Filitra – Prescribed for Erectile Dysfunction or Impotence in Men - Drug Information
Generic Name: vardenafil
Brand Name: Filitra
Other Brand: Levitra
Drug Category: ED or Impotence
Dosage Form: Tablet
Manufacturer’s Name: Centurion Laboratories
Filitra is an oral medicine used to treat impotence in men (erectile dysfunction). It has been shown to improve the quality of erection in men with diabetes, high cholesterol, and high blood pressure.
Filitra Drug Class and Mechanism
Filitra belongs to the class of medications called phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors. It works by relaxing muscles in the penis. This medicine increases blood flow into the penis during sexual stimulation, thereby helping men to achieve and maintain an erection.
The dosage of Filitra depends on your medical condition and history. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
Take Filitra one hour before sexual activity. For better results, it can be taken with food.
Filitra Side Effects
The side effects of Filitra may include, but not limited to, the following:
Some of the serious side effects of Filitra include
While taking Filitra, consult your doctor for medical advice about its side effects and follow his directions completely.
Filitra Drug Interactions
When Filitra is taken with certain drugs, its effects could be altered. Filitra can interact with certain antibiotics, antifungals, alpha blockers, protease inhibitors, heart arrhythmia medicines, nitrate medicines and recreational drugs called poppers. So, before taking Filitra, 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 Filitra. Ask your health care provider or pharmacist if Filitra can interact with other medicines that you take.
Filitra is contraindicated in the following conditions:
Filitra Special Information
Filitra Storage Instruction
The above summary does not contain all possible information about Filitra. 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.