Vigamed (Phentolamine Mesylate)
What is Vigamed (Phentolamine Mesylate) used for?
Vigamed (Phentolamine Mesylate) is used to treat sexual problems in males, such as erectile dysfunction. This drug works by allowing blood to flow into the penis, which helps the patient to achieve and maintain and erection.
How should I use Vigamed (Phentolamine Mesylate)?
Vigamed (Phentolamine Mesylate) comes in the form of tablets, which should be taken orally. Patients may be directed to take 1 tablet 20 minutes before sexual intercourse. However, the dosage may vary for each patient, and you should always consult your physician before taking this medication so that the correct dosage can be prescribed.
What are the side effects of Vigamed (Phentolamine Mesylate)?
Vigamed (Phentolamine Mesylate) may cause some side effects to occur, such as:
Other side effects of this drug include cardiac problems, tachycardia and hypotension. Patients should discuss the risk of all side effects with their physician before taking this drug.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Vigamed (Phentolamine Mesylate). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.