If you have erectile dysfunction (ED), you may be forgiven to think that your sex life has just ended. This issue has been around since the start of civilization and many of the men who developed this sexual disorder will have likely thought the same. In the past, there was really no effective remedy for the issue. Most treatments were aimed in treating the cause of the dysfunction, but since there are many factors attributed to the cause of this issue, many of the treatments did not work on the majority of the men who has the issue. Of course, this is until the development of PDE5 inhibitor drugs.
If you are around the age of 25 and you are male, you would never probably think that you would encounter an embarrassing condition such as erectile dysfunction. A lot of men all around the world, unfortunately, experience some difficulties in achieving and/or maintaining a penile erection maybe once, twice, or many times in their lives. In case your erectile dysfunction happened just once and it never occurred again, then you need not panic. Those who experience it on a regular basis are the ones who must be concerned. Thankfully, there are ED medicines PDE5 inhibitors such as vardenafil HCl 20mg that are available in the market that is meant for battling the embarrassing condition such as that of erectile dysfunction.
Vardenafil HCl 20mg was made thanks to the marketing efforts of GlaxoSmithKline, Schering-Plough and Bayer Pharmaceuticals, under the brand name Levitra. Just like any other PDE5 inhibitor in the market, vardenafil HCl 20mg has the same indications and contraindications, and it is closely related to Viagra and Cialis. Some of the things that make vardenafil HCl 20mg quite different from other PDE5 inhibitors is that it might be effective in treating premature ejaculation in men, which means it can significantly lengthen the time from penetration up to ejaculation.
As for side effects, the common side effects that you can experience when taking vardenafil HCl 20mg is just the same as when you take other PDE5 inhibitors. The typical vardenafil HCl 20mg-side effect is nausea, and others may be back pain, pain in stomach, sensitivity to light, eye pain, facial edema or swelling up of the face, hypotension or low blood pressure, abnormalities in vision, palpitation, myalgia, rash, itch and tachycardia. In very rare cases, priapism or prolonged erection that is painful can be experienced. Also, another possibility, but very rare side effect of vardenafil HCl 20mg is heart attack. If you are going to take vardenafil HCl 20mg for your erectile dysfunction, you better not take nitrate medicines, because it can cause your blood pressure to be extremely low normal. Furthermore, vardenafil HCl 20mg must not be taken when you are also taking medications related to heart issues. Continue reading