Tadalafil is an FDA-approved medicine that works by preventing the action of a certain chemical inside the body which is called phosphodiesterase type 5. The chemical supposedly helps in maintaining and relaxing the blood vessels of the body along with improving blood flow to certain body parts including the genitals and prostate of the individual.
It is a medicine that helps with sexual stimulation while maintaining an erection for intercourse. Not only that, but it also helps with the treatment of prostate gland enlargement and pulmonary arterial hypertension.
Tadalafil is distributed on prescription, however, it is only prescribed to men who experience a medical condition known as erectile dysfunction (ED) in their life. ED is a certain medical condition where a man becomes unable to keep an erection firm enough for intercourse.
Common symptoms of ED are considered to be reduced sexual desire, trouble getting an erection, trouble keeping it firm enough for intercourse.
Taking tadalafil tablets may help individuals for about 24 to 36 hours. It is important to consult a doctor before starting any treatment. Also, it is recommended to try 20mg of tadalafil tablets in the beginning along with taking one tablet per day
Tadalafil is also prescribed to men who experience prostate gland enlargement.
Prostate Gland Enlargement
Generally, the prostate gland becomes enlarged in older men due to their age and certain risk factors that include cardiovascular disease and diabetes. This medical condition is also known as benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). This gland is positioned near the bladder and that is why it’s enlargement causes serious problems in the passing of urine.
Some common symptoms of the enlargement of the prostate gland include dribbling of urine, waiting longer for the urine to pass, and having a feeling that the bladder is not empty. For this reason, tadalafil ensures to increase and improve the blood flow to the bladder and prostate gland along with helping with muscle relaxation. This ultimately helps an individual to urinate easily.
Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Tadalafil medicines are sold under two brand names, Cialis and Adcirca. The brand Cialis of tadalafil tablets is used to treat the above mentioned medical conditions that include erectile dysfunction and benign prostatic hyperplasia. Another brand of tadalafil tablets, Adcirca, is used for the treatment of a different condition which is known as pulmonary arterial hypertension.
Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is considered to be a rare medical disorder that is characterized as high blood pressure causing tension in the arteries of the lungs. These arteries in the lungs are the blood vessels that carry blood from the heart to the lungs.
Some common symptoms of PAH include chest pain, dizziness, fainting, and shortness of breath especially during or after a workout. The exact cause of this hypertension is still not known, however, it is considered as a treatable medical condition.
The medications help individuals by relaxing their muscles and walls of the blood vessels. Calcium channel blockers in the medicines are proved to be effective, however, in some cases, only a small number of people do not improve while taking this medicine.