Summary: Kamagra 100mg tablet is a prescription medicine used to treat erectile dysfunction in men. It contains an active ingredient sildenafil citrate which acts on the erectile tissue of the penis to increase blood flow which causes an erection. Some of the mild side effects of Kamagra 100 tablets include headache, dizziness, flushing and indigestion
Erectile dysfunction is the inability to achieve or maintain an erect penis suitable for sexual activity. Kamagra 100mg tablet is a prescription medicine used to treat erectile dysfunction in men. Kamagra 100mg tablets relax the blood vessels in the genitals increasing blood flow and causing an erection.
How does Kamagra work?
Kamagra 100mg tablets contain an active ingredient sildenafil citrate which acts on the erectile tissue of the penis to increase blood flow which causes an erection. When a man is sexually aroused nitric oxide is released in the erectile tissue of the penis which produces the enzyme guanylate cyclase. Guanylate cyclase is a lyase enzyme that increases levels of a chemical called cyclic guanosine monophosphate (cGMP). This relaxes the blood vessels in the penis and allows blood to fill the spongy erectile tissues to cause an erection. Men with erectile dysfunction produce an enzyme called phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5), which breaks down cGMP preventing blood flow into the penis. Kamagra 100 mg tablets inhibit the action of PDE5 allows an adequate flow of blood to the penis for achieving and maintaining an erection.
When should I take Kamagra 100?
Kamagra 100 is only recommended for men with erectile dysfunction issues. They should take the tablet about 1 hour before sexual activity. The tablet takes effect 30 minutes to 60 minutes after administration. Kamagra starts working at full strength after 1 hour and reaches a peak of around 2 hours. The effects of Kamagra 100 for up to 5 hours after administration. Kamagra 100 does not a sex stimulant drug so you will have to get sexually aroused to get an erection. The erection will gradually decrease after 5 hours.
How long does Kamagra last?
Kamagra tablet should be taken 1 hour before sexual intercourse and the effects can last for around 4 hours, provided you are sexually excited. Kamagra 100mg tablet is not a sexual stimulant and will if you are not sexually aroused.
What does Kamagra contain?
Apart from the active ingredient sildenafil citrate, Kamagra 100mg tablets also contain croscarmellose sodium, magnesium stearate, titanium dioxide (E171), lactose, triacetin, microcrystalline cellulose, calcium hydrogen phosphate (anhydrous), c hypromellose, indigo carmine aluminum lake (E132)0.
What are the side effects of Kamagra?
Kamagra 100mg tablet often does not cause any side effects but it is always possible that you may experience one.
Some of the common side effects are:
- Nasal congestion
Some serious side effects include:
- Unusual heartbeat
- Urinary tract infection
- Blood in the urine
- Blurry vision
- Sensitivity to light
- Persistent headache
- Bleeding from the nose
When to avoid Kamagra 100 Tablets?
- A person should not use Kamagra if:
- He is taking any nitrate medication, such as nitroglycerin, as it may cause a severe drop in blood pressure
- He has a condition where sexual intercourse is not advisable due to cardiovascular or heart problems.
- He has liver disease or damaged liver.
- He has abnormally high or low blood pressure
- He has an eye disease like non-arteritic anterior ischaemic optic neuropathy or if he has retinitis pigmentosa
- He is allergic to sildenafil or any other ingredients in Kamagra 100mg tablets.
Consumption of Kamagra 100 can cause a mild and short-lasting decrease in blood pressure levels so men with low blood pressure should strictly avoid this medicine. All your current and past medical conditions should be thoroughly checked by the doctor before beginning treatment with this medicine.
Patients who are taking medicines containing nitroglycerine and riociguat should avoid taking Kamagra 100mg due to the increased risk of serious adverse effects. Men on a regular dose of medicines to treat high blood pressure levels and heart diseases should avoid this medicine. Inform your doctor about your current medications, including any herbs and supplements, before beginning treatment with this medicine.
