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What age does a man have trouble getting hard?

What age does a man have trouble getting hard?

Doctor’s Response. The most common sexual problem in men as they age is erectile dysfunction (ED). In general, the younger a man is, the better his sexual function will be. About 40% of men are affected by erectile dysfunction at age 40, and nearly 70% of men are affected by ED by the time they turn 70.

Is it safe for older men to take Cialis?

Cialis (tadalafil) can be prescribed for older men, but there may be some need for adjustments in dosing. Medical issues, involving the heart, prostate problems or kidney function, may affect how, or whether or not, an older man should take Cialis. Continue Learning about Male Reproductive Agent Do vasoactive drugs have any side effects?

How many milligrams of Cialis should I take?

The usual starting dose for once-daily Cialis is 2.5 mg. Your doctor might increase the dose to 5 mg based on how you react to the medication. Take one tablet as prescribed at the same time each…

Why does Cialis last longer in the body?

In some people over 65 years old, Cialis may last longer because it takes more time for your body to process the medication. This affects how soon it leaves your body. Poor kidney function can increase Cialis levels in your body, increasing side effects. Your doctor may adjust your dose in this case.

How does Cialis work on erectile dysfunction ( ED )?

Cialis is a phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5) inhibitor. It works for ED by relaxing smooth muscle in the blood vessels of the penis, therefore increasing blood flow. PDE5 inhibitors only work in the presence of nitric oxide, which is naturally released during sexual arousal.

Cialis (tadalafil) can be prescribed for older men, but there may be some need for adjustments in dosing. Medical issues, involving the heart, prostate problems or kidney function, may affect how, or whether or not, an older man should take Cialis. Continue Learning about Male Reproductive Agent Do vasoactive drugs have any side effects?

How often should I take Cialis for CYP3A4?

CYP3A4 Inhibitors. CIALIS for Use as Needed — For patients taking concomitant potent inhibitors of CYP3A4, such as ketoconazole or ritonavir, the maximum recommended dose of CIALIS is 10 mg, not to exceed once every 72 hours [see Warnings and Precautions (5.10) and Drug Interactions (7.2)].

How much creatinine should I take before taking Cialis?

Creatinine clearance 30 to 50 mL/min: A starting dose of 2.5 mg is recommended. An increase to 5 mg may be considered based on individual response. Creatinine clearance less than 30 mL/min or on hemodialysis: CIALIS for once daily use is not recommended [see Warnings and Precautions ( 5.7) and Use in Specific Populations ( 8.7 )].

When to start Cialis with an alpha blocker?

ED — When CIALIS is coadministered with an alpha-blocker in patients being treated for ED, patients should be stable on alpha-blocker therapy prior to initiating treatment, and CIALIS should be initiated at the lowest recommended dose [see Warnings and Precautions ( 5.6 ), Drug Interactions ( 7.1 ), and Clinical Pharmacology ( 12.2 )].