The Top Impotence Medicines: A Comprehensive Guide 

Erectile Dysfunction, or male impotence, are some of the common conditions with which men struggle. The condition affects more to older men then than it affects younger men, and almost half of the patients with Erectile Dysfunction, just in Malaysia, are above the age of 60, while 25% of them remain to be below the age of 40. Just in case if you have been suffering from this condition also, you are not alone, and there are medications available for treating this condition.

On one hand where some men are able to treat their Erectile Dysfunction, or male impotence, by returning back to active sex life through treatment of underlying conditions, including diabetes or high blood pressure, choosing counselling or making some lifestyle changes.

However, there are some men who find a need for medication in order to treat the condition and maintain election. Now there are some of drugs that have been approved by the FDA, and the same can be taken for treating Erectile Dysfunction, or male impotence. But not all are aware of their names or how it works, or if it has any side effects.

This is why this article has been prepared to provide a comprehensive guide on top Impotence medications. Continue reading ahead to find more.

Erectile Dysfunction/Male Impotence- How Common is it?

An approx 1 in 10 men suffer from Erectile Dysfunction, or male impotence, on a long-term basis. There are many men who experience the occasional failure for achieving direction, and this can happen because of different reasons, including stress or relationship issues or tiredness, and even too much consumption of alcohol.

In less than 20% of the time, if one doesn’t get an erection, it is not unusual, and in general, it does not require any kind of treatment, but if the failure for the achievement of erection remains to be more than 50% of the time, this condition definitely requires treatment.

Apart from the above, it is not necessary that erectile dysfunction condition is just meant to be in older people. Now this might be true to a certain extent; after all, older men do require a certain amount of stimulation in order to achieve the election and have successful sexual intercourse.

Top Impotence Medications

Some of the medications, including Avanafil (Stendra), Sildenafil (Kamagra), Vardenafil (Levitra), and Tadalafil (Cialis), are available for helping to improve sexual dysfunction within men by ensuring increased blood flow within the penis.

These medications, or rather the PDE-5 inhibitors, they work to relax the muscles, and they ensure to boost the blood flow within the penis hence allowing the erection to be easier and more effective.

The users even use Alprostadil in different forms, including tablets, topical creams, and injections. Apart from it, testosterone replacement therapy is also available for increasing the hormone level and for improving sexual function.

If needed, certain other medications, including selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, can also be prescribed but only after determining the underlying cause of the condition.


  • Any man who uses medicine containing nitrates, including nitroglycerine, they must avoid any other oral erectile dysfunction medication as the dose of it can lower down blood pressure.
  • One must try to take the medication on an empty stomach in order to see the best effects of the same.
  • Further, it is advised to not drive and take higher doses only after consulting with the doctor.
  • If you remain allergic to any of the medication or the active constituents of the medicine, inform the doctor before.
  • Provide the doctor with the complete medical history and all the medical history, including prescription and non-prescription drugs which you take. Also, inform about the dietary supplements and herbal supplements you are on.
  • In case if you are taking Alpha-blockers for prostate issues or blood pressure, the same can lower the blood pressure when it gets taken with the erectile dysfunction pills.
  • In case of any doubts or concerns, contact the doctor immediately.
  • Avoid taking the dose of the medicine if you have been suffering from uncontrolled low or high blood pressure or in case if you are receiving chest pain while having sexual intercourse.

Side Effects 

Certain side effects of the medications remain to be,

  • Nasal congestion
  • Headache
  • Temporary visual disturbance
  • Indigestion
  • Flushing
  • Back pain
  • Chest pain
  • Feeling of warmth
  • Painful erection
  • Rash
  • Fainting
  • Hearing loss, etc.

Top Impotence Medications- What’s the Difference?

In general, there does not exist any difference, but it is mainly the time for which the effect of the medication can be seen. To say, Viagra lasts for around 8 to 12 hours, while Levitra works well only for 4 hours, but Cialis can last for 36 hours.

Not just this, even the price might be different, and therefore it is completely dependent upon the user as to which medication do they wish to continue the dose of and what has been recommended by the doctor considering their condition’s severity.

In case if one is willing, they can make a switch in between these medications and get to experience what one works better for the schedule or that the medication has different side effects than the one previously used. All these medications just work in a basic and similar way and will only be providing you with similar results. So, there is nothing to worry about.

How to Store ED or Male Impotence Medications?

Keep the medicines within the original container and completely out of the reach of the kids. Also, store them away from moisture and heat and do not by any chance keep them in the washroom. If any of the medicine expires, make sure not to use them and get rid of them.

Final Words

So, as you are already aware of the different ED or male impotence medications and some important information about the same go ahead and consult the doctor today. Purchase the medication but use them according to the prescription only.

It will help avoid the altered effects and will provide the best results, in specific achievement and maintenance of an erection during sexual intercourse allowing the male to have better performance.

Do not let the condition be left untreated as there is the availability of solutions, and one must use them, but with precautions.