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A drug that inhibits phosphodiesterase, C22H19N3O4, used to treat erectile dysfunction by increasing the level of cyclic GMP, which increases blood flow to the erectile tissues.

[tadal-, origin unknown + -afil, phosphodiesterase inhibitor suff. (from sildenafil).]
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Noun1.tadalafil - virility drug (trade name Cialis) used to treat erectile dysfunction in men
anti-impotence drug, virility drug - drug to treat impotence attributable to erectile dysfunction


n tadalafilo
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The capsule contains the undeclared substances dapoxetine and tadalafil.
in response to a written request by the FDA to investigate the use of tadalafil in pediatric patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
A recent multicenter, blinded, placebo-controlled study reported that combined ambrisentan and tadalafil therapy achieved a significantly lower rate of treatment failure but a higher rate of side effects including nasal congestion, headache, and peripheral edema, than ambrisentan or tadalafil monotherapy among previously untreated PH patients.
NASDAQ: UTHR) pediatric exclusivity for Adcirca (tadalafil) tablets through May 21, 2018, based on study results submitted by Eli Lilly and Company (Lilly) in response to a written request by the FDA to investigate the use of tadalafil in pediatric patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy, the company said.
The FDA also issued a warning on several supplements sold by SHH Trading as sexual performance enhancers for men: 'Macho Man 3000', 'Love Zen 3000' and "Monster 1350" which contain tadalafil; 'Xzone Gold' and "Triple Miracle Zen Plus 1200" which contain tadalafil and sildenafil; and 'XXX Zone Platinum,' 'Triple Premium Zen Gold 1300mg,' and 'Triple X 2000' which include sildenafil and tadalafil plus dapoxetine; "Own the knight 1750" which contains Tadalafil and Dapoxetine.
The ministry has received a warning from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on the drugs 'Man of Steel' containing sildenafil, and 'Super Panther 7k' containing sildenafil as well as tadalafil.
They were randomly divided into three groups; 10 men were given sildenafil (Viagra) at 50 mg twice a week, 10 were given tadalafil (Cialis) at 20 mg twice a week, and 10 were given vardenafil (Levitra) at 20 mg twice a week.
Since then, the drug, along with tadalafil (Cialis[R]), vardenafil (Levitra[R], Staxyn[R]) and avanafil (Stendra[R]), have revolutionized the treatment of ED.
PT ve KT gruplarina cerrahi islemden hemen once, tek doz tadalafil (10 mg/kg, ig) verilmistir.
Phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors (PDE5) are a group of drugs (sildenafil, tadalafil, vardanafil) that are widely used as a standard treatment for erectile dysfunction (ED) and some of them for pulmonary hypertension as well (sildenafil and tadalafil).
Tadalafil has shown efficacy in treating LUTS secondary to benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), as well as erectile dysfunction.
Back pain along with pain radiating to legs/myalgia on taking tadalafil is a known adverse event associated with tadalafil use.