Filagra – Prescribed for Erectile Dysfunction or Impotence in Men - Drug Information
Generic Name: Sildenafil Citrate
Brand Name: Filagra
Other Brands: Viagra & Kamagra
Drug Category: ED or Impotence
Dosage Form: Tablet
Manufacturer’s Name: Centurion Laboratories
Filagra (Sildenafil Citrate) is prescribed for the treatment of erectile dysfunction (impotence) in men. It is also used to treat pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH).
Filagra Drug Class and Mechanism
Filagra belongs to a group of medicines called phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors. It relaxes blood vessels in the penis and thus increases blood flow in the penis. This helps men to achieve and maintain an erection.
The dosage of Filagra depends on your medical condition and history. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
Filagra should be taken only once a day. It may be taken with or without food. Take Filagra between 4 hours and 30 minutes before sexual activity.
Filagra Side Effects
The side effects of Filagra may include, but not limited to, the following:
Some of the serious side effects of Filagra include
Consult your doctor for medical advice if you have any other questions about side effects of Filagra and follow his directions completely.
Filagra Drug Interactions
When Filagra is taken with certain drugs, its effects could be altered. Filagra can interact with certain alpha blockers, azole antifungals, macrolide antibiotics, nitrate medicines and high blood pressure medicines. So, before taking Filagra, it is important to tell your doctor if you are taking any other medicines, especially
This may not be a complete list of all drugs that can interact with Filagra. Ask your health care provider or pharmacist if Filagra can interact with other medicines that you take.
Filagra is contraindicated in the following conditions:
Filagra Special Information
Filagra Storage Instruction
The above summary does not contain all possible information about Filagra. The health and medical information provided herein should not be treated as a medical advice. Always consult your health care professional before taking any medication.