Adcirca relaxes the muscles and improves blood flow to particular areas of the body. This medication is used to treat pulmonary arterial hypertension and improve exercise capacity in men and women.
Store Adcirca at room temperature away from moisture and heat.
Tell your doctor about all prescription and non-prescription medications that you are using before taking Tadalafil. Serious conditions can occur if you take Tadalafil with other medications. Tell your doctor about all of your medical conditions before taking this medicine. You may have to have a dose adjustment to safely take Adcirca. Adcirca is not expected to harm an unborn baby, but tell your doctor if you are pregnant before taking Tadalafil. Do not use this medication without first telling your doctor if you are breast feeding a baby. Do not take other medicines to treat erectile dysfunction such as Viagra, Levitra, or Cialis while you are taking Adcirca.
If you become dizzy or nauseated during sexual activity, or if you have pain, numbness, or tingling in your chest, arms, neck, or jaw, stop and call your doctor right away. You could be having a serious side effect of Adcirca. Stop using this medication and get emergency medical help if you have sudden vision loss. Avoid alcohol while using Adcirca. Alcohol can increase your risk of side effects. Grapefruit and grapefruit juice can interact with Tadalafil. Talk about the use of grapefruit products with your doctor. Do not increase or decrease the amount of grapefruit products you consume without checking with your doctor.
Take Adcira as prescribed to you by your doctor. Do not take medication in larger amounts or for longer than necessary. Follow your prescription label’s directions. Take Adcirca with or without food. Adcirca is usually taken once a day. Do not take Cialis for erectile dysfunction if you are using Acdirca for pulmonary arterial hypertension. Allow 24 hours between daily doses. Take Adcira once a day at the same time every day.
Do not take Adcirca if you are allergic to it or if you are already using a nitrate drug for chest pain or heart problems. These medications include nitroglycerin, isosorbide dinitrate, and isosorbide mononitrate. Taking Adcirca/Tadalafil with a nitrate can cause a serious decrease in blood pressure leading to fainting, stroke, or heart attack. Do not take Tadalafil more than once a day.
Seek emergency medical attention if you experience any of these signs of an allergic reaction to Adcirca: difficulty breathing, hives, swelling of the face, lips, tongue, or throat. If you become dizzy or nauseous during intercourse or if you have pain,
Less serious side effects include: redness or warmth in your face, neck, or chest; cold symptoms like stuffy nose, sneezing, or sore throat; headache; memory problems; diarrhea, upset stomach; muscle pain or back pain.