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vardenafil

(vär-dĕn′ə-fĭl)
n.
A drug that inhibits phosphodiesterase, C23H32N6O4S, used in its hydrochloride form to treat erectile dysfunction by increasing the level of cyclic GMP, which increases blood flow to the erectile tissues.
A cGMP-specific phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor used to manage erectile dysfunction, taken ±1 hour before anticipated sexual activity; it is apparently effective for diabetics
Adverse effects Headache, dyspepsia, nausea, rhinitis

vardenafil

A selective inhibitor of phosphodiesterase type 5, the enzyme in the penis that limits the action of nitric oxide in promoting erection. (See SILDENAFIL CITRATE for fuller account). The drug is said to be effective more rapidly than Viagra. A brand name, presumably selected with the irresistible necessity for humour, is Levitra.
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*Viagra (sildenafil citrate) *Cialis (tadalafil) *Levitra/Staxyn (vardenafil) *Stendra/Spedra (avanafil) *Zydena (udenafil) *Vitaros (Alprostadil Cream) *Others
However, currently available evaluation criteria for penile tumescence and rigidity have been very controversial.[13],[21] In this study, we sought not ony to establish normative Chinese evaluation criteria for future studies of men with ED but also to reevaluate the significance of RigiScan™ Plus in the diagnosis of ED by utilizing AVSS-RigiScan test with the administration of 20 mg of vardenafil. All the patients whose final etiological diagnosis was accurate by means of history, endocrine, vascular, and neurological diagnostic techniques were included in the study.
Vardenafil and resveratrol synergistically enhance the nitric oxide/cyclic guanosine monophosphate pathway in corpus cavernosal smooth muscle cells and its therapeutic potential for erectile dysfunction in the streptozotocin-induced diabetic rat: preliminary findings.
Effectiveness of vardenafil versus papaverine in penile Doppler Ultrasonography.
Vardenafil, a new phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor, in the treatment of erectile dysfunction in men with diabetes: a multicenter double-blind placebo-controlled fixed-dose study.
Gujarat, India-based multinational Alembic Pharmaceuticals (NSE: APLLTD) has been granted "tentative" approval by the US health regulator for vardenafil hydrochloride orally disintegrating tablets, the company reported on Tuesday.
Have the patient not take vardenafil within 6 hours of taking tamsulosin.
In the ensuing years, Viagra had cousins-Cialis (tadalafil) and Levitra (vardenafil)-which provided friendly competition.
They contain similar active ingredients such as sildenafil, vardenafil and tadalafil.
AKI Pharma mainly deals in vardenafil, tadalafil, dapoxetine, and sildenafil.
Dr Amiri stated that Health Canada had issued a warning against using dietary supplements that contain undeclared pharmaceutical components such as Vardenafil, and Sildenafil, which are used in making a product called 'Male Silkworm Moth Nourishing Oral Liquid', and another called 'Power Tablets 1'.