Alphagra Strips 100mg
Manufacturer of Alphagra Oral Strips
Manufacturer of Alphagra Oral Strips
Active Ingredient present in Alphagra Oral strip
The active ingredient present in Alphagra Oral strip is Sildenafil. Each Alphagra Oral disintegrating Strip contains 100 mg of Sildenafil. It also contains the following inactive ingredients: Film forming Agents (Pullulan, Xanthum Gum, Locust Bean Gum), Water, Bulking Agents (Hydroxyl Propyl Starch, Dicalcium Phosphate, Mannitol), Adsorbing Agents (Colloidal silicon dioxide), Humectants (Glycerol, Oleates),Sweeteners (Sucralose), Flavorings, Acidity Regulators (Mint/Menthol), Emulsifier (Tweens), Color (FD&C Blue #1) as well as other permitted ingredients.
Advantages of Sildenafil Oral Strips (Alphagra)
The advantages of Sildenafil Oral Strips are given below:
Alphagra is supplied in thin strips which are just 40 to 140 microns thick.
Generic Sildenafil 100 mg Oral strips are very easy to administer even in a public place without attracting undue attention.
Ideal for men who desire a very fast medical effect.
Alphagra starts dissolving in less than 10 seconds and completely disintegrates in about 30 seconds.
The active ingredient Sildenafil present in Alphagra as well as Alphagra is rapidly absorbed. The medical effects starts in less than 15 minutes and lasts for upto 36 hours.
As Alphagra strips are mint flavored, they provide a pleasant taste in the mouth.
Sildenafil Oral Strips (Alphagra) - Dosage
Generic Sildenafil Oral strips are for use as needed. A maximum of one 100 mg strip of Alphagra Oral Strips can be taken in a 24 hour period. You can take another dose only if 24 hours have passed since your previous dose. Sildenafil Oral Strip may be taken with or without food.
How to Use Generic Sildenafil Oral Strips
Using Generic Sildenafil Oral Strips (Alphagra) is very easy. Just put a single 100 mg Alphagra Strips on your tongue and let it disintegrate. As soon as it dissolves it will give you a fresh minty flavour in the mouth and the active ingredient Sildenafil will be instantly absorbed into the blood stream. The medical effect will start in less than 15 minutes and last for upto 36 hours after administration of the dose.
Generic Sildenafil Oral Strips Contraindications
Generic Sildenafil Oral Strips are contraindicated in the following cases:
Patients with a hypersensitivity to Sildenafil or any inactive ingredient present in Alphagra Oral Strips.
Administration of Generic Sildenafil Oral Strips to patients using any form of organic nitrate is contraindicated.
This product is contraindicated in patients with myocardial infarction within the last 90 days, unstable angina or angina occurring during sexual intercourse.
Alphagra Strips 100 mg is contraindicated in patients with uncontrolled hypertension, a stroke within the last 6 months.
Patients who have loss of vision in one eye because of Non-arteritic Anterior Ischaemic Optic Neuropathy (NAION) should not use this product.
Warnings and Precautions When Using Generic Sildenafil Oral Strips (Alphagra)
Below are the warnings and precautions to be taken when using Generic Sildenafil Oral Strips (Alphagra)
Doctors should consider the potential cardiac risk of sexual activity in patients with pre-existing cardiovascular disease.
Patients should not use Generic Sildenafil Oral Strips if sex is inadvisable due to a cardiovascular status.
Use of Alphagra Oral Strips with alpha blockers, antihypertensives or substantial amounts of alcohol (5 units or more) may lead to hypotension.
If taking potent inhibitors of CYP3A4, the dose of Generic Sildenafil Oral Strips should be reduced to 10 mg every 72 hours.
Patients should stop using Generic Sildenafil Oral Strips and seek urgent medical care if a sudden loss of vision occurs in one or both eyes, which could be a sign of Non Arteritic Ischemic Optic Neuropathy (NAION).
Patients should seek emergency treatment if an erection lasts more than 4 hours.
Patients should stop using Alphagra Oral Strips disintegrating strips and seek prompt medical attention in the event of sudden decrease or loss of hearing.
Generic Sildenafil Oral Strips has to be used with caution in patients predisposed to priapism.
Side Effects of Generic Sildenafil Oral Strips (Alphagra 100 mg)
The common side effects occurring in 2% or more of the patients undergoing treatment with Generic Sildenafil Oral Strips include headache, dyspepsia, back pain, myalgia, nasal congestion, flushing, and pain in limb. The other side effects of Alphagra Strips 100 mg oral film are given below:
Body as a Whole - asthenia, face edema, fatigue, pain
Cardiovascular - angina pectoris, chest pain, hypotension, myocardial infarction, postural hypotension, palpitations, syncope, tachycardia
Digestive - abnormal liver function tests, dry mouth, dysphagia, esophagitis, gastritis, GGTP increased, loose stools, nausea, upper abdominal pain, vomiting, gastroesophageal reflux disease, hemorrhoidal hemorrhage, rectal hemorrhage
Musculoskeletal - arthralgia, neck pain
Nervous - dizziness, hypesthesia, insomnia, paresthesia, somnolence, vertigo
Renal and Urinary - renal impairment
Respiratory - dyspnea, epistaxis, pharyngitis
Skin and Appendages - pruritus, rash, sweating
Ophthalmologic - blurred vision, changes in color vision, conjunctivitis (including conjunctival hyperemia), eye pain, lacrimation increase, swelling of eyelids
Otologic - sudden decrease or loss of hearing, tinnitus
Urogenital - erection increased, spontaneous penile erection
Generic Sildenafil Oral Strips and Alcohol
Doctors should advise their patients that both alcohol and Sildenafil Oral Strips 100mg (Alphagra), a PDE5 inhibitor, act as mild vasodilators and when taken in combination, blood pressure lowering effects of each individual product can be increased.
Due to this effect, substantial consumption of alcohol (e.g., 5 units or greater) in combination with Alphagra Oral Strips 100mg can increase the potential for orthostatic signs and symptoms, including increase in heart rate, decrease in standing blood pressure, dizziness, and headache.
Generic Sildenafil Oral Strips - Fertility, Pregnancy, and Lactation
Generic Sildenafil Oral Strips are not indicated for use by women. Clinical studies have shown that a decrease in sperm concentration may occur in some men.