Deformation of penis
Kamagra 100 may not be suitable for patients having a physical deformity of the penis which may be due to angulation, cavernosal fibrosis, or Peyronie’s disease. The risk of permanent loss of sexual potency is very high if this medicine is used in patients suffering from these conditions.
This medicine may cause Priapism(painful erection lasting more than 4 hours) is taking without a doctor’s approval. Patients suffering from multiple myeloma, leukemia, physical deformation of the penis, sickle cell anemia are at risk of priapism. Priapism can result in permanent loss of sexual potency, hence, this medicine should be used with extreme caution. Any incidence of priapism should be reported to the doctor immediately.
Loss of hearing
Kamagra 100 may cause a decrease in hearing capability. Mild symptoms may include buzzing or a ringing sound in the ears. Stop the use of this medicine and seek emergency treatment, if such symptoms are experienced. The doctor may replace the Kamagra 100 mg with a suitable alternative based on the clinical condition.
Loss of vision
This medicine may cause a blurry or temporary loss of vision in one or both the eyes. Some may also experience impairment in color differentiation capacity. Hence, it should be avoided by patients suffering from a rare genetic disorder of the retina called retinitis pigmentosa. Contact your doctor immediately during such reactions.
Kamagra 100 is not recommended for patients with heart disease as it can be very dangerous. It is also not recommended for use in patients who have suffered from a heart attack, stroke, or life-threatening arrhythmia within the last 6 months. The use of this medicine is not recommended in these situations due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects.
Men who have undergone surgeries including dental procedures should inform their doctor before taking this medicine.
Risk of side effects
The risk of side effects is extremely high in patients suffering from conditions including heart diseases, diabetes, high blood pressure levels, high cholesterol levels, etc. Smokers, elderly patients should also take this medicine with caution. Some side effects like nausea, pain, dizziness and numbness may also occur depending on your health and metabolism. Report to your doctor if any of these side effects occur.
Use in children
This medicine should only be used by patients above 18 years of age since the safety and efficacy of use in children are not clinically established.
Use only under medical supervision
Kamagra 100 may be available without a doctor’s prescription in certain countries; however, it is strongly recommended to consult a doctor before taking this medicine. It should only be taken only under the supervision of a certified healthcare professional.
Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy (BPH)
Patients with erectile dysfunction may also develop developing BPH (benign prostatic hypertrophy) and vice versa. Usually, during the diagnosis of ED, the evaluation of BPH is recommended in patients. Kamagra 100 may interact with medicines used for the treatment of BPH and their interaction may cause severe side effects.
The underlying cause of impotence may be physical, psychological, or both. It is important to determine the actual cause of erectile dysfunction to devise the best treatment. In cases of psychological causes, it is important to undergo psychological counseling to achieve the best possible effect.
Habitual lifestyle factors such as obesity, smoking, drinking, etc., could also contribute to ED. Patients with ED are advised to make lifestyle modifications like quitting smoking and drinking, weight loss, healthy diet, and exercise along with the standard treatment for a better outcome.
Use in females
This medicine is not recommended for women.
How should Kamagra be taken?
Kamagra 100mg tablet must be swallowed with a glass of water approximately one hour before sexual activity. If you have a large meal before taking your Kamagra 100mg it may take a longer time to show results. If you take more Kamagra 100mg Tablet than the recommended dose, it can increase the chances of side effects and their severity
This medicine must be used only if you plan to have sex, so the chances of missing a dose are less likely.
Seek immediate medical help or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
How should Kamagra be stored?
Kamagra 100mg tablets must be kept in their blister pack until used. Store in a cool, dry place at temperatures below 30°C. Keep it away from pets and children.
This medicine is not intended for use by women and men should avoid using any other medications along with this medicine without consulting a doctor first. It can be dangerous to take it along with medicines containing nitrates. Do not take this medicine if you have severe liver and heart problems, or if you have low blood pressure. Consult your doctor about your other health problems and the medications you are taking before you plan to take this medicine. You should not drive while on the effects of this medicine as it can make you feel dizzy. Do not take this medicine while drinking alcohol as it increases the chances of side effects.