November 20, 2018: Rochester Man Pleads Guilty to Smuggling Counterfeit Cialis and Viagra into the United States
(Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases)
Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases - November 20, 2018 Category: Medical Law Source Type: news

FDA declines to approve Aquestive's Viagra rival
Aquestive Therapeutics Inc said on Friday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration declined to approve its erectile dysfunction treatment and sought additional data. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

This CEO Is Pushing a Pill For Female Sex Drive. But Does the Science Hold Up?
There are two schools of thought about pink. One is that it is the color of bubble gum and Barbie. Cindy Eckert’s view is that it is the color of business. It is a dominant presence at the offices of her Raleigh, N.C., venture-capital firm, the Pink Ceiling, a fund that advertises its main goal as “to make women really f-cking rich.” It’s an even more dominant presence on Eckert, who defies people to observe the taboo on assessing anyone–especially a woman–by their clothes. She wears some hue of pink every working day, accessorized with hot pink nails, lipstick and shoes. Even her hair s...
Source: TIME: Science - November 8, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Belinda Luscombe Tags: Uncategorized Sex society Source Type: news

Ethiopia: Authority Prohibits Impotency Drugs
[Addis Fortune] Food& Drug Authority (FDA) prohibited the sale of sildenafil citrate, tablets known by the trade name Vega, without a physician's prescription. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 8, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

This CEO Is Pushing a Pill For Female Sex Drive. But Does the Science Hold Up?
There are two schools of thought about pink. One is that it is the color of bubble gum and Barbie. Cindy Eckert’s view is that it is the color of business. It is a dominant presence at the offices of her Raleigh, N.C., venture-capital firm, the Pink Ceiling, a fund that advertises its main goal as “to make women really f-cking rich.” It’s an even more dominant presence on Eckert, who defies people to observe the taboo on assessing anyone–especially a woman–by their clothes. She wears some hue of pink every working day, accessorized with hot pink nails, lipstick and shoes. Even her hair s...
Source: TIME: Health - November 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Belinda Luscombe Tags: Uncategorized Sex society Source Type: news

Why can’t so many young, healthy men make love without a little blue pill? 
Britain is the world's first country to allow Viagra to be sold without prescription. Sebastien Smith, 29, from Newcastle revealed why he's been using the drug recreationally for six years. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why Are We All Having So Little Sex?
Matt, a 34-year-old data analyst from Texas, and his wife dated for seven years before getting married in 2013. When they didn’t live together, they had sex every time they saw each other. After they moved in, however, he says things changed. Their sex life became inconsistent. They’d have a really active week and then a month with nothing, or just one at-bat. It began to hurt their relationship. At one point early in their marriage, Matt’s wife got pregnant, but they weren’t sure the marriage was going to make it, so they terminated the pregnancy. Part of the problem for Matt, who spoke to TIME abo...
Source: TIME: Health - October 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Belinda Luscombe Tags: Uncategorized Sexual Health Source Type: news

FDA: Guess What Is In This Vaping Liquid, Erectile Dysfunction Meds
Here is a stiff warning about a company that allegedly has been putting the ingredients found in Viagra and Cialis in its e-liquids. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 16, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

What Is In Your Dietary Supplements? Study Reveals Unapproved Ingredients
Weight loss supplements with the ingredient that's normally in Viagra? A sexual enhancement supplement with a weight loss medication that was pulled from the U.S. market? How " natural " are dietary supplements? (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Stop vaping Viagra: FDA cracks down on company selling e-liquid for erectile dysfunction in America
The US Food and Drug Administration issued a warning letter to HelloCig Electronic Tech Company on Thursday for selling two e-liquids that contain the erectile dysfunction drug. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Seeing Red: Can Excessive Viagra Dose Permanently Damage Vision?
(MedPage Today) -- Report describes case of persistent colored vision disturbance (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 8, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can Viagra permanently damage vision?
A case study examines the damage that Viagra can potentially do to the retina. In doses above recommended levels, the blue pill might make you see red. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation Source Type: news

Morning Break: Fast Food Nation; Seeing Red With Viagra; Quackery in ICD-11?
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - October 4, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

What May Happen If You Take Too Much Erectile Dysfunction Medication
Taking sildenafil citrate, the ingredient in Viagra, can lead to visual disturbances. Can it lead to permanent vision problems? (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 4, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

What Might Happen If You Take Too Much Erectile Dysfunction Medication
Taking sildenafil citrate, the ingredient in Viagra, can lead to visual disturbances. Can it lead to permanent vision problems? (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 4, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

High Dose of Sildenafil Tied to Long-term Retinal Damage High Dose of Sildenafil Tied to Long-term Retinal Damage
Persistent red-tinted vision and cone photoreceptor damage were reported in a patient who had taken a large dose of the erectile dysfunction drug sildenafil.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ophthalmology News Source Type: news

