Levitra | vardenafil
Medication Class: Phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitor, PDE-5 inhibitor
Manufacturer: Bayer Healthcare Corporation
Approval date: August 2003
Levitra increases blood flow to the penis (leading to improved erection) by inhibiting the activity of an enzyme called phosphodiesterase-5 (PDE-5).
What is Levitra used for
Impotence also known as erectile dysfunction (ED)
How effective is Levitra
What are interesting facts about Levitra
Levitra dosage and administration
2.5-20 mg by mouth one hour before sexual activity. Do not use more than once daily.
What are the side effects of Levitra
Common: headache, flushing, runny or nose, dizziness, diarrhea, indigestion
Serious: Low blood pressure, heart attack, stroke, vision or hearing loss, seizures, sudden death, priapism, Non Arteritic Ischemic Optic Neuropathy (NAION).
Levitra drug interactions
What is the cost of Levitra
$15.67 to 33.66 per tablet
References: Levitra FDA Prescribing Information and Medication Guide
This medication summary is for information only and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider.
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