FAQs ABOUT EXTRALAST 30MG
Does EXTRALAST 30MG cause erectile dysfunction?
EXTRALAST 30MG may cause difficulties in erection in some individuals. Talk to your doctor if you are facing any erection difficulties while taking EXTRALAST 30MG.
Can EXTRALAST 30MG make you last longer?
Yes. EXTRALAST 30MG delays the release of sperms (ejaculation) in patients suffering from premature ejaculation. It is not suitable for use in healthy patients without any sexual problems (such as erectile dysfunction or premature ejaculation).
Is EXTRALAST 30MG a Viagra?
No. EXTRALAST 30MG contains dapoxetine which is a Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor. It is used in the treatment of premature ejaculation. Whereas Viagra sildenafil which is a Phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE 5) inhibitor used to treat erectile dysfunction (difficulty in sustaining a hard penis during sexual intercourse). They are not the same.
Can I take EXTRALAST 30MG along with sildenafil/tadalafil?
Inform your doctor before taking EXTRALAST 30MG along with sildenafil or tadalafil. Your doctor would prescribe a combination of sildenafil or tadalafil with dapoxetine if you have both erection and ejaculation problems. Since the use of sildenafil/tadalafil with dapoxetine can increase the risk of orthostatic hypotension (feeling dizzy while standing up), you should consult your doctor before taking them together. Your doctor would also check whether you have any heart problems or taking medicines to lower blood pressure.
Will taking a higher dose of EXTRALAST 30MG be more beneficial?
No. EXTRALAST 30MG should be taken only as advised by your physician. Taking a higher dose of EXTRALAST 30MG may cause more harm rather being beneficial. If you feel that the prescribed dose is less effective for you, consult your doctor. Your doctor would analyse your condition and would prescribe a dose that suits you.
Will taking EXTRALAST 30MG affect my sexual life?
Long term use of EXTRALAST 30MG may negatively impact your sex life. It may cause sexual problems such as decreased libido and problems with erection etc. Talk to your doctor if you are facing any sexual problems while taking EXTRALAST 30MG.
Can EXTRALAST 30MG be taken daily?
EXTRALAST 30MG should be taken only as prescribed by your physician. Do not take EXTRALAST 30MG on a regular basis without consulting your doctor.
How EXTRALAST 30MG works?
EXTRALAST 30MG delays the ejaculation (release of semen) by increasing the activity of a particular chemical called serotonin in the brain. This promotes the control over ejaculation and helps to hold sperms for a longer duration of time.
How long will it take for EXTRALAST 30MG to start acting?
EXTRALAST 30MG should be taken about 1-3 hours before anticipated sexual activity. Therefore, do not forget or miss to take your dose at the right time.
Can I stop taking EXTRALAST 30MG by my own without consulting doctor?
Do not stop taking EXTRALAST 30MG without consulting your physician, as sudden discontinuation of EXTRALAST 30MG can cause withdrawal symptoms like sleeping problems or dizziness.
Can EXTRALAST 30MG be used to improve sexual drive?
No. EXTRALAST 30MG is only used to improve control over ejaculation and does not improve sexual drive among patients. However, it may reduce the frustration of fast ejaculation and leads to a healthy sex life.
Can EXTRALAST 30MG be used to treat depression?
Although EXTRALAST 30MG is chemically related to antidepressants, it is preferably used to treat premature ejaculation. It is very rare that it could be recommended for depression.
Can EXTRALAST 30MG cause bipolar disorder?
EXTRALAST 30MG can cause mood changes in some individuals. Inform your doctor immediately if you experience any sudden changes in mood. Also, it is important to inform you doctor if you already have bipolar disorder as a precaution before starting treatment with EXTRALAST 30MG.
What are the precautionary steps to be followed before taking EXTRALAST 30MG?
Before taking EXTRALAST 30MG you must inform your doctor about your sexual problems apart from premature ejaculation. You should also inform your doctor if you have any previous history of low blood pressure which might make you feel dizzy, or mental problems (such as bipolar disorder or schizophrenia). Take the dose suggested by your doctor and do not consume a high dose than prescribed. EXTRALAST 30MG must be taken 1-3 hr before sexual intercourse to achieve better results. Consult your doctor if you experience sudden mood changes or low blood pressure. Periodically consult your doctor for progress in your health condition. Contact your doctor if you remain unresponsive to the therapy.
Can I consume alcohol while taking EXTRALAST 30MG?
No. Avoid consumption of alcohol while taking EXTRALAST 30MG as it might make you feel dizzy, or drowsy which can affect your daily activities.