Viagra could make you colour blind! Erection drug leaves 31-year-old man with red-tinted vision
An unnamed patient in New York has not been able to cure the red vision he has had for over a year since he took 'much more' than the recommended dose of sildenafil – the active ingredient in Viagra. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Viagra Linked to Trouble With Color Vision: Report
Title: Viagra Linked to Trouble With Color Vision: ReportCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/1/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/2/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Eyesight General)
Source: MedicineNet Eyesight General - October 2, 2018 Category: Opthalmology Source Type: news

Viagra Linked to Trouble With Color Vision: Report
(Source: Fertility News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Fertility News - Doctors Lounge - October 1, 2018 Category: Reproduction Medicine Tags: Ophthalmology, Pharmacy, Reproductive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Drugmaker Pfizer's CEO Read to be replaced by COO Bourla
Viagra maker Pfizer will replace CEO Ian Read with Chief Operating Officer Albert Bourla starting in January (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Nintedanib Plus Sildenafil No Better Than Nintedanib in IPF
No benefit with sildenafil in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis with severe impairment in gas exchange (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - September 28, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Pharmacy, Pulmonology, Conference News, Source Type: news

At War: What Dating Is Like When Medication Kills Your Libido
A Marine veteran shares the struggles of dating while on medication for his service-related PTSD and chronic pain. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: JASON ARMENT Tags: Dating and Relationships Viagra (Drug) Veterans Tinder (Mobile App) Source Type: news

At War: I ’ m a Veteran With PTSD. The Medication I Take Makes Dating Difficult.
A Marine veteran shares the struggles of dating while on medication for his service-related PTSD and chronic pain. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: JASON ARMENT Tags: Dating and Relationships Viagra (Drug) Veterans Tinder (Mobile App) Source Type: news

Add-On Sildenafil Disappoints in IPF With Impaired Gas Exchange
(MedPage Today) -- Trial likely'underpowered'to show benefit, says investigator (Source: MedPage Today Pulmonary)
Source: MedPage Today Pulmonary - September 17, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Source Type: news

Ask Well: Which Drug for Erectile Dysfunction Is Better: Viagra or Cialis?
Four drugs have been approved for erectile dysfunction. Which is best depends on your individual needs and desires. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: RICHARD KLASCO, M.D. Tags: Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Sex Viagra (Drug) Impotence Cialis (Drug) Levitra (Drug) Source Type: news

Olive Oil May Be Better For Men Than Viagra, Study Claims
GREECE (CBS Local) – A new study on sexual health may have a lot of men running to their favorite Italian restaurant tonight. According to scientists in Greece, olive oil may be better than Viagra when it comes to boosting sexual performance. The study, published by the University of Athens, examined over 600 men and found that an olive oil-rich diet cut the risk of erectile dysfunction by up to 40 percent. The men, who had an average age of 67, switched to a Mediterranean-style diet which focused on eating fruits, vegetables, fish, nuts, and replaced all butter with olive oil. Patients also reduced the amo...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - August 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health Offbeat Chris Melore Local TV Men's Health Olive Oil talkers Viagra Source Type: news

Erectile dysfunction - add this £1 food to your dinner to slash your risk of impotence
ERECTILE dysfunction treatments include viagra, hormone replacement, or a change to your medication schedule. But, add this one food to your diet could slash your risk of impotence symptoms, scientists have claimed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Viagra drug is linked to a record 19 UK deaths in a year
Sildenafil, the active drug in Viagra, caused more than a dozen deaths in 2017 and is currently linked to seven fatalities this year, according to a report by the MHRA. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Indian father fractures his PENIS after child 'fell over' his erection
The tale was published in the British Medical Journal Case Reports. The patient, from Uttar Pradesh, admitted to taking 100mg of sildenafil - branded as Viagra - the night before the injury. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Indian father, 36, fractures his PENIS after his child 'fell over' his erection
The tale was published in the British Medical Journal Case Reports. The patient, from Uttar Pradesh, admitted to taking 100mg of sildenafil - branded as Viagra - the night before the injury. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Viagra could be a new miracle cure for blindness, scientists claim  
The anti-impotence drug may stop age-related macular degeneration.   This follows a two-year trial led at Columbia University in New York. The condition is the UK’s leading cause of blindness. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Viagra Inventor Raises $10m To Find Medicines For Rare Diseases With AI
Dr David Brown's latest company is called Healx and it's using machine learning to see how existing drugs can be used to treat rare diseases. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - July 26, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Sam Shead, Contributor Source Type: news

Woman in Dutch drug trial recalls 'whirlwind' rush to sign up
Mother of healthy two-year-old unsure whether she was told of risks in sildenafil trialA woman who took part in a Dutch drug trial in which 11 babies died has spoken of going through a “whirlwind” of emotions before she signed up.Lana Huf-Germain, 38, was one of 183 pregnant women who took part in a programme to test whether the drug sildenafil, which is sold under the brand name Viagra, would spur the growth of unborn children in the womb.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 26, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Daniel Boffey in Brussels Tags: Netherlands Medical research Europe World news Science Drugs Source Type: news

