Tadalafil 20 mg is an erectile dysfunction medication used by men with erection issues. The branded form of tadalafil is Cialis. If you are familiar with Viagra and think that that is the only medication used for treating erectile dysfunction, then you are dead wrong. While Viagra is popular by name in the ED world, there is actually a product that is far more effective than that popular drug and it goes by the generic name of tadalafil 20 mg. In fact, if you are struggling with your erectile condition, doctors now will usually prescribe you with tadalafil.
Tadalafil was released in the market back in 2003, five years later than Viagra and several months later than Levitra. Despite this late release, tadalafil 20 mg slowly rose its way in the market because it has proven to be more effective and more reliable than its other two competitions. Through the years, the reputation of tadalafil 20 mg has greatly increased, not just on the consumer’s side, but the trust doctors have over the drug. This in turn makes this drug highly sought after. Based on current statistics, it is possible that tadalafil 20 mg may actually for the first time surpass Viagra as being the number one erectile dysfunction medication.
Tadalafil, like the two other ED drugs, are PDE5 inhibitor. What this means it enables a man to have an erection despite suffering from erectile dysfunction. By preventing the degenerative action of PDE5 on the cyclic GMP of the smooth muscles cells, blood can be pumped towards the chambers of the corpus cavernosum of the penis to achieve an erection. Although this is a bit more complex to understand, what is important is that the drug works effectively in treating erectile dysfunction.
Since tadalafil 20 mg is also a PDE5 inhibitor, it means that it also shares some of the side effects the other two ED drugs have, including the interactions and contraindications with other medications.
Then again, the biggest difference between tadalafil 20 mg and the rest is that tadalafil takes the least amount of time before the medication takes effect and also has the maximum amount of time the medication is in effect. In a study, it shows that tadalafil 20 mg can have erectile effect in as short as 16 minutes, which is actually a much shorter time than the other two because you need to take the other two at least an hour prior to sexual intercourse. The other thing about tadalafil 20 mg is that the effect can last up to 36 hours, far more than what the other two can actually give you. This in essence can be savings in your pocket should you and your mate decides to have another session within that time frame.
The short time frame for the medication to take effect and the longer lasting effect it has makes tadalafil 20 mg truly the ultimate ED drug. After taking the medication and that the effect lasts a day and a half, it is like you do not have the erectile condition at all because you can get an erection anytime within that time frame. While your ED condition is not permanently cured, you will hardly notice it when you take tadalafil 20 mg.