Overview of Avana 200mg Medication:
Avana is an oral medicine generally used to treat erection problems which is also known as male impotency. Erectile dysfunction is a male sexual dysfunction in which male is unable to get sufficient penile erection at the time of making love. The problem can create a stress and depression on the mind of a person. The active component in the medicine is avanafil.It is a faster acting medication that also passes through the body at a quicker rate than most erectile dysfunction drugs.
Mechanism of action of Avana 200mg:
The active medicine of avana is avanafil which is the inhibitor of PDE-5 enzyme. The medicine blocks PDE 5 in smooth muscle cells which lines blood vessels that supplies blood to the corpus cavernosum. As the PDE-5 enzyme get blocked, level of Cyclic GMP rises and blood flow towards male genitalia increases providing hard and stiff erection.
Dosage and how to use Avana 200mg Medicine:
The medicine can be taken via mouth with or without food. It should be taken once in 24 hours.
Avana 200mg is contraindicated in number of conditions like-
Drug interactions of Avana 200mg:
The medicine interacts with various medicines and affects the therapeutic activity. These medicines are alpha blockers, antihypertensives, anticoagulant and antifungal drugs.
Some major side effects that can be seen while using avana 200mg are headache, dizziness, nasal congestion, pain in back, loss of vision, loss of hearing, priapism and pain in stomach.
Missed dose of Avana 200mg Medication:
If a dose is missed, it should be taken as soon as possible. If it is the time of next dose, missed dose is skipped and the regular dosing schedule is followed.
If the medicine is taken in excess, adverse symptoms can occur and emergency medical help is needed in such a case.
Safety measures of Avana 200mg:
The medicine should be stored properly at room temperature away from direct heat, light and moisture. It should be kept away from children and pets.