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Religra 100 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Religra Tablet

Religra 100 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of erectile dysfunction.

Religra Tablet side effects

Common
  • Runny nose
  • Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Back pain
  • Blurred vision
  • Nausea
  • Muscle pain
  • Stomach upset
  • Vision changes
  • Rash

How to use Religra 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. Religra 100 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Religra Tablet works

Religra 100 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.

Religra Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Sildenafil with alcohol may lower blood pressure.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Religra 100 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
Religra 100 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
Religra 100 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
SAFE
Religra 100 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Religra 100 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
Religra 100 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Religra 100 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Religra 100 mg Tablet in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Religra Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Religra 100 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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Interaction with Drugs

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

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Religra

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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. How long does it take for Religra to work?

Usually, Religra starts working in about 30 min. Its effect usually may last for about 3-4 hours.

Q. What if Religra doesn't work?

Talk to your doctor if Religra doesn't seem to work. Your doctor may increase the dose of Religra or switch you to an alternate option.

Q. Can I get Religra without a prescription?

No, you should never get Religra without prescription. Religra is a medicine, and it should be only taken when prescribed by a doctor.

Q. Can I take Religra as often as I want?

No, do not take Religra for more than once a day.

Q. When should I take Religra?

Take Religra 30-60 min before your sexual activity because this medicine takes around 30 min to start working.

Q. Can I take Religra for premature ejaculation?

Religra 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 Religra with paracetamol?

Yes, Religra 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 Religra for the rest of my life?

Religra is a prescription drug and should only be taken for the duration that is advised by your doctor.

Q. Why is the use of Religra contraindicated with nitrates?

Use of Religra 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 Religra and any nitrate substance.

Q. Why does Religra cause a fall in blood pressure (hypotension)?

Religra 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. Religra 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 Religra in my twenties?

Yes, if prescribed by your doctor then Religra can be taken in your twenties.

Q. Does Religra affect fertility?

No, Religra does not affect fertility, neither negatively nor positively.

Q. Does Religra affect sperm?

Religra does not affect sperm count or its health. It is a medicine that is used to treat erectile dysfunction.

Q. Does Religra increase blood pressure?

No, Religra 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 Religra with any other medicine.

Q. Is Religra safe to use in patients with diabetes?

Yes, if prescribed by your doctor then Religra is safe to use in patients with diabetes.
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