CIALIS for ED (erectile dysfunction)

2 CIALIS options for ED

CIALIS for daily use and CIALIS for use as needed

If your doctor decides that CIALIS is right for you, there are 2 dosing options to consider.

Learn about the 2 CIALIS options

1 low-dose tablet, once a day You can attempt sex anytime between doses* No need to plan around a pill

1 week to help improve ED You may be able to have successful intercourse in as early as 4 to 5 days

Take only as needed One 20-mg tablet works in as little as 30 minutes in some men* One dose can work for up to 36 hours*

Both CIALIS for daily use (2.5 mg, 5 mg) and CIALIS for use as needed (5 mg, 10 mg, 20 mg):
Let you choose the moment that’s right for you and your partner* Are approved to treat ED Can be effective: Regardless of age§ For mild, moderate, or severe ED In men with health problems such as diabetes or controlled high blood pressure Do not need to be planned around meals Should not be taken if drinking too much alcohol (for example, 5 glasses of wine
or 5 shots of whiskey)
This may cause headache or dizziness, increase in heart rate, or drop in blood pressure Should not be taken with 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. or with recreational drugs known as “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. The combination can cause a sudden, unsafe drop in blood pressure Should not be taken with other ED medicines Should not be taken more than one time each day

This information should not take the place of having a complete evaluation, including a physical examination and medical history, before starting any type of ED treatment.

*Individual results may vary. Not studied for multiple attempts per dose.

In clinical trials, CIALIS for use as needed started to work in 30 minutes for some men who took 20 mg
of CIALIS.

In clinical trials, CIALIS for use as needed was shown to improve, up to 36 hours after dosing, the ability
of men with ED to have a single successful intercourse attempt.

§CIALIS is only for men aged 18 or older.

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

If you take CIALIS for daily use, make it part of your routine by taking it with your favorite morning beverage or evening meal

If you take CIALIS for use as needed, remember to take it when the moment is right,* at least 30 minutes before sex

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

*Individual results may vary. Not studied for multiple attempts per dose.

In clinical trials, 36-hour CIALIS started to work in 30 minutes for some men who took 20 mg of 36-hour CIALIS.

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.