Sildenafil citrate is not known term because people rarely have an idea about this term. Those who are in the medical field would probably know about this term because they are well aware of all those medicines and drugs that exists in this field.
To know better about this term as a normal people, we should first know that what you mean by sildenafil citrate. Sildenafil citrate goes under the brand name Viagra, which is very much known to the people.
Sildenafil citrate is a medication that is used to treat pulmonary arterial hypertension and erectile dysfunction. Mostly this medication is well known for treating erectile dysfunction and helps to improve the libido and this medication is mostly recommended to men only.
This medication was introduced in the market to improve the sexual intercourse between the couple because most of the men weren’t able to satisfy their partner which resulted in stress and anxiety and had a negative impact on their health. Therefore this medication has helped men to deal with their problem in a much better way.
Now, the main point is that sildenafil citrate is a medication that treats erectile dysfunction, which is true but then every other medication has its uses and side effects as well. Sildenafil is used to treat male sexual function problems such as ED or impotence by increasing the blood flow to the penis so that a man can get and keep an erection for a long time. Because erection helps to boost up the intercourse and if a man fails to keep that, then the partner won’t be satisfied and in return it would affect his sex life and also cause a low libido which is very bad for the health. But then with every medications, comes side effects.
This medication also causes side effects such as flushing, headache, dizziness, blurred vision, stomach upset and many more things. Therefore one should always consult the doctor before taking up this medication because doctor will provide you a prescription with proper dosage so that it does not harm you much and treat you accordingly.