What is Fildena 100 Mg?
Fildena 100 mg medication can give you hardness in your erections. The pills of Fildena 100 mg find its use in males who suffer from erectile dysfunction disorder.
It is a penal sexual disorder in males that restricts their ability to get the required hardness in erections. Taking the pills of generic Sildenafil a PDE-5 hormone blocker increases the blood flow to your penis causing erections upon stimulation.
What is Fildena 100 Mg?
Fildena is a brand manufactured by Fortune healthcare India for the purpose of treating male impotence also known as erectile dysfunction (Inability to maintain or achieve a proper erection during sexual intercourse). Fildena contains the popular salt Sildenafil citrate, which first released as Viagra of Pfizer. It comes in a pack of 10 tablets, which are purple in color and triangular shaped. It is easily available on online pharmacies but you need to produce a prescription in order to buy it.
About the drug
Fildena is a registered trademark of Fortune healthcare India which is used for the purpose of branding its sildenafil citrate tablets. Fildena comes in various strengths i.e 25mg, 50mg, 100mg and 150mg having a minimum market price of $0.69$ in the hUSA. Sildenafil citrate is characterized in PDE-5 drugs, which are used to treat the problem of male impotence and some of them are also used to treat pulmonary hypertension.
About the salt of the drug
As mentioned earlier the active pharmaceutical ingredient of Fildena 100mg is Sildenafil citrate, the popular drug market as Viagra by Pfizer. Sildenafil was first discovered by Pfizer in 1989 for the treatment of heart-related chest pain. It was accepted for medical use in the US and Europe in 1998. In 2017 its patent expired and generic versions started to come out. It works by deactivating an enzyme present in our body called PDE5 or phosphodiesterase – 5 which causes increased blood flow in the penis and is able to cause long and sustained erection in males.
Medical use of the drug
Property of PDE-5 inhibitors such as Sildenafil, which dilates the blood vessels and thereby increases the blood flow causing reduction the blood pressure is exploited for many uses. Sildenafil is mainly used for two problems:-
a- Erectile dysfunction – Also known as male impotence is a physiological disorder in which men are not able to either achieve or maintain a satisfactory erection during sexual intercourse. This poses a problem in coitus and unhappy married life.
b- Pulmonary Hypertension – Another use of Sildenafil is pulmonary hypertension. This disease is characterized by increased blood pressure in the small arteries of the lungs due to either blockage or shrinkage. Sildenafil help by dilating them.
There are both major and minor side effects and one is recommended to immediately go to the doctor if one face any of these side effects. Majority of side effects can be avoided simply by following the instruction given by the doctor and not going for self-medication.
Major side effects include:-
- Diarrhoea (Rare)
- Decrease or loss in vision (Rare)
- Change in color of vision
- Decrease or loss of hearing (Rare)
- Prolonged painful erection (Overdose)
- Difficulty in breathing
- Swelling of face, lips, eyelids, tongue, hand, and feet (Rare)
- Peeling and blistering of skin (Rare)
- Upper respiratory tract infection
Minor side effects include:-
- Allergic skin reaction
- Difficulty in swallowing
- Pain in limbs and back
- Uterine bleeding
All these are observed side effects and listing them does not apply that a person consuming Fildena (Sildenafil citrate) will definitely develop these side effects and also it does not mean that these are the only side effects which are possible. A person might respond differently to drug and may develop a different side effect.