Silagra 100 Mg
USA Brand Name
About the brand
Silagra 100 is 100 mg strength of Sildenafil citrate equivalent to Sildenafil a generic of Viagra by Cipla in India. Cipla is leading pharmaceutical firm which matches to the industry standards of manufacturing and exporting pharmaceutical drugs. It manufactures medicine in anti-TB, cardiovascular as well as male impotency segments and much more.
About the drug
Silagra 100 consists of Sildenafil citrate as salt. The drug is an important class of drug used for male impotence. Sildenafil citrate present in Suhagra 100 is actually phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor. It is helpful in increasing the sexual experience for the patient by providing erection to penis during sexual intercourse.
Manufacturer of the drug
Silagra 100 is manufactured by Cipla in India.
Strength of the drug
Silagra 100 is available in strength of 100 mg tablet. The strength is manufactured keeping in mind the dose regimens for the patients.
USA equivalent brand
Viagra is USA equivalent to the brand Silagra 100 available in USA markets.
Uses of the drug
Silagra 100 is mainly used for male impotency and especially for erectile dysfunction conditions in men.
How it works?
Silagra 100 having salt Sildenafil citrate works by blocking the function of phosphodiesterase type 5 in the body which further increases the level of cGMP in the body. With an increase in the level of cGMP, the blood vessels get relaxed and more blood flushes into penis increasing the level of erection and comfort and satisfaction with perfect erection during sexual activity.
How to take drug?
Take the drug with a glass of water with or without food. It is better to take it without food, however. It shall be taken one hour prior to sexual experience for the best results.
Generally the dose range from 50 to 100 mg in a day. One pill a day of Silagra 100 is generally the prescribed regimen.
How long should drug to be continued?
The drug is needed for basis medicine. Hence, it shall be continued till your doctor has advised you. Ask your doctor about how long you should continue the drug.
What if you miss the dosage?
Missing the dose of Silagra 100 is rare as it’s purely a need for basis medicine. However, if you have missed the dose, take it before one hour of sexual experience.
Drug interaction with others
Drug interactions have been reported with use of sildenafil. The drugs which interact with sildenafil citrate are amlodipine, aspirin, Cialis (Tadalafil), other phosphodiesterase types 5 inhibitors etc.
When not to take the drug?
Do not take Silagra 100, if you are allergic to any of the constituents of the drug. If you are on drugs which are also phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors, then avoid taking the dosage. Always consult your doctor before starting and stopping the drug dosage.
Side effects of intake
Common side effects which result in using Silagra 100 are sudden vision loss, hearing disability, chest pain etc. Take immediate emergency help if you experience these conditions in extreme.
Silagra 100 should not be overdosed. If overdose happens, it may result in painful erection and even permanent loss of erection and infertility.. Take immediate doctor help if overdose happens.
General info and precautions
Silagra 100 is only used for erectile dysfunction condition. Hence it shall not be taken over the counter or without doctor’s advice.
Avoid taking Silagra 100 if you are on other phosphodiesterase types 5 inhibitors. Inform your doctor about your medical history or medicines you are generally taking apart from this dosage. Take the overdose matter seriously as it might result in life long infertility and dissatisfaction,