The following information is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacist or other healthcare professional. It should not be construed to indicate that use of the drug is safe, appropriate, or effective for you. Consult your healthcare professional before using this drug.
Your doctor will have suggested a suitable dose for you. Always take Levitra exactly as your doctor has instructed you, and check with the doctor if you are unsure. Tell the doctor if you think Levitra is too strong or too weak. He or she may suggest a different dose, depending on your condition.
Take a Levitra tablet about 25 to 60 minutes before sexual activity. With sexual stimulation you may achieve an erection anywhere from 25 minutes up to four to five hours after taking Levitra. Swallow one tablet with a glass of water. You can take Levitra with or without food – but preferably not after a heavy or high-fat meal.
Do not use Levitra more than once a day. Men who take too much Levitra may experience more side effects or may get severe back pain. If you take more Levitra than you should, tell your doctor.
Taking Levitra can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. Most of the effects are mild or moderate.
Very common side effects
(These may affect 1 in 10 people or more)
Common side effects
(These may affect between 1 in 10 and 1 in 100 people)
- Feeling sick (nausea)
- Blocked or runny nose
Uncommon side effects
- (These may affect less than 1 in 100 people)
- Sensitivity of the eye to sunlight
- High or low blood pressure
- Stiffness in muscles
- Effects on vision
- Erectile disturbances (such as spontaneous or painful erections)
If any of these affects you badly, or doesn?t go away as you carry on taking Levitra, tell your doctor. If you notice any side effects not mentioned in this list, please tell your doctor.
Do not use after the expire date stated on the packaging. KEEP LEVITRA AND ALL MEDICATIONS OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN.