Exigra 50 mg Tablet

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Overview

Uses of Exigra Tablet

Exigra 50 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of erectile dysfunction.

Exigra Tablet side effects

Common
  • Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
  • Headache
  • Stiffness
  • Blurred vision

How to use Exigra 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. Exigra 50 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Exigra Tablet works

Exigra 50 mg Tablet is a phosphodiesterase-5 (PDE-5) inhibitor. It works by relaxing the blood vessels in your penis, thereby increasing blood flow into the penis on sexual stimulation. This helps you achieve and maintain a hard, erect penis suitable for sexual activity.

Exigra Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Sildenafil with alcohol may lower blood pressure.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Exigra 50 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Exigra 50 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Exigra 50 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
SAFE
Exigra 50 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Exigra 50 mg Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease. A lowering of dose may be considered if it is not well-tolerated.
Liver
Exigra 50 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Exigra 50 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Exigra 50 mg Tablet in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Exigra Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Exigra 50 mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Exigra 50 mg 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 Exigra 50 mg Tablet if you have recently taken nitrates (medicines used in angina or chest pain).
  • Do not take it if you've had a heart attack in the past 3 months, or stroke or heart failure in the past 6 months.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Exigra with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Monopark
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Tamocas
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
MODERATE
Brand(s): Shinosun
MODERATE
Brand(s): Clarimac
MODERATE
Brand(s): Carz, Antep
MODERATE
Brand(s): Arthrox
MODERATE
Brand(s): Stoin, Marantin
MODERATE
Brand(s): Acigo, Rin, Ranis
MINOR

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Exigra

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Erectile dysfunction issue in penis. What patanjali ashwajeet ll be suitable? Please recommended me best ayurvedic medicine.thanks
Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari
Ayurveda
Yes, Ashwshilajeet is good, also take chandraprabha vati 2 tablet twice with water also along
I want sex partner but my body part not support its loose plz tell me solution
Dr. Jyoti Arora
Sexologist
The concern you had is know as Erectile Dysfunction""Erectile dysfunction (ED) Erection Issue Erectile Dysfunction is a very common and easily manageable issue. Hence the concern.Due to lack of proper guidance and ignorance, this issue does not get resolved easily. It is very easily treated by following measures: 1). Proper counselling 2). Exercises / techniques 3). Ayurvedic medicines it can be treated in 4-6 weeks.
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FAQs

Q. Is Exigra safe?
Yes, Exigra is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor. However, there are some very common side effects that you can experience at effective doses like Headache, Diarrhoea, Dyspepsia, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Pain in Extremity.
Q. How long does it take for Exigra to work?
Usually, Exigra starts working in about 30 min. Its effect usually may last for about 3-4 hours.
Q. What if Exigra doesn't work?
Talk to your doctor if Exigra doesn't seem to work. Your doctor may increase the dose of Exigra or switch you to an alternate option.
Q. Is Exigra an over the counter product?
No, Exigra is not an over-the-counter product. You can buy it when it is prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Can I take Exigra as often as I want?
No, do not take Exigra for more than once a day.
Q. When should I take Exigra?
Take Exigra 30-60 min before your sexual activity because this medicine takes around 30 min to start working.
Q. Can Exigra cause persistent and painful erection of the penis (priapism)?
Exigra and other drugs used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction have been seen to cause prolonged erections and persistent and painful erection of the penis(priapism). In case the erection persists for more than 4 hours, immediately seek medical attention. If it is not treated immediately, penile tissue damage and permanent loss of potency can occur.
Q. Can I take Exigra for premature ejaculation?
Exigra is not known to have any beneficial effects of treating premature ejaculation. It is used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction.
Q. Can I take Exigra with paracetamol?
Yes, Exigra can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together.
Q. Can I take Exigra for the rest of my life?
Exigra is a prescription drug and should only be taken for the duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Why is the use of Exigra contraindicated with nitrates?
Use of Exigra is harmful for patients taking nitrates (organic nitrates or organic nitrites) as their combined use can cause a severe fall in blood pressure, which can also result in death. It is advisable to keep a time gap of 24 hours between the intake of Exigra and any nitrate substance.
Q. Why does Exigra cause a fall in blood pressure (hypotension)?
Exigra has the property of relaxing the smooth muscle of the blood vessels and widening them which can cause a fall in blood pressure (hypotension). So, when used with blood pressure lowering drugs or nitrates, it can cause a severe fall in blood pressure, which could be fatal. Exigra should not be taken if you are taking nitrates for chest pain or you have a history of heart attack or stroke in the past six months.
Q. Can I take Exigra in my twenties?
Yes, Exigra can be taken in the twenties. It is approved for use in adult men above the age of 18 who have erectile dysfunction. It should be taken after consulting a doctor and strictly as advised.
Q. Can I take Exigra with dapoxetine?
Yes, Exigra can be safely taken with dapoxetine. Exigra is useful for treating erectile dysfunction and dapoxetine is for premature ejaculation. A fixed dose combination of these medicines is available which is useful in patients suffering from both erectile dysfunction and premature ejaculation. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together.
Q. Can I take Exigra if I am also having high blood pressure?
Exigra can be taken in patients with high blood pressure. However, if you are taking medicines for high blood pressure, taking Exigra along with them can cause a significant fall in blood pressure which could be harmful. Exigra is absolutely contraindicated in patients taking nitrates. Inform your doctor before taking them together.
Q. Does Exigra affect fertility?
No, Exigra is not known to affect fertility. It is used only for erectile dysfunction. For treatment of any fertility-related problems, please consult a doctor.
Q. Does Exigra affect sperm?
Exigra is not known to affect sperm (number or movement of sperms). It is a drug which is used for erectile dysfunction.
Q. What is the benefit of taking Exigra with finasteride?
Yes, Exigra can be taken along with finasteride. This combination is beneficial in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Finasteride is also known to cause erectile dysfunction as one of its side effects and Exigra can be used for the treatment of this problem along with finasteride.
Q. Does Exigra increase blood pressure?
No, Exigra is not associated with an increase in blood pressure. It can cause a decrease in blood pressure especially if taken with other blood-pressure-lowering medications. Please consult your doctor before taking Exigra with any other medicine.
Q. Does Exigra delay ejaculation?
No, Exigra is not known to affect ejaculation.
Q. How does Exigra work?
Exigra is a phosphodiesterase 5 inhibitor which works by relaxing the penile smooth muscles and by increasing the blood flow to the penis. It helps to achieve and maintain an erection but only if there is sexual stimulation.
Q. Is Exigra safe to use in patients with diabetes?
Yes, Exigra is safe to use in patients with diabetes. Erectile dysfunction and is commonly reported by diabetic patients as diabetes is one of the most common causes of this condition. Long standing diabetes can damage the nerves in the body (neuropathy) including the nerves of the penis. It also harden and narrow the blood vessels which decreases the blood flow to the penis causing erectile dysfunction. Exigra is seen to be beneficial in treating erectile dysfunction (ED) in patients with diabetes mellitus.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 16th Mar 2018.
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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Wockhardt Towers, Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra (East), Mumbai 400051, Maharashtra, India
MRP
10.28
4 tablets in 1 strip
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