CIALIS for ED+BPH (erectile dysfunction + symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia)

2 conditions, 1 medication

Only CIALIS for daily use (5 mg) is approved to treat ED and the urinary symptoms of BPH

If you're one of the many men with ED and symptoms of BPH, like needing to go frequently or urgently, CIALIS for daily use (5 mg) may treat both conditions.

Getting started with CIALIS for daily use (5 mg)

Take CIALIS for daily use (5 mg) once a day, every day at about the same time CIALIS may be taken with or without meals Do not drink alcohol in excess with CIALIS Avoid skipping doses and do not split tablets, as you may not receive an adequate dose If you miss a dose, take it when you remember, but do not take CIALIS more than once each day
You may be able to have successful intercourse in as early as 4 to 5 days
You may see symptom improvement in as early as 2 weeks after beginning treatment, although it could take about 4 weeks

CIALIS for daily use (5 mg) is the recommended dose to treat both ED and the symptoms of BPH. The recommended starting dose of CIALIS for daily use for the treatment of ED is 2.5 mg.

The most important information
to know about CIALIS

Do not take CIALIS if you: Take medicines called “nitrates” A type of medicine commonly used to treat heart problems. These medicines relax and widen blood vessels. This allows more blood to flow to the heart, which makes the heart work less hard. Some recreational drugs called "poppers," like amyl nitrite and butyl nitrite, also contain nitrates. such as isosorbide dinitrate or isosorbide mononitrate, which are often prescribed for chest pain, as the combination may cause an unsafe drop in blood pressure Use recreational drugs called “poppers” A slang term for various chemical compounds, including amyl nitrite and butyl nitrite, that are used for recreational purposes. The chemical compound is inhaled to increase sexual desire. like amyl nitrite and butyl nitrite Are allergic to CIALIS or ADCIRCA® (tadalafil), or any of its ingredients. Call your healthcare provider or get help right away if you experience any symptoms of an allergic reaction, such as: Rash Hives Swelling of the lips, tongue, or throat Difficulty breathing or swallowing

After taking a single tablet, some of the active ingredient of CIALIS remains in your body for more than 2 days. The active ingredient can remain longer if you have problems with your kidneys or liver, or you are taking certain other medications.

Stop sexual activity and get medical help right away if you get symptoms such as chest pain, dizziness, or nausea during sex. Sexual activity can put an extra strain on your heart, especially if your heart is already weak from a heart attack or heart disease.

Remembering to take CIALIS

Make it part of your routine Take CIALIS for daily use with your favorite morning beverage or evening meal

Keep track of your dose Do not take CIALIS more than one time each day

Don’t wait until the last minute to get a refill Sign up for refill notices if your local pharmacy offers a prescription reminder program

Side effects with CIALIS

There may be some side effects when taking CIALIS. The most common side effects with CIALIS are: headache, indigestion, back pain, muscle aches, flushing, and stuffy or runny nose. These side effects usually go away after a few hours. Men who get back pain and muscle aches usually get them 12 to 24 hours after taking CIALIS. Back pain and muscle aches usually go away within 2 days.

Uncommon but serious side effects include: An erection that won't go away. If you get an erection that lasts more than 4 hours, seek immediate medical help to avoid long-term injury In rare instances, men taking prescription ED tablets, including CIALIS, reported a sudden decrease or loss of vision or hearing (sometimes with ringing in the ears and dizziness). It's not possible to determine if these events are related directly to the ED tablets or to other factors. If you have a sudden decrease or loss of vision or hearing, stop taking any ED tablet, including CIALIS, and call a healthcare provider right away

These are not all the possible side effects of CIALIS.

Call your healthcare provider if you experience any side effects that bother you or don't go away. And please see Important Safety Information and full Patient Information for additional information.