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EXYGRA 50 MG TABLET

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Composition for EXYGRA 50 MG TABLET

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Primary uses of EXYGRA 50 MG TABLET

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Medicine Overview of Exygra Tablet

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Uses of Exygra Tablet

EXYGRA 50 MG TABLET is used in the treatment of erectile dysfunction.
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Exygra Tablet side effects

Common

Headache, Diarrhoea, Dyspepsia, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Pain in extremity.

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How to use Exygra 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. EXYGRA 50 MG TABLET is to be taken with food.

How Exygra Tablet works

EXYGRA 50 MG TABLET is a phosphodiesterase (PDE-5) inhibitor. It works by increasing blood flow to the penis by relaxing the muscles in penile blood vessels.

In Depth Information on Exygra Tablet

Expert advice for Exygra Tablet

  • Take it when you need it. Do not take more than once a day.
  • It's best to take Exygra about 1 hour before sexual intercourse, but you can take it anywhere between 30 minutes and 4 hours before sexual activity.
  • Exygra helps achieve and maintain an erection, but will not produce the erection without sexual stimulation. 
  • Do not use Exygra if you have recently taken nitrates (medicines used in angina or chest pain).
  • Notify your doctor if the erection persists for more than two hours after sexual intercourse. 
  • Do not take Exygra if you recently had a stroke, a heart attack or if you have a serious liver disease or very low blood pressure (<90/50 mmHg).
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Exygra Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Exygra Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Sildenafil with alcohol may lower blood pressure.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
EXYGRA 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
EXYGRA 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
EXYGRA 50 MG TABLET may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
SAFE
EXYGRA 50 MG TABLET is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of EXYGRA 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
EXYGRA 50 MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of EXYGRA 50 MG TABLET may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of EXYGRA 50 MG TABLET in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Exygra Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of EXYGRA 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Exygra Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Sildenafil

