Viagra – Myths and Facts:


Sold under the brand name called Viagra, a drug named Sildenafil Citrate used as a remedy for Erectile Dysfunction (ED) and Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH). This drug was developed by the “PfizerPharmaceutical Company” and was made available in the year 1998. This drug is the first oral treatmentapproved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for treating the erectile dysfunction or maleimpotence. Viagra helps in improving the proper flow of blood to the penis and thus resulting inerections.

Today, maximum of the people are making us of Viagra but there are still some of them who are notclear about it and its usage. In addition, several myths about Viagra are also doing rounds, enablingfew people to stay away from it. Here are some of the following myths:

# Myth: Viagra is considered aphrodisiac

* Fact: Viagra is the name of a brand which comprises of the drug called Sildenafil Citrate thatenhances the flow of blood to the penis. It is a remedy or solution for erectile dysfunction.

# Myth: Viagra is intended only for old or aged men.

* Fact: Irrespective of the age, Viagra works better for both old and young men.

# Myth: Sex can be done immediately after using Viagra.

* Fact: It takes nearly 30 minutes for the drug to show its effects and it go on for about 4 hours.

# Myth: The drug is meant only for the men who are experiencing acute erectile dysfunction.

* Fact: Men with either severe or minor erectile dysfunction can use Viagra and benefit from it.

# Myth: Men with other health issues can’t use Viagra.

* Fact: Men with heart, diabetes and blood pressure problems can use Viagra but those who use tabletsthat include nitrate in them, shouldn’t take Viagra.

# Myth: Viagra helps to get proper erections.

* Fact: Viagra functions better only when the man is sexually aroused.