Impotence is a condition that consistently impairs men’s ability to have erections. It is often called erectile dysfunction or simply ED.
Contributing illnesses for impotence include diabetes, atherosclerosis, hypertension, heart diseases.
Those men who lead healthier lifestyles have fewer chances of getting any sexual health problems like erectile dysfunction. Understanding the erectile function also helps exclude risk factors and continue having normal erections.
For instance, diabetes often causes impotence. This health condition is one of the most common risk factors for men. Impairment of the blood flow and nervous damage are the causes of diabetes. Men, who take care of their health, suffer from impotence infrequently in comparison to those who have sedative way of life, overeat or abuse alcohol.
Neurological and nerve disorders also increase the risk of erectile dysfunction. Men with Azheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s, brain or spinal tumors, multiple sclerosis experience nerve damage that causes erectile dysfunction.
So, prevention and proper treatment of certain health conditions can help avoid development of erectile dysfunction or facilitate its symptoms.
Proper and timely treatment is the first step to stop the condition of poor erections. When a man with impotence comes to a doctor, he often gets a prescription of oral anti-impotence drugs. These medicines are considered the first –line therapy for erectile difficulties from mild to severe character.
Cialis is one of the oral erectile dysfunction enhancer. It belongs to the PDE type five inhibitors which work to improve blood flow to the penis.
Actually the medicine is very helpful in managing the week erections which occur due to erectile dysfunction. Cialis contains Tadalafil substance. It relaxes the muscles in the penis, widens the arteries, and boosts the flow of blood to the penis and thus makes it erect. The medicine can work only with sexual stimulation.
Cialis works just within 30-40 minutes after oral intake. It takes some men only 20-25 minutes to observe the actions of the medicine upon sexual stimulation. Others need more time for the medicine to enter the blood system.
The time of its action in the body is about 36 hours. This long time of action is supported by a special formulation of Cialis which makes it different from other oral ED drugs.
Cialis is available in doses of 5 mg (for daily use), 10 and 20 mg. The doses of 10 and 20 mg are used only on demand and are often called Cialis 36-hour tablets. The lower dose of Cialis 5 mg is called daily Cialis.
These medicines are taken differently.
Cialis 36 –hour pills are to be taken on demand when necessary. The daily Cialis should be used daily as your doctor prescribes you.
The dose suitable for each patient is identified by a caring doctor. If your doctor suggests you using the dose of 10 or 20 mg, remember that this dose will work for about 36 hours and there is no need to take the other dose during the next two days.
Infrequently Cialis causes side effects. The most common of them are headaches and pains in the back or muscles. If these side effects persist, call your doctor.
Among the interactions with Cialis, the patients should know about the dangerous ones including interactions with nitrates and alcohol. For full information a patient should visit a doctor.
Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) is characterized by continuous, extreme, and imaginary worry about routine tasks.
People with GAD usually suffer from overwhelming anxiety and worry, anticipating the most unpleasant events. In most cases their worries have no reason or ground. The concerns are connected with family problems, health, money, work and other things.
GAD is diagnosed by a medical professional. The symptoms of GAD can be observed for more than 6 months of continuous worries.
Possible treatment of GAD may include psychotherapy, medical treatment.
Common symptoms of GAD include:
A person with GAD may also be unable to relax, have headaches, swallowing problem, muscle tension, tremble or short, sudden jerking or convulsive movement of eyes, mouth, eyebrows. Some people can sweat a lot, feel breathless, have unexpected pains in the body.
GAD is a very frequent disorder and is diagnosed today in adults and children.
GAD treatment with Lexapro
Individuals with GAD should have an appointment with a general practitioner and psychotherapist. It is necessary to exclude any physical reason for the symptoms.
The disorder is well –treated with psychotherapy and medicines.
The use of medicines should be regulated and controlled by a doctor. Lots of medicines for GAD management require a prescription of a doctor.
Psychotherapy used for GAD can include different methods of cognitive behavior therapy. It may include group or individual sessions of therapy involving a variety of true-to-life situations, problems occurring and different ways of coping with these issues and situations.
Medications prescribed for GAD help to relieve the symptoms and signs of the disorder, correct the behavior of a person, and return him to normal life.
Anti-anxiety medicines and anti-depressants are two types of GAD medicines.
Anti-depressant Lexapro is very helpful for GAD. The effect can be seen within the first two-three weeks of treatment.
It is important to make sure that Lexapro is safe and effective for you before starting the treatment. Read the label and warnings included with Lexapro package. Do not neglect your doctor’s advice and recommendation.
If you take Lexapro for GAD you may be monitored closely to ensure the treatment is correctly adjusted and does not cause you any health consequences.
Lexapro may cause side effects such as headache, nausea, or others. In most cases these side effects are not a problem for most people especially if the dose of Lexapro starts off low and is increased slowly over time.
Usually the usage of antidepressants belonging to the drug class SSRIs does not imply any health risks or dangers. If used properly and correctly these medicines bring only good health results. Still, some negative effects of the medicine called Lexapro are possible.
Interactions of Lexapro with some of the medicines are not hazardous and neutral. However, different medicines are generally suggested (if there is no any other doctor’s prescription) to be used separately. It will help to avoid any possible contraindications.
Lexapro use with certain other medications is not recommended. With some meds Lexapro may be dangerous and cause serious side effects. Get the information about all Lexapro drug interactions at your doctor’s or pharmacist.
If necessary take Lexapro separately from other medicines you use.
Lexapro can conflict with any of the following medicines:
Thus, the use of Lexapro with any medicine from this list is not suitable and approved.
Lexapro with any of the following medicines may result in side effects occurrence:
Ask your doctor for advice if you are taking other meds (including herbs, vitamins, minerals) and intend to start Lexapro.
Lexapro does not interact with any specific type of food or drink. Still alcoholic beverages are not possible with this medicine. Your doctor may recommend you using Lexapro on an empty stomach. Still, it is possible to use this type of medicine with food.