Exygra 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.
Yes, Exygra 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.
No, Exygra is not a steroid. It belongs to a group of medicines called phosphodiesterase 5 inhibitors used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction.
No, Exygra is not an over-the-counter product. You can buy it when it is prescribed by a doctor.
No, Exygra is not a blood thinner. It belongs to a group of medicines called phosphodiesterase 5 inhibitors used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction.
Exygra is not known to have any beneficial effects of treating premature ejaculation. It is used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction.
Exygra is a prescription drug and should only be taken for the duration as advised by your doctor.
Yes, Exygra 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 Exygra with dapoxetine?
Yes, Exygra can be safely taken with dapoxetine. Exygra 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 Exygra with warfarin?
Exygra can be taken with warfarin, no significant drug interactions have been seen between the two. However, there have been some clinical reports of penile fracture in patients using Exygra with warfarin. Inform your doctor before taking the two drugs together.
Exygra can be taken in patients with high blood pressure. However, if you are taking medicines for high blood pressure, taking Exygra along with them can cause a significant fall in blood pressure which could be harmful. Exygra is absolutely contraindicated in patients taking nitrates. Inform your doctor before taking them together.
Q. Can I take Exygra with lisinopril?
Yes, Exygra can be taken with lisinopril. However, there could be an excessive fall in blood pressure when taken together and you can experience symptoms like dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, flushing, headache, or an increased heart rate. So, special caution must be taken when taking both the drugs together and inform your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms.
Q. Can I take Exygra with ramipril?
Yes, Exygra can be taken with ramipril. However, there could be an excessive fall in blood pressure when taken together and you can experience symptoms like dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, flushing, headache, or an increased heart rate. So, special caution must be taken when taking both the drugs together and inform your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms.
Q. Can I take Exygra with beta blockers?
Yes, Exygra can be taken with beta-blockers. However, there could be an excessive fall in blood pressure when taken together and you can experience symptoms like dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, flushing, headache, or an increased heart rate. So, special caution must be taken when taking both the drugs together and inform your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms.
Q. Can I take Exygra with amlodipine?
Yes, Exygra can be taken with amlodipine. However, there could be an excessive fall in blood pressure when taken together and you can experience symptoms like dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, flushing, headache, or an increased heart rate. So, special caution must be taken when taking both the drugs together and inform your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms.
No, Exygra is not known to affect fertility. It is used only for erectile dysfunction. For treatment of any fertility-related problems, please consult a doctor.
Exygra is not known to affect sperm (number or movement of sperms). It is a drug which is used for erectile dysfunction.
No, Exygra 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 Exygra with any other medicine.
No, Exygra is not known to affect ejaculation.
Exygra like any other medicine has an expiry date and should not be used beyond the date mentioned on the package.
Exygra 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. Exygra 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.
Yes, Exygra 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. Exygra is seen to be beneficial in treating erectile dysfunction (ED) in patients with diabetes mellitus.
Use of Exygra is not recommended in 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 Exygra and any nitrate substance.
Exygra can cause serious side effects like heart attack, sudden cardiac death, abnormal heart beat and bleeding in the brain tissues that can cause temporary or permanent brain damage. A patient can have chest pain during the intercourse and if this occurs, try to relax in a semi-sitting position and do not use any nitrate to relieve the chest pain. Rarely a sudden loss in vision and serious allergic skin reactions with fever, peeling and swelling of the skin, blistering of the mouth, genitals and around the eyes can occur.
No, Exygra is not indicated for the treatment of piles (hemorrhoids). Rather, its use has been reported to cause piles (hemorrhoids).
Q. Can Exygra be taken with losartan?
Yes, Exygra can be taken along with losartan. However, there could be an excessive fall in blood pressure when taken together and you can experience symptoms like dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, flushing, headache, or an increased heart rate. So, special caution must be taken when taking both the drugs together and inform your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms.
Q. Can I take Exygra with paracetamol?
Yes, Exygra 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 Exygra with aspirin?
Yes, Exygra can be taken with aspirin. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together.
Yes, Exygra can increase the testosterone levels. It has a direct effect on the testes which can lead to an increase in the blood testosterone levels.
Exygra 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 Exygra be taken with itraconazole?
