WHAT IS CENFORCE 150mg AND WHAT IS IT USED FOR?

Cenforce 150 is a drug used by adult men to treat Erectile Dysfunction. The drug has an active ingredient called ‘Sildenafil Citrate’. Sildenafil belongs to a class of drugs which are called PDE (Phosphodiesterase) 5 inhibitors. This class of drugs works fast, and speedily. Its results can be observed (almost) immediately. It is the most prescribed, trusted and widely used drug used almost across the world for quite a long time.

Sildenafil works by increasing the amount of blood in your penis by opening up your blood vessels which ultimately makes it easier to get an erection. Sexual stimulation or sexual arousal is necessary for this drug to work.

The drug has been manufactured and sold since 2006 by Centurion Laboratories, Gujarat in India. Sildenafil was originally synthesized at Pfizer, England and was approved in 1998 to treat Erectile Dysfunction. In the US, Sildenafil became the first approved oral treatment to treat ED.

HOW TO TAKE CENFORCE 150mg?

Cenforce 150mg can be taken by mouth or by putting it under the tongue. The method of intake determines the onset of action of the drug . If taken through the mouth, the drug results in an average time to onset of 27 minutes (lasting 12- 70 minutes) and if it is used by dissolving it under the tongue, the average time to onset of 15 minutes  (lasting approximately 40 minutes).  

The Cenforce 150mg tablet should be taken at least 30 minutes before you want an erection or before intercourse. Taking it 1 hour prior to intercourse is highly recommended. The consumer should avoid  crushing or chewing the pill. 

CAN CENFORCE 150mg BE TAKEN DAILY?

The dose of a medicine, in general, differs from patient to patient. Each person has different needs and capacity to handle medications.

The director of San Diego Sexual Medicine at Alvarado Hospital and clinical professor of surgery at the University of California San Diego and a high profile Professor of Urology from Boston University explains that taking sildenafil daily can result in several health benefits. The drug can be a helpful measure to:

  • Reduce or slow down the progression of Erectile Dysfunction.
  • Taking it at an early stage can prevent impotence in men.
  • Boost the potential to urinate.
  • Gain self-confidence, self-esteem and satisfaction, hence improving the overall quality of life.
  • Improves the a lining of the blood vessel called endothelium,  leading to fewer heart attacks and better erections.

Medical Health Experts recommend that Cenforce 150 should not be taken more than once within 24 hours. Some experts limit the daily dosage of sildenafil to a maximum of 100 mg. you should keep this in mind before consuming 150mg tablets on daily basis. 

Consuming this drug too often can result in significant and major side effects than can lead to health issues such as a severe drop in blood pressure. People who underwent surgery previously and patients suffering from/ have suffered cardiac arrest, liver, kidney and lung damage should not consume this drug.

Hence, Sildenafil, technically speaking, can be taken daily, but experts say that it is not always the best decision to make.

Some of the common side effects of Cenforce 150mg include

  • Aches or pains in the muscles
  • bloody nose
  • diarrhea
  • headache
  • pain or tenderness around the eyes 
  • redness of the skin
  • sneezing
  • stomach discomfort following meals
  • stuffy or runny nose
  • unusually warm skin

Some of the less common side effects of Cenforce 150mg are listed below:

(you should immediately consult your doctor if you experience any of the following symptoms)

  • Pain in bladder
  • Feeling of burn in the chest or stomach
  • numbness, crawling, itching, burning, or tingling feelings
  • cloudy or bloody urine
  • dizziness
  • increased frequency of urination
  • indigestion
  • pain on urination
  • upset stomach
  • It is highly recommended to talk to your healthcare provider regarding the dosage and frequency of consuming Cenforce 150mg for a better understanding of what is best for you.