Erectile Dysfunction (ED) is a common problem among men. It should not be frowned upon, and neither should it be ignored because there are available remedies. The most common remedies for Erectile Dysfunction include Levitra, Staxyn, Viagra and Cialis. In this article though, the focus will be on Levitra and Staxyn, to mainly establish whether they are the same or not.
What is Levitra?
This drug is an orally administered treatment prescribed to men who suffer from Erectile Dysfunction problems, to help them achieve a sexually fulfilling life.
What is Staxyn?
Same as Levitra, Staxyn is an oral prescription taken by people who suffer from Erectile Dysfunction.
Similarities between Levitra and Staxyn
Like we have already established, both previously mentioned drugs are used to treat Erectile Dysfunction (ED) in men. Another similarity is that none of the medication treats or prevents someone from contracting sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) infections. Both treatments are strictly used upon doctor’s prescription and doses for both Levitra and Staxyn should be taken at least 24 hours apart.
People suffering from the following are automatically not eligible to take both products; Heart diseases and conditions, people taking any nitrates of any type, people with stomach ulcers, people under treatment for HIV, men below the age of 18, people with physical conditions such as angulation, people suffering from sickle cell anemia, leukemia, bleeding disorders, liver problems and kidney problems.
Of importance to note is that there could be other issues that may be established upon a visit to the doctor, that the patient may not be initially aware of. That is why it’s paramount to consult the doctor first before taking either Levitra or Staxyn.
Differences between Levitra and Staxyn
Although they function the same way, both have the following differences; Levitra comes in the strengths of 2.5mg, 5mg, 10mg and 20mg whereas Staxyn comes in the strength of 10mg only. Whereas Levitra is swallowed with water, Staxyn is placed under the tongue to dissolve. Another difference is that Levitra is taken between 30-60 minutes before sex whereas Staxyn should be taken between 1-2 hours before sex. Depending on the standard of the dosage the patient is taking, Levitra can lead to an erection that lasts for up to 8 hours. With Staxyn, an erection should last for up to 4 hours. Another difference is that Levitra is stored at stored at 25˚C whereas Staxyn is stored between 15˚C – 30˚C
Side effects of Levitra and Staxyn
Some of the very common side effects of Levitra and Staxyn that the patient should watch out for are; running and or blocked nose, ingestion, dizziness, stomach upsets, muscle pains, blurred vision and in rare cases cardiac arrest.
However, in the event that any of these effects persist or anything unusual or unexpected occurs, the doctor should intervene immediately.
From the above information, we can affirm that even though Levitra and Staxyn have some few differences, they function the same way. Having said that, there is also an alternative medication to Levitra, Kamagra Polo UK 100mg. It functions the same way as Levitra, only that it is taken by chewing and it comes in different flavours.