FAQ

When does the tablet start to work and how long does it keep its effect?
Cialis takes effect in about 15-30 minutes after ingestion. Fatty food consumption does not affect the rate of absorption of the medicament. The effect of the tablet lasts for thirty-six hours. Due to this feature, Cialis has been nicknamed a “Weekend pill”.

Is it possible to take 2 tablets of 20 mg at a time?
Anything is possible. However, patients are not recommended to take more than 20 mg of the medicament per one day. The usual dose is 5 mg or 10 mg. More than 20 mg may cause serious adverse effects, such as redness, headache or prolonged painful erection (also known as priapism).

Is a combination of alcoholic beverages and Cialis pills dangerous for health?
Tadalafil (the main active agent of the medicament) may lower arterial pressure. Combining the medicament with ethanol can increase such effect. Male persons should limit alcohol consumption or avoid alcoholic drinks when being treated with this medical remedy in order to prevent possible adverse effects.

Is the medicament approved by FDA for females?
The drug, which contains the same active agent as Cialis, is approved for females, but not for sexual life improving. Under Adcirca name it is applied for curing pulmonary hypertension. In such cases, females can use it. Research hasn’t shown that Cialis has a beneficial effect on sexual function in a woman.

Can the medicament provide long-term relief of erectile dysfunction?
Unfortunately, Cialis, as well as other PDE5 inhibitor drugs, can’t provide long-term relief of erectile dysfunction. It is only used for short-term and symptomatic treatment. In order to cure sexual dysfunction, it is necessary to eliminate true causes of the ailment.

Can patients combine Alprostadil and Cialis?
Alprostadil is used for the continuous treatment of erectile dysfunction and has a vasodilating effect. Cialis is a new and more progressive medicine, it is better to use it alone. In any case, take these drugs separately and do not combine them without doctor’s permission.

Do generic versions of Cialis work?
If you are a resident of the United States of America at the moment, generic versions of the drug are not available. Probably, generics will appear on the pharmaceutical market in 2017. In some other countries, generic versions are available. In general, if a generic is of high quality, it provides the same effect as an original medicament.

What is the shelf life of Cialis tablets?
The shelf life of the medicament is three years. Check the packaging of the medicament, when you buy it. Also, an expiration date is marked on the bottom of the blister pack. Be careful, some unscrupulous pharmacies may sell products with expired shelf life.

Can I get Cialis without a prescription?
In the US and Canada Cialis is available only through prescription. The prescription can be received at the doctor’s office or on authorized websites (online pharmacies), which can issue prescriptions online. To do this, a man must pass an online questionnaire. In some other countries, a prescription isn’t required for purchasing the medicament.

Where is it possible to get a free trial or discounts for Cialis?
Cialis manufacturer (Eli Lilly Company) offers a special program called Savings Card. With this Card, male patients receive 200 dollars off the cost of their prescription(s) during one month. You can read more about this offer on Cialis. In addition, some online chemist’s shops offer free samples of the medicament.