Cenforce marketed in USA 1998. This tablet contains an active ingredient named as Sildenafil Citrate. This is an extremely popular drug and has proven to provide beneficial responses in patientswith impotence associated with: Erectile dysfunction (inability of men to attain and maintain an erect penis with sufficient rigidity to allow sexual intercourse), Diabetes (elevated levels of glucose in the blood), Spinal Cord Injury (damage to the spinal cord which causes changes in its function like- loss of muscle function, sensation, or autonomic function in parts of the body either temporary or permanent), Patients whose prostate gland has been removed (a gland surrounding the bladder in male which releases a fluid component of semen), Patients taking drugs for High BP, Depression or Psychosis.
“The etiological factors which are responsible for Erectile Dysfunction in men like: Less blood supply in the muscles of the penile portion, some disease conditions (renal or hepatic dysfunction, Heart disorder, penile deformity, increased cholesterol level, low testosterone hormone level etc). Psychological reasons include (stress, anxiety, and nervousness). Unhealthy lifestyle (smoking, intake of excess of alcohol and consuming tobacco), the important reason need to be considered is missing of mutual understanding between partners”.
Therefore, Cenforce helps to improve sexual performance of a man by increasing the blood flow towards the penile region which is required to long and hard erection, Improves the spontaneous erection of the penis during sleep or when waking up, less painful erection of the penis, improves exercise ability, relaxes muscles and increases blood flow to the particular areas of the body. Even Men without Erectile Dysfunction use to have this drug to enhance sexual satisfaction.
Do not take Cenforce with grapefruits, high fatty meals diet because it may interferes with the absorption of this tablet; Alcohol and Smoking. Also avoid taking it before driving or operating any machine because these tablets may cause dizziness in some patients. This drug does not offers any protection against Sexually Transmitted Disease especially HIV. Seek immediate medical assistance if you are having erection for more than 4 hours. Cenforce is not recommended for WOMEN and individual below 18 years of age. Consult with doctor or do not take these tablets without prescription if you are suffering from any disease condition. You should not take Cenforce tablet with some other medicines like Barbiturates, Phenytoin, Nevirapine, Rifampicin etc. because it may interact with these medicines and makes Cenforce less effective.
- Recommended in a dose of 50 mg (for men age> 65 years 25 mg), if not effective than 100 mg 1 hour before intercourse, should take 1 tablet in a day.
- Chest pain.
- Pain in legs or back.
- Priapism - a serious medical condition with a painful or prolonged erection.
- Rash or skin eruptions.
- Ringing in ears.
- Tingling or pain in the arm, jaw, or neck.