Pregnant woman in Viagra-type drug trial recalls 'whirlwind' rush to sign up
Mother of healthy two-year-old unsure whether she was told of risks in sildenafil trialA woman who took part in a Dutch drug trial in which 11 babies died has spoken of going through a “whirlwind” of emotions before she signed up.Lana Huf-Germain, 38, was one of 183 pregnant women who took part in a programme to test whether the drug sildenafil, which is sold under the brand name Viagra, would spur the growth of unborn children in the womb.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 26, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Daniel Boffey in Brussels Tags: Netherlands Medical research Europe World news Science Drugs Source Type: news

Trial Halted After 11 Infants Die in the Netherlands Trial Halted After 11 Infants Die in the Netherlands
Researchers were testing whether sildenafil could improve growth among fetuses with fetal growth restriction by increasing blood flow to the placenta; all related trials have been halted.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Drug trial on pregnant women halted after 11 babies die
A Dutch hospital is stopping a clinical trial involving sildenafil, a generic Viagra, on pregnant women. (Source: PharmaManufacturing.com)
Source: PharmaManufacturing.com - July 25, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

11 babies die after generic Viagra study in pregnant women
Study is halted after unexpected deaths; the drug, which stimulates blood flow, was given to pregnant women with fetal growth problems (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Morning Break: Baby Deaths in Sildenafil Trial; Opioids for Ankle Sprains; Watson's Errors
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - July 25, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Queensland trial giving Viagra to pregnant women halted after Netherlands deaths
Researchers pause to gather information after 11 babies died in similar Dutch trialA Queensland study on reducing foetal distress during childbirth through the use of Viagra has been paused afterthe death of 11 babies in a clinical trial in the Netherlands using the same drug.Mater Research Institute professor Sailesh Kumar said the study at the Mater Mother ’s hospital used a much lower dosage of Sildenafil, which is sold as Viagra and dilates blood vessels in the pelvis, compared to the Dutch study.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 25, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Australian Associated Press Tags: Health Australia news Viagra Research Science World news Pregnancy Source Type: news

11 babies die after Viagra study in pregnant women
Study is halted after unexpected deaths; the drug, which stimulates blood flow, was given to pregnant women with fetal growth problems (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dutch medical trial using Viagra stopped after 11 babies die
A Dutch trial with the drug best known under the brand name Viagra, has been immediately halted after 11 babies of mothers using the medication died, one of the participating hospitals said on Tuesday. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - July 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Trial of Viagra on pregnant women stopped after 11 babies die
Dutch researchers stopped a clinical trial due to the deaths of 11 babies from a lung disease after their mothers were treated with the drug sildenafil, commonly known as Viagra, while pregnant, Amsterdam University Medical Center announced Monday. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - July 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

11 Infant Deaths Halt Trial of Sildenafil in Pregnant Women
TUESDAY, July 24, 2018 -- There have been 11 lung-related infant deaths after pregnant women in the Netherlands were given sildenafil (Viagra) to boost the growth of their babies while in the womb. The clinical trial included women whose placentas... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 24, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Dutch trial with Viagra halted after 11 babies die
A Dutch trial with sildenafil, sold under the brand name Viagra, has been immediately halted after 11 babies of mothers using the medication died, one of the participating hospitals said on Tuesday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Babies die after mums given Viagra in Dutch trial
Dutch scientists have urgently stopped the research with the anti-impotence drug in pregnancy. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eleven babies die after Dutch women given Viagra in drug trial
Research halted as 10 to 15 other participants wait to see if their children affectedDutch women who were given Viagra to increase the growth of their unborn child as part of a major drug trial face an anxious wait after the deaths of 11 babies.The research, carried out at 10 hospitals across the Netherlands, involved women whose placentas had been underperforming taking sildenafil, a medication sold under the brand name Viagra.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 24, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Daniel Boffey in Brussels Tags: Netherlands Medical research Europe Viagra Pregnancy Health Science World news & wellbeing Source Type: news

Viagra use on the rise as 860,000 pills have been sold
UK sales of erectile dysfunction drug Viagra Connect have already hit £4.3 million as around 860,000 pills have been sold since it was allowed to be sold in supermarkets and pharmacies in March. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Viagra use on the rise as 860,000 pills have been sold since the drug hit supermarket shelves
UK sales of erectile dysfunction drug Viagra Connect have already hit £4.3 million as around 860,000 pills have been sold since it was allowed to be sold in supermarkets and pharmacies in March. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

MyNicNaxs, LLC Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Various Dietary Supplements Due to Undeclared Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API)
MyNicNaxs, LLC, Deltona, FL is voluntarily recalling all lots of dietary supplements distributed nationwide to the consumer level. The products have been found to contain undeclared active pharmaceutical ingredients (API). The presence of Sildenafil, Sibutramine, Diclofenac and/or Phenolphthalein in the dietary supplements renders it an unapproved drug for which safety and efficacy have not been established and, therefore, subject to recall. These products were distributed from January 2013, to December 2017, though our website http://www.mynicnaxs.com. The undeclared drug ingredients found in these products may pose serio...
Source: Food and Drug Administration - July 11, 2018 Category: Food Science Source Type: news