Dapoxetine 200 mg

Please note, before you can choose the low cost generic option, please ask your doctor to add the generic drug to your prescription.

Uses of Dapoxetine

The combination of Dapoxetine+Sildenafil is used to improve blood supply to the penis and improves its functions.

Therapeutic Category

Dapoxetine: Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors

Sildenafil: Phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5) inhibitors

How Dapoxetine works

Dapoxetine is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor. It is believed to promote control over penile functions by increasing the activity of a particular chemical called serotonin in the brain. Sildenafil is a PDE5 inhibitor. It relaxes the blood vessels supplying the penis which allows increased blood and oxygen supply, thereby improving its functions. 

Common side effects of Dapoxetine

  • dizziness, headache
  • nausea, vomiting
  • feeling irritable, anxious, agitated, or restless
  • sensation of numbness, tingling or prickling
  • increased sweating
  • hot flushes
  • diarrhea, constipation, wind, stomach pain
  • problems in sleeping or strange dreams, difficulty in concentration
  • tiredness or sleepiness
  • blocked nose
  • a rise in blood pressure
  • decrease in sex drive
  • ringing in the ears
  • blurred vision, color tinge to vision, visual disturbance
  • dry mouth

When to consult your doctor

Consult your doctor if you experience:

  • prolonged or painful erection (priapism)
  • chest pain
  • sudden decline or loss of vision
  • fits or seizures
  • fainting or light headedness while standing
  • mood changes, suicidal thoughts, or a tendency for self-harming

Health Tips for Dapoxetine

  • Take Dapoxetine+Sildenafil preferably before meals. Follow the dosing schedule as advised by your physician. Do not take this medicine for a longer period than advised by your doctor
  • Avoid taking Dapoxetine+Sildenafil with heavy meals or with grapefruit juice, as it may reduce the effectiveness of this medicine or may create unpleasant side effects
  • Dapoxetine+Sildenafil can cause excessive dizziness or drowsiness. Therefore, do not drive or perform any activities that require complete concentration. Avoid consumption of alcohol as it could aggravate your dizziness
  • Before taking this medicine, inform your doctor if you have any previous history of fainting or dizziness due to low blood pressure
  • You must also inform your doctor if you have epilepsy, lung problems, mental health problems, or bleeding disorders as a precaution