What is Pulmopres 20mg ?
Pulmopres 20mg Tablet is a medicine used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction (a condition that occurs when a man has difficulty in getting and/or keeping an erection firm enough for sexual intercourse). It is also used to treat urinary symptoms caused due to an enlargement of the prostate gland (a walnut-sized gland located just below the bladder that secretes fluid to nourish and transport the sperm) in older men. Pulmopres 20mg Tablet works by relaxing the blood vessels in the penis, increasing the flow of blood to the penis.
This medicine also relaxes the muscles present in the prostate gland and bladder thereby, improving the symptoms associated with an enlarged prostate gland. Pulmopres 20mg Tablet is available on prescription as tablets and disintegrating strips. Pulmopres 20mg Tablet may cause side effects such as headache, back pain, muscle aches, pain in the arms and legs, facial flushing (redness of the skin of the face), nasal congestion, and indigestion. Most of these side effects are temporary and may subside with time. If any of these side effects persist or worsen, consult your doctor.
Pulmopres 20mg Tablet can be taken with or without food. The dose and duration of treatment will be determined by your doctor based on your clinical condition. For erectile dysfunction, Pulmopres 20mg Tablet should be taken at least 30 minutes before sexual activity. This medicine will help you get/maintain an erection only if you are sexually stimulated.
Avoid taking more than the recommended dose. Pulmopres 20mg Tablet is not recommended for use if you are allergic to it. Inform your doctor if you have liver, heart, or kidney problems, or if you are taking any other medications.
Uses of Pulmopres 20mg Tablet
What is it prescribed for?
- Erectile Dysfuntion
Erectile dysfunction or impotence is a condition in which a man is unable to achieve and/or maintain an erection adequate for sexual intercourse. It happens when there is a decreased blood flow to the penis. The decreased blood flow may be due to physical complications following an injury or disorder or due to some psychological conditions such as anxiety, stress, depression, etc. Chronic lifestyle factors such as obesity, smoking, drinking, etc., could also contribute to ED. Pulmopres 20mg Tablet is used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction.
- Benign prostatic hyperplasia
Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is a non-cancerous growth of the prostate gland (a walnut-sized gland located just below the bladder that secretes fluid to nourish and transport the sperm). As the prostate surrounds the urethra (a tube that carries urine out of your body), an increase in the size of the prostate may lead to symptoms such as difficulty in urination, weak urinary stream, frequent urination, loss of bladder control, etc. Pulmopres 20mg Tablet helps to treat the urinary symptoms associated with BPH.
How is Pulmopres 20mg works
Pulmopres 20mg Tablet works by relaxing the smooth muscles in the penis and increasing the blood flow. This helps the penis to harden and leads to an erection. Pulmopres 20mg Tablet also relaxes the muscles present in the prostate gland and bladder. Thus, it helps to improve the symptoms of BPH such as increased urinary frequency, difficulty in urination, slow urine stream, etc.
Pulmopres 20mg Tablet is used as and when required so the chances of missing a dose are less likely. If you are on a scheduled dosage regimen, take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed dose.
Never take more than the prescribed dose of Pulmopres 20mg Tablet. Seek immediate medical attention in case of an overdose.
Ques: Can the use of Pulmopres 20mg Tablet affect fertility?
Ans: No, using this medication does not affect fertility. It works by relaxing the muscles of penile blood vessels and has no effect on fertility.
Ques: Do I need to avoid alcohol while taking Pulmopres 20mg Tablet?
Ans: Alcohol in small amounts may not cause any discomfort to you. However, drinking too much alcohol (5 units or greater) can increase your chances of getting a headache or feeling dizzy, increased heart rate, or low blood pressure.
Ques: Does Pulmopres 20mg Tablet delay ejaculation?
Ans: No, it is not known to affect ejaculation. It is used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction.
Ques: What are the symptoms that should prompt me to discontinue Pulmopres 20 MG Tablet?
Ans: You should immediately consult your doctor if you experience sudden vision loss in one or both eyes, sudden decrease in hearing or hearing loss, ringing in the ears, and dizziness. In case of any kind of side effects, you are advised to take medical help immediately.