dysfunction:
65 years or more seasoned:
– Initial measurements: 5 mg orally once per day, as required, roughly a hour prior sexual action
Remarks: Sexual incitement is required for a reaction to treatment.
Utilize: Erectile brokenness
What happens on the off chance that I miss a measurement?
Since Levitra is utilized as required, you are not liable to be on a dosing plan.
What happens in the event that I overdose?
Look for crisis restorative consideration or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.
What would it be advisable for me to stay away from while taking Levitra?
Grapefruit and grapefruit juice may interface with vardenafil and prompt undesirable symptoms. Stay away from the utilization of grapefruit items while taking vardenafil.
Drinking liquor can build certain symptoms of Levitra.
Try not to utilize some other medication to treat barrenness unless your specialist instructs you to.
Get crisis therapeutic help on the off chance that you have any indications of an unfavorably susceptible response to Levitra: hives; troublesome breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Quit utilizing Levitra and get crisis restorative help on the off chance that you have sudden vision misfortune.
Amid sexual movement, on the off chance that you wind up noticeably mixed up or sickened, or have torment, deadness, or shivering in your chest, arms, neck, or jaw, stop and summon your specialist right. You could have a genuine symptom.
- Quit utilizing Levitra and call your specialist on the double on the off chance that you have:
- vision changes;
- ringing in your ears, or sudden hearing misfortune;
- heart assault indications – chest agony or weight, torment spreading to your jaw or shoulder, queasiness, sweating;
- sporadic pulse;
- swelling in your grasp, lower legs, or feet;
- shortness of breath;
- a bleary eyed inclination, similar to you may go out;
- penis erection that is agonizing or keeps going 4 hours or more; or
- seizure (shakings).
Regular Levitra symptoms may include:
- flushing (warmth, redness, or tingly feeling);
- stuffy nose;
- cerebral pain, tipsiness;
- resentful stomach; or
- back torment.
This isn’t an entire rundown of reactions and others may happen. Call your specialist for therapeutic guidance about reactions. You may report reactions to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088
What different medications will influence Levitra?
Try not to bring Levitra with comparative drugs, for example, avanafil (Stendra), sildenafil (Viagra), or tadalafil (Cialis). These meds additionally have other brand names (Adcirca, Revatio) that are utilized to treat a condition called aspiratory blood vessel hypertension.
Educate your specialist concerning all meds you utilize, and those you begin or quit utilizing amid your treatment with Levitra, particularly:
- every other pharmaceutical you use for erectile brokenness;
- an anti-toxin – clarithromycin, erythromycin, telithromycin, and others;
- antifungal solution – itraconazole, ketoconazole, and others;
- medications to treat hypertension or a prostate issue – alfuzosin, doxazosin, prazosin, silodosin, terazosin, tamsulosin;
- heart beat medication – amiodarone, dofetilide, disopyramide, dronedarone, procainamide, quinidine, sotalol; or
- HIV/AIDS solution – atazanavir, indinavir, ritonavir, saquinavir, and others.