Penegra is a medication that is used to treat male impotence. This medication is also known as Sildenafil in the medical industry.
How it works
This drug works by increasing the blood flow to the penis. This way, the medication is able to create a healthy erection.
The medication is mainly used to treat impotence among men. The medication is highly useful in treating male sexual dysfunction.
The dosage and dose schedule can differ from one individual to another depending on several factors such as age, severity of the condition and response to the treatment. Therefore, the dose must only be decided by a healthcare provider. Generally this medication is consumed one pill (100mg) per day. However, it is possible for you to get a different dosage depending on your condition.
This pill must be consumed at least an hour before you engage in sexual intercourse. Make sure to consume this medication with a full glass of water. It is best to take this medication on an empty stomach. If you consume this drug after fatty meals, it can reduce the effectiveness of the medication. If you are an older adult, you must not use more than 50mg of this drug within a day.
When using this medication, do not increase the dosage thinking that it will enhance the effectiveness of the tablet. This will only make you more susceptible to the side effects and might even lead to an overdose. Therefore, you need to stick to the prescription provided by your physician at all times. If you are going to make any changes to the dosage or dose schedule, make sure to consult your physician first.
Consuming this medication can sometimes lead to certain unpleasant side effects. Although not all users are susceptible to the following, it is best to be aware of them.
Redness of the neck/face
Sensitivity to bright light
You might also experience painful sensations in the penis. Sometimes your erection might last for more than five hours. In this case, you need to make sure that you get immediate medication attention. Moreover, it is also possible for you to experience certain allergic reactions to this medication.
The following are some precautionary methods that you need to follow throughout the course of the medication to ensure your personal safety.
Make sure that you are not allergic to any of the ingredients used in the medication.
Brief your physician about your medical history.
Inform your physician if you have had a heart failure, renal failure or glaucoma.
Do not consume this medication if you are suffering from anatomic disorders in penis development.
Do not consume any nitrate drugs during the treatment period.
Avoid alcohol consumption.
Before you start to consume this medication, it is important for you to inform the healthcare provider about all the medications that you taking for any other ailment that you might be suffering from. This includes prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs and herbal supplements. This way, you can make sure that your medications will not interact with each other.