Caverta 50 Tablet is a prescription medicine used to treat erectile dysfunction (impotence) in men. It works by increasing blood flow to the penis. This helps men to get or maintain an erection. It belongs to a group of medicines known as phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE 5) inhibitors.
Caverta 50 Tablet may be taken on an empty stomach or with a meal. It should be strictly taken as advised by your doctor. You should take about 1 hour before you plan to have sex. The amount of time it takes to work varies from person to person, but it normally takes between 30 minutes and 1 hour. This medicine will only help you to get an erection if you are sexually stimulated. However, you should not take this medicine if you do not have erectile dysfunction. It should not be taken more than once a day.
This medicine is not intended for use by women and men should avoid using any other medicines to treat impotence without talking to a doctor first. It can be dangerous to take it along with medicines called nitrates (often given for chest pain or angina). Do not take this medicine if you have severe heart or liver problems, have recently had a stroke or heart attack or if you have low blood pressure. Let your doctor know if you suffer from these or any other health problems before taking it. You should not drive if this medicine makes you feel dizzy. Avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medicine as it increases the chances of side effects.
BENEFITS OF CAVERTA TABLET
In Treatment of Erectile dysfunction
Caverta 50 Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called PDE5 inhibitors. It works by relaxing the blood vessels in your penis. This allows blood to flow into the penis and produce an erection when sexually aroused. This medicine will only help get an erection if you are sexually stimulated. It is very effective but needs to be taken at least 30 minutes before sexual activity.
Do not take this medicine if you also take medicines called nitrates (often given for chest pain).
HOW TO USE CAVERTA TABLET
HOW CAVERTA TABLET WORKS
Use of Caverta 50 Tablet is not indicated in women.
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease. A lowering of dose may be considered if it is not well-tolerated.
There is limited information available on the use of Caverta 50 Tablet in patients with severe liver disease.
Interaction with drugs
Using the below medicines along with Caverta Tablet may reduce the efficacy or cause side effects.
- Nitroglycerin/Glyceryl Trinitrate : (LIFE-THREATENING)
- Isosorbide Mononitrate : (LIFE-THREATENING)
- Erythromycin : (MODERATE)
- Clarithromycin : (MODERATE)
- Carbamazepine : (MODERATE)
- Phenytoin : (MODERATE)
- Phenobarbitone : (MODERATE)
- Roxithromycin : (MODERATE)
- Ranitidine : (MINOR)