Premature ejaculation (PE) in men is treated with generic Priligy.
Generic Priligy contains the active ingredient dapoxetine and is a type of drug called a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) and it is also known as a urological medicine.
Dapoxetine belongs to a class of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). This short-acting inhibitor is used to treat premature ejaculation in men.
Dosage and direction
Take Dapoxetine by mouth with a glass of water, with or without food. Avoid cutting, crushing, or chewing this medicine.
Do not take the medicine more often than it is prescribed. Do not give up taking it except on the advice of your doctor. It may need some time for the medicine to help. Consult your doctor concerning the proper dose for you.
Before taking Dapoxetine, tell your doctor or chemist if you are allergic to it or if you have other allergies.
Inform your doctor or chemist if you have bipolar confusion, eye, liver, or kidney problems.
Aged people can be more sensitive to the side effects of medicine.
During pregnancy, this treatment should be used only when absolutely necessary. As this medicine can be absorbed by the skin, women who are pregnant or may become pregnant should not manipulate this medicine.
Dapoxetine should not be used by pregnant or nursing women or children, as well as by patients who have demonstrated a hypersensitivity reaction to it.
The most common side effects are: quick and irregular pulse, tremor, anxiety, blurred vision, vomiting, fever, diarrhoeia, etc.
A very serious allergic reaction rarely occurs. Many people using this medicine do not have serious side effects.
Turn to your doctor or pharmacist for more details. If you notice any effects not listed here, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescription/herbal products you may use.
Dapoxetine can interact with:
- MAO inhibitors: Furazolidone, Isocarboxazid, Linezolid, Moclobemide, Tranylcypromine, etc;
- Antiarrhythmic drugs: Propafenone, Quinidine, etc;
- Selective inhibitors of phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE 5) drugs: Taladafil, Sildenafil Citrate (Revatio), Vardenafil;
- Serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs): Desvenlafaxine, Duloxetine, Milnacipram, Venlafaxine;
- Antipsychotics (also called neuroleptics): Fluphenazine, etc;
- H2-receptor antagonists: Cimetidine, Ranitidine, Famotidine, Nizatidine, etc.
Turn to your doctor or pharmacist for more details.
If you have missed your dose, take it as soon as you remember. If you see that it is near the time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not take your dose twice.
If you think you have used too much of this medicine, seek emergency medical attention right away. The symptoms of an overdose usually include chest pain, nausea, irregular heartbeat, and feeling light-headed or fainting.
Store your medicines at room temperature between 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C) away from light and moisture. Do not store your drugs in the bathroom. Keep all drugs away from the reach of children and pets.