Levitra generic is the generic variant of Brand Levitra. The Generic form is also available in the name Vardenafil. It is considered by thousands of users to be an effective and potent molecule which when consumed in smaller dosages works very well in treating various forms and types of erectile dysfunction (ED).
According to many scientists and researchers, the active ingredient available in Levitra generic is more effective than many generic formulations like Sildenafil and Tadalafil. Another big reason why this drug is so much more sought after is because it helps even patients suffering from diabetes, to have erections. Diabetic patients have increased levels of glucose in their blood stream which inhibits blood flow to various parts of the body, including the penile area. So now, even diabetic patients can enjoy lasting erection because the medication solves their predicament quite effectively.
Dosage and Administration
Levitra generic comes in various dosage strengths ranging from 2.5 mg to 20 mg.
The recommended starting dose of Levitra generic for most patients is 10mg taken in the form of oral administration as and when needed approximately an hour before having any sexual activity.
The tablet can be taken irrespective of having had food or not. The maximum a dose can be increased is 20mg and can be decreased to 5mg depending upon the response of the patient, efficacy and also considering the side effects.
The frequency of increasing the maximum dose is allowed only once per day. While taking this med, sexual stimulation is necessary. For geriatric patients, 5mg Vardenafil can be given to those who are above 65 years of age.
Levitra is effective even in smaller doses and therefore, is considered to be one of the safest drugs available in the market for treating various types of ED and other related problems. However, before taking the drug, it would be always better to take the help of doctors and go by their advice on adhering to the dosage rather than being indiscreet about it.
Contraindications to Levitra generic
As mentioned above, the medication has the active ingredient Vardenafil which helps in dilating and expanding blood vessels which carry blood to various parts of the body. Hence, if a person suffers from blood pressure or diabetes, there is little doubt that this drug could be very effective in treating ED and other related problems such as nocturnal emissions, premature ejaculation and uncontrolled emissions and ejaculations.
Using Levitra generic with nitrates either on a regular basis or occasionally with nitric oxide, contraindications are bound to happen. Vardenafil has the chances to potentiate the hypotensive effects of nitrates.
An appropriate time interval regarding the dosing of Levitra generic for the safe application purpose of nitrates or nitric oxide donors has not been ascertained.
Levitra generic should not be used by patients who are using GC stimulator like riociguat. This medication like any other PED5 inhibitors can potentiate the hypotensive effects of GC stimulators. Always check with your doctor before taking any other medicine so as to prevent any contraindications.