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Megalis 20 mg
Megalis 20 mg is used for the treatment of male impotence. It increases blood flow to the penis to help men achieve an erection. Megalis 20 mg works by relaxing the blood vessels in the penis and allowing blood to flow to the penis when sexually aroused.
What is Megalis 20 mg?
Megalis 20 mg belongs to a group of medicines called important mainly used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction (impotence) and benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).
Erectile dysfunction is the inability to maintain a firm, erect penis suitable for sexual activity. Benign prostatic hyperplasia, also called enlarged prostate, is a non-cancerous growth of the prostate.
How does Megalis 20 mg work?
Megalis 20 Tablet is a phosphodiesterase (PDE-5) inhibitor. It acts on erectile dysfunction by relaxing the vascular muscles of the penis, which increases blood flow to the penis.
Uses of Megalis 20 mg
In the treatment of erectile dysfunction:
Megalis 20 mg tablet belongs to a group of medicines called PDE5 inhibitors. It works by straining the blood vessels in your p*nis.
This causes blood to rush into the penis during sexual arousal, resulting in an erection. This medication will only help you get an erection if you are sexually stimulated.
It is very effective, but it must be taken at least 30 minutes before sexual activity.
Do not take this medicine if you are taking a medicine called nitrate (often given for chest pain).
Benign prostatic hyperplasia
Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is the growth of a non-cancerous prostate (a walnut-sized gland just below the bladder that secretes fluid to nourish and transport sperm).
Because the prostate gland surrounds the urethra (the tube that carries urine out of the body), as the prostate grows, symptoms such as difficulty urinating, incontinence, pollakiuria, and loss of bladder control can occur.
Megalis 20 and megalis 10 helps treat urinary symptoms associated with BPH.
How to take Megalis 20 mg?
Megalis 20 Tablet can be taken on an empty stomach or during meals. Take it as per advised by your doctor. The drug can only get an erection when you are sexually stimulated.
You should take about an hour before planning sex. How long this takes varies from person to person, but usually takes 30 minutes to an hour. Take it only when needed and on prescription from your doctor.
- Decrease/loss of vision
- Change in color vision
- Decrease/loss of hearing
- Pain in the arms, legs and the back
- Muscle pain
- Prolonged and painful erection
- Stuffy nose
The Megalis 20 Tablet is used as needed, reducing the risk of forgetting to take it.
However, if you plan to take it, take the missed dose immediately. When it’s time to take the next dose, don’t take the missed dose. Do not double to make up for the missed dose.
Do not exceed the prescribed dose of Megalis Tablets. In case of overdose, call your doctor immediately.
It is not safe to consume alcohol on the Megalis Tablet.
Megalis 20 Tablet is generally considered safe for use during pregnancy. Animal testing has shown no or no negative effects on babies during development. However, studies in humans are limited.
There is no information on the use of Megalis20Tablet during lactation. Talk to your doctor.
It is not suitable for women.
It may reduce wakefulness, affect vision, or cause drowsiness and dizziness. Do not drive if you experience these symptoms.
It should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. The Megalis Tablet may require a dose adjustment. Talk to your doctor.
It should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. The Megalis Tablet may require a dose adjustment. Talk to your doctor.
The use of Megalis Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
- Will using Megalis 20 Tablet affect fertility?
No, using Megalis tablet will not affect fertility. It works by relaxing the vascular muscles of the penis and does not affect fertility.
- Should I avoid alcohol while taking Megalis 20 Tablet?
A small amount of alcohol may not cause you discomfort. However, drinking too much alcohol (more than 5 units) increases the risk of headaches and dizziness, rapid heartbeat and low blood pressure.
- Does Megalis 20 Tablet delay ejaculation?
No, 20 Megalis tablets are not known to affect ejaculation. It is used in the treatment of erectile dysfunction.
- What are the symptoms that prompt you to stop taking Megalis 20 Tablet?
If you experience sudden loss of vision in one or both eyes, sudden loss of hearing or hearing loss, tinnitus or dizziness, see your doctor immediately. Also consult your doctor if you have had prolonged erections lasting longer than 4 hours and painful erections lasting longer than 6 hours.