Millions of men suffer from the problem of erectile dysfunction or impotency. They are not able to have satisfied sexual life and this problem affects the self -esteem of the person. This is also a major cause for divorces all around the world. Levitra is an oral prescription medication which is used to treat the problem of erectile dysfunction in men. This medicine can be consumed 60 minutes before the person wants to have sex with the partner. However, people always have fear about the side effects caused by medications.
Levitra generic does not act like aphrodisiac and arouse the sexual desire of a person. It works by improving the blood flow to the chambers inside the penis so that it can remain hard for longer period. This medication will not give any instant erection and the person needs to be sexually stimulated to get the erection. This medication can give erection for a few hours. This is an FDA approved medicine and can be safely used to get an erection whenever needed. However, there are certain restrictions for use by people with health problems and for people who are more than 65 years of age.
To avoid any major side effect it is necessary to use Levitra as prescribed by your doctor. Levitra is available as 2.5mg, 5mg, 10mg and 20 mg dosage tablets and a doctor will be able to suggest the right dose to be taken by a person to get the best results. You need to inform your doctor regarding all the health problems and the medicines taken by you before starting to use Levitra. It is not safe to use more than one tablet per day. The active ingredient of Levitra called Vardenafil is not safe to use by people with high blood pressure.
Though Levitra is a good option for people with erectile dysfunction, certain side effects are experienced by some people. The main side effects are headache, runny or stuffy nose, redness of the face, indigestion, dizziness, upset stomach, heartburn, nausea, etc. Some other unwanted effect includes prolonged erection lasting for more than four hours, having difficulty in identifying green and blue color etc. In some cases, loss of vision in one or both eyes has been reported. Some people may experience ringing in the ears or decrease in hearing capacity. Major problems occur when a person is using Levitra along with other medications without following the instructions.
It is safe to use this medicine after consulting with your doctor. This medication may interact with other medication and hence you need to ensure that it is safe to use Levitra with the medicines you are already taking for any other health problems. Do not use another medicine to treat erectile dysfunction along with this medicine in order to avoid side effects. If you find any of the side effects, avoid taking this medicine and you can contact your doctor immediately for advice. Though there is a minor risk for some people, the benefits of this medicine outweighs its side effects.