What is Stendra?
Stendra (avanafil) relaxes muscles and increases blood flow to particular areas of the body.
Stendra is used to treat erectile dysfunction (impotence).
How to use Stendra?
Take this medication by mouth with or without food as directed by your doctor, usually as needed. This medication is available in different doses. Depending on your dose, take avanafil about 15 minutes or 30 minutes before sexual activity. Follow your doctor's instructions carefully on how many minutes before sexual activity you should take this medication. Do not take more than once daily.
The dosage is based on your medical condition, response to treatment, and other medications you may be taking. Be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist about all the products you use (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products). Tell your doctor if your condition does not improve.
Warnings and precautions :
Caution should be exercised in patients with history of heart disease, recently undergone heart surgery, stroke, low or high blood pressure, deformed penis shape, vision problem, bleeding problems, kidney or liver disease, any allergy and who are taking other medications.
Patient may develop with increased risk of vision loss, if it is so consult with your doctor immediately.
Why is Stendra a popular treatment for erection problems?
Stendra is known as an “on demand” treatment for erection problems because it is fast acting and effective. Men with erection problems like using Stendra because clinical trials showed that 80% of the men who took it were able to get an erection in the first 15 minutes. Stendra is the first new treatment for erection problems in the past 10 years. Each pill will last up to 6 hours, which means that many men can have more than one sexual encounter per dose. Stendra is typically covered by health insurance plans.