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What is Generic for Filitra used for?

Filitra (Vardenafil) is used to treat impotence (erectile dysfunction). It relaxes muscles in the penis and increases blood flow in it, thereby helping men to achieve and maintain an erection. It may be noted that this drug does not protect against sexually transmitted diseases and is only used to treat erectile dysfunction. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.

What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Filitra?

The dosage of Filitra prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.

What if you overdose on Generic for Filitra?

Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Filitra, seek medical attention immediately.

What other drugs could interact with Generic for Filitra?

It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Filitra.

Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Filitra, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.

Filitra can interact with certain antibiotics, antifungals, alpha blockers, protease inhibitors, heart arrhythmia medicines, and nitrate medicines.

Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.

What are the side effects of Generic for Filitra?

Like other medicines, Filitra can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Filitra are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.

It is pertinent to note that side effects of Filitra cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Filitra develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.

Filitra can cause side effects such as runny nose, abnormalities in vision, mild dizziness, headache, flushing, and stomach upset. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Filitra.

What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Filitra?

Is it possible for me to take Filitra with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Filitra?
What are the possible drug interactions of Filitra?
How will Filitra work in my body?
How should Filitra be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Filitra drug interactions and side effects?


The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Filitra is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug. Before taking Filitra, inform your doctor if you have a medical history of painful/prolonged erection, eye problems, angulation, Peyronie's disease, leukemia, kidney disease, liver disease, and heart problems. While using this drug, do not take grapefruit juice.


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