What are the side effects of medications used to treat ED and can taking them pose a health risk?

If erection problems occur for the first time, you should definitely consult a specialist for advice and an examination. Before taking a PD-5 inhibitor, the doctor should rule out that other diseases are the cause of erectile dysfunction. It is important that there is no risk of intolerance or health hazards as a result of the medical examination.

What are the side effects and dangers of drugs used to treat erectile dysfunction:

The more common side effects of PDE-5 inhibitors include headache, drowsiness, dizziness or ringing in the ears, gastrointestinal upset or nasal congestion. Side effects affecting the cardiovascular and vascular systems can also occur as a result of PDE5 inhibitors (e.g. flushing of the face or an accelerated heartbeat). As a rule, however, the influence of PDE-5 inhibitors on blood pressure is small. The more rare side effects include visual disturbances such as increased sensitivity to light or blurred vision and disturbances in color vision.

As mentioned above, no medication for ED treatment should be taken without the consultation and approval of a medical specialist.

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