Side effects from too much erectile dysfunction medication - 'I wouldn't advise it'
ERECTILE dysfunction medication tends to work by increasing blood flow to the penis to help men get an erection. Sildenafil is a medicine used to treat erectile dysfunction, with one of the more well known forms being Viagra. You can get sildenafil on the NHS if you have erectile dysfunction or pulmonary hypertension, but it is also available without a prescription.
CONCLUSION: The prevalence of SLU, AVN, priapism, nephropathy and the other complications of SCD show some variations from other studies. This variation in the clinical parameters across different clinical phenotypes indicates an interplay between age, genetic and environmental factors.PMID:34493173 | DOI:10.1080/16078454.2021.1972242
J Ophthalmic Vis Res. 2021 Apr 29;16(2):248-259. doi: 10.18502/jovr.v16i2.9088. eCollection 2021 Apr-Jun.ABSTRACTPhosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors such as sildenafil citrate and tadalafil are well known for the treatment of erectile dysfunction. However, their use in the presence of pulmonary hypertension can cause ophthalmologic side effects, including non-arteritic optic ischemic neuropathy, chorioretinopathy, glaucoma, and optic atrophy. The present review aimed to identify these visual side effects and provide recommendations. We identified articles published from January 2000 to March 2019 on diseases arising from t...