Dr. med. Dirk Manski

 You are here: Urology Textbook > Drugs in Urology > PDE5 inhibitors > Vardenafil

Vardenafil for Erectile Dysfunction

Review Literature: (Hatzimouratidis and Hatzichristou, 2007).

Basic pharmacology, side effects, drug interactions and contraindications of vardenafil please see section PDE5 inhibitors.

Indications for Vardenafil

Vardenafil is used for the medical treatment of erectile dysfunction.

Pharmacokinetics of Vardenafil

Dosage of Vardenafil

In healthy men, the recommended starting dosage is 10 mg vardenafil. Depending on the effects and side effects, the dosage may then change to 5 mg or 20 mg vardenafil. In men with liver impairment, severe renal insufficiency, cardiac risk factors, in older men, with an antihypertensive medication or with cytochrome p450 inhibitors, the starting dosage should be 5 mg.

Index: 1–9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Hatzimouratidis und Hatzichristou 2007 HATZIMOURATIDIS, Konstantinos ; HATZICHRISTOU, Dimitrios: Phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors: the day after.
In: Eur Urol
51 (2007), Jan, Nr. 1, S. 75–88; discussion 89

  Deutsche Version: Vardenafil