Prescription onlyClass: Men's health

Cialis

(tadalafil)

Prescription onlyClass: Men's health
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4.89Cialis

Helps you get aroused.

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Our bottom line

Cialis (Tadalafil) is the only medication in its class that treats both erectile dysfunction and enlarged prostate symptoms. You can also take it on a regular basis, which can allow for more spontaneity, but it can be expensive.

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Lowest price for 30 5mg tablets
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$326.61
  • Retail price
    398.30
  • Savings
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Upsides

  • First-choice medication for treating erectile dysfunction.
  • It's the only one in its class to also treat enlarged prostate symptoms.
  • Can be taken either as needed, or on a regular basis (which allows you to be more spontaneous before sex).
  • Can be taken with or without food.
  • Lasts longer than Viagra.
People’s experience with Cialis

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Downsides

  • Can't be taken if you've had a heart attack in the past 3 months, or stroke or heart failure in the past 6 months.
  • Only available as brand name, so it can be expensive.
  • Side effects can be more pronounced if you're over age 65.
  • Can cause flushing, headache, and dizziness, or sudden hearing and vision changes.
  • Can't use if you've recently taken nitrates like Isordil, Imdur, or nitroglycerin (Nitro-BID, Nitro-Dur, Nitrostat).
Prices and discounts
Lowest price for 30 5mg tablets
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$326.61
  • Retail price
    398.30
  • Savings
    18%
How it works

Cialis (Tadalafil) is a PDE-5 inhibitor. Blocking PDE-5 allows blood to enter the penis and helps create an erection. Cialis (Tadalafil) also treats enlarged prostate symptoms.

People’s experience with Cialis

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Dosage forms
  • Pill

What to expect when you take Cialis (tadalafil) for Erectile dysfunction

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Side effect rates for Cialis (tadalafil)

1157 From clinical trials of Cialis / Benign prostatic hyperplasia and erectile dysfunction (5mg total TID)
  • Headache
  • Indigestion
  • Back pain
  • Common cold

Risks and Warnings for Cialis (tadalafil)

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  • Taking Cialis (Tadalafil) for erectile dysfunction can put you at increased risk for heart attack or stroke if you've had problems with your heart in the past. Also, it is not recommended for men to take Cialis (Tadalafil) if they've had a heart attack in the past 3 months or a stroke or a diagnosis of moderate to severe heart failure in the past 6 months. Talk to your doctor if you are interested in taking this medication.

Common concerns from people taking Cialis (tadalafil)

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Pregnancy
Alcohol
  • Don't drink a lot of alcohol when you're taking this medication since it can make dizziness worse.
Food
  • Can be taken with or without food.
  • Can be taken with or without food.
Sex
  • Taking Cialis (Tadalafil) for erectile dysfunction can put you at increased risk for heart attack or stroke if you've had problems with your heart in the past. Also, it is not recommended for men to take Cialis (Tadalafil) if they've had a heart attack in the past 3 months or a stroke or a diagnosis of moderate to severe heart failure in the past 6 months. Talk to your doctor if you are interested in taking this medication.