Zestasil 100 Tablet


Overview

Uses of Zestasil Tablet
Zestasil 100 Tablet is used in the treatment of erectile dysfunction.
Zestasil Tablet side effects
Common
  • Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
  • Headache
  • Stiffness
  • Blurred vision
How to use Zestasil 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. Zestasil 100 Tablet is to be taken with food.
How Zestasil Tablet works
Zestasil 100 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.
Zestasil Tablet related warnings
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Sildenafil with alcohol may lower blood pressure.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Zestasil 100 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
Zestasil 100 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
Zestasil 100 Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
SAFE
Zestasil 100 Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Zestasil 100 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
Zestasil 100 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zestasil 100 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Zestasil 100 Tablet in patients with severe liver disease.
What if you miss a dose of Zestasil Tablet?
If you miss a dose of Zestasil 100 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.

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Expert Advice

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  • You have been prescribed Zestasil 100 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 Zestasil 100 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 Zestasil 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): Tamocas
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
MODERATE
Brand(s): Stoin, Marantin
MODERATE
Brand(s): Clarimac
MODERATE
Brand(s): Arthrox
MODERATE
Brand(s): Shinosun
MODERATE
Brand(s): Antep
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Brand(s): Acigo, Ranis
MINOR

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Zestasil

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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 does Zestasil work?
Zestasil 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 Zestasil safe?
Yes, Zestasil 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. Is Zestasil a steroid?
No, Zestasil is not a steroid. It belongs to a group of medicines called phosphodiesterase 5 inhibitors used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction.
Q. Is Zestasil an over the counter product?
No, Zestasil is not an over-the-counter product. You can buy it when it is prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Is Zestasil a blood thinner?
No, Zestasil is not a blood thinner. It belongs to a group of medicines called phosphodiesterase 5 inhibitors used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction.
Q. Can I take Zestasil for premature ejaculation?
Zestasil 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 Zestasil for the rest of my life?
Zestasil is a prescription drug and should only be taken for the duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Zestasil in my twenties?
Yes, Zestasil 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 Zestasil with dapoxetine?
Yes, Zestasil can be safely taken with dapoxetine. Zestasil 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 Zestasil with warfarin?
Zestasil 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 Zestasil with warfarin. Inform your doctor before taking the two drugs together.
Q. Can I take Zestasil if I am also having high blood pressure?
Zestasil can be taken in patients with high blood pressure. However, if you are taking medicines for high blood pressure, taking Zestasil along with them can cause a significant fall in blood pressure which could be harmful. Zestasil is absolutely contraindicated in patients taking nitrates. Inform your doctor before taking them together.
Q. Can I take Zestasil with lisinopril?
Yes, Zestasil 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 Zestasil with ramipril?
Yes, Zestasil 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 Zestasil with beta blockers?
Yes, Zestasil 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 Zestasil with amlodipine?
Yes, Zestasil 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.
Q. Does Zestasil affect fertility?
No, Zestasil 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 Zestasil affect sperm?
Zestasil is not known to affect sperm (number or movement of sperms). It is a drug which is used for erectile dysfunction.
Q. Does Zestasil increase blood pressure?
No, Zestasil 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 Zestasil with any other medicine.
Q. Does Zestasil delay ejaculation?
No, Zestasil is not known to affect ejaculation.
Q. Does Zestasil expire?
Zestasil like any other medicine has an expiry date and should not be used beyond the date mentioned on the package.
Q. Why does Zestasil cause a fall in blood pressure (hypotension)?
Zestasil 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. Zestasil 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. Is Zestasil safe to use in patients with diabetes?
Yes, Zestasil 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. Zestasil is seen to be beneficial in treating erectile dysfunction (ED) in patients with diabetes mellitus.
Q. Why is the use of Zestasil contraindicated with nitrates?
Use of Zestasil 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 Zestasil and any nitrate substance.
Q. What are the serious side effects of Zestasil?
Zestasil 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.
Q. Can I take Zestasil for treating piles (hemorrhoids)?
No, Zestasil is not indicated for the treatment of piles (hemorrhoids). Rather, its use has been reported to cause piles (hemorrhoids).
Q. Can Zestasil be taken with losartan?
Yes, Zestasil 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 Zestasil with paracetamol?
Yes, Zestasil 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 Zestasil with aspirin?
Yes, Zestasil can be taken with aspirin. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together.
Q. Can Zestasil increase the level of testosterone?
Yes, Zestasil can increase the testosterone levels. It has a direct effect on the testes which can lead to an increase in the blood testosterone levels.
Q. Can Zestasil cause persistent and painful erection of the penis (priapism)?
Zestasil 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 Zestasil be taken with itraconazole?
Zestasil can be taken with itraconzole, however, a dose adjustment would be needed before taking them together. Zestasil is metabolized (degraded) by an enzyme known as CYP3A4. Itraconazole decreases the working of this enzyme causing increased blood levels of Zestasil and higher chances of having side effects.
Q. Can I take Zestasil with tadalafil?
Both tadalafil and Zestasil 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 Zestasil with finasteride?
Yes, Zestasil 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 Zestasil can be used for the treatment of this problem along with finasteride.
Q. Can I take Zestasil with Tamsulosin?
Special caution needs to be taken when Zestasil 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.
Q. Is Zestasil a prescription medicine?
Yes, Zestasil is a prescription medicine and can be taken only when prescribed by the doctor.
Q. Can I take Zestasil for fun?
Zestasil 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.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 19th Sep 2018.
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