Exygra can be taken with itraconzole, however, a dose adjustment would be needed before taking them together. Exygra is metabolized (degraded) by an enzyme known as CYP3A4. Itraconazole decreases the working of this enzyme causing increased blood levels of Exygra and higher chances of having side effects.
Q. Can I take Exygra with tadalafil?
Both tadalafil and Exygra are phosphodiesterase inhibitors and act by dilating the blood vessels. Using them together would not give any additional benefit, rather they may cause a severe fall in blood pressure and a prolonged painful erection. Therefore, these two drugs should not be taken together.
Q. What is the benefit of taking Exygra with finasteride?
Yes, Exygra 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 Exygra can be used for the treatment of this problem along with finasteride.
Q. Can I take Exygra with Tamsulosin?
Special caution needs to be taken when Exygra is taken along with Tamsulosin. Both are known to decrease blood pressure and can also cause orthostatic hypotension (fall in blood pressure when standing from a sitting position). So, when taken together they can cause a severe fall in blood pressure which can be harmful.
Yes, Exygra is a prescription medicine and can be taken only when prescribed by the doctor.
Exygra is a prescription drug and should only be taken for the appropriate indication as prescribed by a doctor as it may be associated with its own side effects.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Exygra with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Isosorbide Dinitrate: Sorbitrate, Isordil, Cardicap
Exygra with Nitroprusside
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Nitroprusside: Nitoside
LIFE-THREATENING
Exygra with Nicorandil
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Nicorandil: Nicostar, Corflo, Nicopress, Nicorex, Nucoril, K-Ion, Korandil, Nucoril OD, Zynicor, K-Cor, Nicoduce, Duorandil
Exygra with Prazosin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Prazosin: Biozocin, Renopress, Minipress, Prazopill, Pracept, Resplend
Exygra with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune, Ritomax
Exygra with Silodosin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Silodosin: Silotime, Silodal, Flospurt, Geripod, Rapilif, Sildoo, Silocap, Urief
Exygra with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Exygra with Doxazosin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Doxazosin: Duracard
Exygra with Bosentan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bosentan: Lupibose, Bozetan, Bosentas
Exygra with Terazosin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Terazosin: Terapress
Exygra with Alfuzosin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Alfuzosin: Efzu, Alfutrol, Zyalfa, Alfusin, Alfoo
Exygra with Tamsulosin
SERIOUS
Exygra with Phenoxybenzamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenoxybenzamine: Zaxyben
Exygra with Clarithromycin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Clarie, C Cin, Clarigard, Macrobid
Exygra with Spiramycin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Spiramycin: Spiramycin, Macromycin, Spiratox
Exygra with Primidone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Primidone: Mysoline
Exygra with Rifampicin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin, Ticin
Exygra with Fosphenytoin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin
Exygra with Phenobarbitone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Nytoin, Barbee, Gardenal, Fenobarb, Luminal, Beetal, Emgard
Exygra with Azithromycin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Azithromycin: Azitag, Maxithral, Azinova, Zithrocin, Azit, Zyloc, Nthrosin, Rezim, Azrade, Bactiazi, Elderaze, Azilup, Laz, Aziwis, Unizith, Rti, Azimore, Azee, Azivista, Azlo, Azivent, Azibest, Morzit, Zady, Aziklin, Azinol, Azitru, Remycine, Azileb, Azita, Aznee, Nazi, Azinix, Bio AZ, Azidep, Azirite, Zicin, Azibact, Zikem, Aziagio, Azad, Azithea, Threeomycin, A24, Azimacro, Aro, Aziclass, Uzazy, Azikaa, Azid, Zofacin, Trulimax, Azlupin, Uthral, Azigreat, Aziter, Azi Faith, Azigold, Rizax, Ecothral, Cazithro, Azitex, Azirox, Azitus XL, Azinkya, Izamed, Azicom, Azimed, Macrozin, Azipos, Azipeg, Aziforce, Azoo, Azipar, Azito, Azitab, Azicure, Rowezy, Azilac, Zithrokem, Azitrac, Azam, Azimount, Direkt, Servazith, Azimint, Azure, Azilin, Azest, Azinew, Azinext, Miomycin, Aziten, Aziway, Azitech, Azicox, Azindica, Aziber, Yash ZI, Zithro, Azisef, Azitin, Zarocin, Maazi, Zomycin, Azopil, Azipar O, Azithree, Azilide, Azigo, Karizma, Aziday, Zithrox, Azenas, Retramycin, Azcre, Pratham, Azoxyn, Vicon, Elzee, Azu OD, Zithcure, Xith, Azitop, Azibig, Azyric, Azifem, Azibiotic, Azifine, Aziline, Azilet, Azotis, Nanogram, Zitro, Zithium, Aziford, Azicid, Ertycin, Azeloc, Azimax, Myaz, Azirav, Zithree, Azycin, Azicrat, Ezecure, Azisoft, Qazi, Activa, Azisuper, Izabof, Zenmac, Aziwar, Azimon, Zohri, Azi Q, Azysafe, Azsuch, Azitras, Azirom, Azikem, Nuazy, Myazi, Zitromycin, Deftolide, Ronin, Nazith, Prazith, Azitsa, Azitas, Azumin, Azforin, Litazith, Flaag, Azmox, Zithromax, 3A, Azitive, Stfaz, Azilife, Azizen, Aziyug, Ortiza, AZ3, Zitis, Wiazi, Azomarc, Azimech, Azimist, Aziral, Aziset, Azro, Onazit, Gemycine, Stumz, Systhral, AN 500, Azauk, Zylid, Aziruth, Azinix Sdp, Azimark, Azire, Azith, Azovid, Maczed, Azitec, Zizom, Avitla, Azikam, Azisara, Azispan, Azyxin, Macroazi, Nodycin, Azidew
Exygra with Phenytoin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Episol, Neptoin, C-Toin, Eptoin, Protoin, Pna, Seztin, Celetoin, Dilantin, Atoin, Phenos
Exygra with Famotidine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Famotidine: Femo, Fadine, Autidine, Fudone, Famtac, Fam H2, Famocer, Topcid, Faltidin, Polyfam, Famodin, Temcid
Exygra with Roxatidine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Roxatidine: Rotane
Exygra with Lafutidine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Lafutidine: Lafter, Lafudac, Lafty, Lafukem, Lafaxid, Laciloc, Lafumac, Swiftin

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