Disease Information for Sildenafil (Viagra/Revatio) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Peculiar warm tingling body sensatiom
Postural Hypotension Non-neural
Acute Bilateral Vision Loss
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Drug induced Orthostatic hypotension
Orthostatic hypotension syndrome
Priapism/persistent erection
Disease Synergy - Causes
Synergy/Nitrates long acting
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Anti-Erectile dysfunction/impotence medication
DRUG/Phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor (cGMP)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Anti-prostaglandin PG-5/Penile effect
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
Sildenafil (Viagra) admin, Brand name/Revatio (Sildenafil), Brand name/Viagra (Sildenafil), Synonym/Slidenafil administration, Synonym/Sudenaphil administration
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/1998 Approx. New drug (RX)
DRUG/Dose 100 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 50 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Injectable medication (parenteral)
DRUG/Injection Preparation NOT available
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

Specific vasodilator drug; phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor; used for erectile dysfunction; can cause resistant hypotension with nitrates; also used for pulmonary hypertension syndrome

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