Cialis Super Active (Tadalafil) – Doses, Interactions, Cautions

  • Type of Drug: Phosphodiesterase-5 Enzyme Inhibitor
  • Generic Name: Tadalafil
  • Prescribed for: Erectile dysfunction, benign prostatic hyperplasia, and difficulty urinating.

General Information

Cialis Super Active is a new form of Tadalafil that comes in the form of tablets. The drug is a PDE5 inhibitor, which is used to treat erectile dysfunction in men. This drug is made by a company named Biotica Laboratories. The medication is not an instant erection pill, but is a fast acting, short-term drug for the treatment of erectile dysfunction.

Cialis Super Active is a new, more potent formulation of the erectile dysfunction drug Cialis. It contains the same active ingredient as regular Cialis, tadalafil, but it is absorbed quicker into the bloodstream, and lasts for a longer period of time.

Cialis Super Active: Cautions and Warnings

Although adverse effects with Cialis Super Active are usually minimal and transient, you may experience drowsiness, nausea, dizziness, stomach upset, nasal congestion and headache. If you have heart problems, do not take Cialis Super Active without first consulting your doctor. If you have liver problems, do not take this drug without first consulting your physician.

Cialis Super Active should not be taken if you have the following conditions:

  • Heart disease;
  • Hardening of the arteries;
  • Hypertension;
  • Unexplained vaginal bleeding;
  • Chest pain;
  • Difficulty breathing;
  • A history of stroke or heart attack.

Possible Side Effects

Cialis Super Active is not a perfect medication. It is known to have certain side effects associated with it. These side effects are not very common, but have been reported in a few cases.

If any signs of allergic reactions appear such as shortness of breath and swelling of the face, lips, tongue or throat, stop using this medicine and contact your doctor immediately. Although headaches and flushing are possible side effects of Cialis Super Active, they are very rare in most cases. If you experience one, reduce your dose or take Cialis Super Active with some food to reduce its risk.

The most common side-effects of Cialis Super Active are:

  • Headache;
  • Flushing;
  • Indigestion;
  • Stuffy nose;
  • Urinary tract infection;
  • Allergic reaction;
  • Blurred vision;
  • Back pain;
  • Flatulence;
  • Diarrhea;
  • Sore throat.

Drug Interactions

Do not take Cialis Super Active if you are taking any of the following medications:

  • Nitrates;
  • Nitric oxide donors (isosorbide dinitrate, isosorbide mononitrate, nitroglycerin);
  • Sildenafil;
  • Tadalafil;
  • Avanafil.

Cialis Super Active has the potential for interacting with a significant amount of prescription and over-the-counter drugs because of its high amount of Tadalafil. This can pose a problem because patients who are unaware of the interactions could suffer from them. To know all potential interactions in advance, it is recommended to read the medicine’s drug label carefully, and to inform your health care provider about all of the substances you take before starting to take Cialis Super Active.

Food Interactions of Cialis Super Active

Usually, food does not interfere with Cialis Super Active, but there are interactions that you should know about. Grapefruit and grapefruit juice can interact with Cialis Super Active and you should avoid taking them before or during treatment. They can increase the amount of Cialis Super Active in your blood. This increases the chance of side effects.

Cialis Super Active may interact with some vitamins, supplements, and other drugs. Make sure to tell your doctor about any vitamin or herbal supplement that you are taking. The same goes for any drugs that you may be taking. Keeping your doctor informed can help you avoid any serious side effects from starting or stopping any of your medications. If you are thinking about taking any vitamins, herbal supplements, or other medications, discuss the potential interactions with your doctor.

Usual Dose

Cialis Super Active is used to treat erectile dysfunction. It is the only drug which is not just fast acting (works in 30 minutes) but is also known to be effective for as long as 36 hours, thus enabling you to choose the moment that is just right for you as well as your partner. Cialis works faster than other ED drugs and lasts for an extended period of time.

Cialis Super Active is available in 3 dosages:

  • 20 mg;
  • 40 mg;
  • 60 mg.

Use only as directed.

Overdosage

If you take too many Cialis Super Active tablets, you may experience:

  • Dizziness;
  • Nausea;
  • Headache;
  • Diarrhea;
  • Fatigue;
  • Heartburn;
  • Vision changes.

Overdose symptoms generally appear within an hour of taking an overdose and may escalate if you do not seek immediate medical help. You can get medical help by calling your local emergency number, such as 911.

Overdosage of Cialis Super Active is generally not likely to cause any life-threatening complications. However, seek immediate medical attention in case of an overdose of Cialis Super Active.

Special Information

Cialis Super Active doesn’t protect against sexually transmitted diseases such as HIV and others. Tell your doctor about all prescription and non-prescription medicines you take if you’re planning to use Cialis Super Active.

Special Notes

Sometimes a man takes Cialis Super Active and his heart beats fast or his blood pressure drops. If a man experiences either of these side effects, he should see a doctor right away. A man should never take Cialis Super Active with any other PDE5 inhibitor.

If a man takes more than one tablet, it could cause him to have a stroke, heart attack or even death. If a man thinks that he has taken more than one tablet, he should get emergency medical help right away.


Disclaimer

Information about Cialis Super Active is posted for informational purposes only and is not intended as a substitute for the advice provided by your own physician or other medical professional. You should not use the information contained herein for diagnosing or treating a health problem or disease, or prescribing any medication. You should read carefully all product packaging before using or consuming a product. If you have or suspect that you have a medical problem, promptly contact your health care provider.