“Strong Medicine” are generally used by men to overcome the problem of erectile dysfunction or impotence. In addition, this type of drug is also effective in increasing vitality and energy when you want to have sex.
Although there are natural “strong medicines” that have minimal side effects, medical “strong medicines” are preferred because their effects are felt faster and last longer. Unfortunately, many men still do not understand about the content, dosage, how this drug works in helping with sexual problems.
In addition, there are also dangerous side effects that need to be considered, especially if consumed carelessly without a doctor’s prescription. Then, how to consume “strong medicines” that are safe?
What is “strong medicines”?
In general, “strong medicines” for men contain the compound cGMP-specific phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5), which is an enzyme protein that has a function to regulate blood vessel circulation. People used to recognize by the names Viagra, Kamagra and Cialis
The compounds in this “strong medicines” can relax the muscles, so that the arteries in the penis widen and blood flows to the penis easily. This increase in blood flow can occur if there is sexual arousal.
This is what makes “strong medicines” generally used as a method of treating people who experience erectile dysfunction or impotence.
It should be noted, impotence does not only occur in men who are in old age. This condition can also occur at a younger age, so that it indirectly affects satisfaction during sexual intercourse.
Various factors can increase the risk of impotence in a person, including:
- Have certain medical conditions, especially diabetes, heart disease, and blood vessels (cardiovascular).
- -Smoking and consuming tobacco that affects blood flow to arteries.
- -Obesity or overweight.
What is the list of “strong medicines” available in pharmacies?
Sildenafil is the main ingredient of Viagra – the best and most widely known brand of “strong medicines” – which is used to treat erectile dysfunction in men. The trick is to increase blood flow to the penis during sexual stimulation.
In addition, sildenafil functions as a drug to treat high blood pressure in the lungs (pulmonary hypertension).
Tadalafil is a drug that has a function to treat sexual function problems in men, such as erectile dysfunction or impotence. Combined with sexual stimulation, tadalafil can increase blood flow to the penis thereby helping men get an erection.
The trademark for tadalafil as a safe strong drug, namely Cialis. Tadalafil is also used in the treatment of symptoms of an enlarged prostate and high blood pressure in the lungs (pulmonary hypertension).
Vardenafil can treat erectile dysfunction in men by relaxing and increasing blood flow to the penis with the help of sexual stimulation. Trademarks for Vardenafil, among which are Levitra and Staxyn.
Avanafil is a “strong medicines” that is relatively new, but still has the same way of working to relax and increase blood to the penis to help the erection process. The available trademark of Avanafil (Stendra)
How do “strong medicines” work?
One brand of “strong medicines”, Viagra or known as the “blue pill” is often mentioned in advertisements on the streets.
Though this strong drug containing sildenafil is medically usually prescribed to treat impotence problems. Sildenafil works by relaxing muscles and increasing blood flow to the penis, along with stimulation during sex.
So, it can be concluded that sildenafil and various other types of “strong medicines” will not give any effect if no sexual stimulation occurs.
The difference of each strong drug
All these medicines have the same way of working, it’s just that there are differences after consuming them.
- Sildenafil (Viagra), is more effective to take on an empty stomach and about 1 hour before having sex. Its effectiveness ranges from 4-5 hours.
- Tadalafil (Cialis), can be taken 1-2 hours before sex and its effectiveness can reach 36 hours.
- Vardenafil (Levitra, Staxyn), more effective taken 1 hour before sex. Its effectiveness ranges from 4-5 hours.
- Avanafil (Stendra), can be taken only 30 minutes before sexual intercourse. The effectiveness of its use can reach 6 hours.
How to safely take “strong medicines”?
In order to avoid dangerous side effects, you should take “strong medicines” according to your needs, dosage, and if necessary, consult your doctor first.
In addition to using medicine that affect your physical condition, your mental health also needs to be considered. Men’s self-confidence in fact also affects the occurrence of an erection.