Megalis 10mg relaxes the smooth muscles present in the wall of blood vessels and helps in increasing the flow of blood in certain specific areas of the body. It is used for the treatment of erection disorders, prostate gland enlargement and Pulmonary Hypertension (high blood pressure of blood vessels connecting the lungs and the heart).
Uses of Megalis 10mg Tablet
megalis 10 mg uses for the treatment of impotence; where achieving and sustaining an erection is a problem while having sexual intercourse. However, it will work only if there is sexual stimulation.
- Pulmonary arterial hypertension
Megalis 10mgTablet is used to treat high blood pressure of arteries present in the lungs and right side of the heart. It also improves exercise capacity in such patients.
- Benign prostatic hyperplasia
Megalis 10mgTablet is used to treat the symptoms of age related prostate gland enlargement which may include painful, difficult, and frequent urination.
How to use Megalis 10mg Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. thisTablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Megalis Tablet works
Megalis 10 mg Tablet is a phosphodiesterase (PDE-5) inhibitor. It works in erectile dysfunction by increasing blood flow to the penis by relaxing the muscles in penile blood vessels. It works in pulmonary hypertension by relaxing the blood vessels in the lungs to allow blood to flow more easily.
Major & minor megalis 10mg side effects area here
- Persistent cough
- Decrease/loss of vision
- Change in color vision
- Decrease/loss of hearingS
- Prolonged and painful erection
- Allergic skin reaction
- Difficulty in breathing
- Difficulty in swallowing
Expert advice for Megalis Tablet
You have been prescribed Megalis 10mg Tablet for the treatment of erectile dysfunction. It is best to take it an hour before sexual intercourse. But, you can take it anywhere between 30 minutes and 4 hours before sexual activity.
Don’t take it more than once a day. Seek medical attention if the erection persists for more than 4 hours after sexual intercourse. Do not use Megalis 10 mg Tablet if you have recently taken nitrates (medicines used in angina or chest pain).
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember.megalis 10mg dosage can be skipped if it is almost time for the next scheduled dose. This applies to conditions like Pulmonary Hypertension where the dose regimen is fixed.
Contact a doctor immediately if an overdose is suspected. You might require immediate medical attention if the overdose is severe.
Warnings for special population
Pregnancy – This medicine is not recommended for consumption by pregnant women unless clearly needed. Consult a doctor and discuss the benefits and risks before taking this medicine.
Breast-feeding – The use of this medicine should be avoided by nursing mothers. Consult your doctor so that suitable substitute may be advised.supplements to the doctor.
Deformation of penis – This medicine should be used with caution in patients having a physical deformity of the penis which may be due to Angulation, Cavernosal Fibrosis or Peyronie disease. The risk of permanent loss of sexual potency is high in such cases.
Prolonged and painful erection – This medicine should be used with caution if you have had a painful erection lasting for more than 4 hours. This may be due to an underlying condition like Sickle cell anemia, Multiple Myeloma or Leukemia.