Tadalafil is the medicine used in the treatment of male sexual function problems. With sexual stimulation, Tadafil also helps by increasing the blood flow to the penis in order to help him get and also keep an erection. Tadalafil is also considered to work by relaxing the smooth muscle in the bladder and the prostrate.
Even though Tadalafil helps in solving the male sexual functional problems,side effects are caused too because of the tablets, which include the following:
- An allergic reaction to Tadalafil will have side effects that include difficulty in breathing, swelling of various parts of your body like your lips, tongue, throat or face.
- If you experience nausea, chest pain or dizziness during sex, then get immediate medical help, this could have life threatening side effects.
- A light headed feeling, like you might pass out anytime
- Sudden loss of hearing
- A painful erection
- The symptoms similar to a heart attack – chest pressure, nausea, sweating or pain that keeps spreading to your jaw or shoulder.
- An erection that last for more than 4 hours, having such an erection for such a long time can cause severe damage to the penis.
- Tingly feeling and warmth; flushing
- Stuffy nose
- Nausea and stomach upset
- Shortness of breath
- Unusual weakness
- Pain or discomfort felt in the areas of back, neck or the arms
Before taking the medicine make sure you inform your doctor about any medical history that you have had, which may include the following:
- Any disease related to the kidney or liver
- Chest pain or high or low blood pressure
- An ulcer in the stomach
- Any health related issues which could make sexual activity unsafe
- Bleeding disorder
- A heart attack or a stroke
- An erection that lasts for more than 4 hours
Tadalafil does not harm an unborn baby, but in case of pregnancy the doctor needs to be informed so that he can recommend the right amount of dosage. The use of this medicine is not recommended for children below the age of 18. If Tadalafil causes severe problems, then it should be stopped immediately and the doctor should be consulted. It could result in sudden loss of the vision. This brand of the drug is not usually recommended for women. If you drink alcohol or do marijuana inform your doctor since this can lead to other health related problems.