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Indian Companies Prepare for Viagra to Go Off-Patent in U.S. in 2020

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The countdown to Pfizer’s loss of its U.S. patent on Viagra has begun, and many Indian drugmakers eagerly await the chance to reap profits on the American market with their generic formulations of the little blue pill. Although brand-name Viagra ...

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ED and Inflammatory Bowel Disease: What You Should Know

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Men suffering from inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are far more likely to experience erection problems and other forms of sexual dysfunction than healthy men, according to findings from a handful of recently published studies. Inflammatory bowel disease, according to MayoClinic.org, ...

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Poor Sleep Quality Associated with ED

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Evidence is growing that poor sleep quality and sexual disorders, including erectile dysfunction, are closely associated. A couple of recent studies presented at the annual scientific meeting of the American Urological Association indicate that this link should be studied more ...

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Cannabis-Based ED Supplements: An Alternative to Viagra?

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It was almost inevitable that someone would eventually come up with a marijuana-based product to treat erectile dysfunction. After all, as of late August 2018, medical marijuana was legal in 30 states and the District of Columbia, and those numbers ...

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Specialized Physical Therapy to Treat ED

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TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction What Do the Pelvic Floor Muscles Do? Symptoms of Pelvic Floor Dysfunction Kegels for Men How These Exercises Combat ED Other Aspects of Pelvic Floor Exercise Easing Prostatitis Pain Viagra May Be Able to Help Introduction ...

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Don’t Be Alarmed by Old Articles Claiming Viagra Causes ED

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The internet is a treasure trove of useful information. Unfortunately, to mine and use all that helpful information, you need to be able to distinguish the good stuff from from that which is outdated or demonstrably false. That’s sometimes easier ...

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Can Apple Cider Vinegar Help with Erectile Dysfunction?

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Apple cider vinegar (ACV) is touted as a virtual panacea by folk medicine practitioners. It is suggested as a treatment for a wide array of ailments ranging from diabetes and hypertension to heart disease and obesity. But what of its ...

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How Does Viagra Affect the Rest of Your Body?

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Viagra facilitates erectile function by temporarily increasing blood flow to the penis, but some of its effects can be felt elsewhere in the body. Sildenafil citrate, the active ingredient in Viagra, is circulated through the bloodstream to virtually every corner ...

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Can Viagra Be Harmful to Your Health?

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Multiple rounds of clinical testing have demonstrated that Viagra is both effective and safe when taken by impotent men who are otherwise healthy and able to participate in sexual activity. These observations, of course, assume that the medication is being ...

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What Is the Average Age for Erectile Dysfunction?

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Erectile dysfunction can strike at almost any age. However, it is most common in men over the age of 50, according to an article posted at WebMD.com. That article cites a research study, published in the “Annals of Internal Medicine,” ...

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