Important Facts About Priligy
Most frequent questions and answers about using Priligy for premature ejaculation
Priligy is used as a urological medicine to help increase the time it takes to ejaculate, and improve control over ejaculation in adult males aged 18-64. This may reduce the frustration or worry about fast ejaculation.
You can NOT take Priligy if:
- You are allergic to any of the ingredients
- You have heart problems
- You have a history of fainting
- You have ever had mania
- You have moderate/severe liver problems
- You are taking medication for depression
- You are taking Thioridazine
- You are taking lithium
- You are taking Linezolid
- You are taking tryptophan
- You are taking St John’s wort
- You are taking Tramadol
- You are taking migraine medication
If you are unsure of any of the above criteria, please contact your doctor before commencing treatment with Priligy.
As with any form of medication, Priligy tablets can have side effects. For a full list of side effects, please read the Patient Information Leaflet of Priligy. Below are a few of the common side effects of taking Priligy tablets:
- Feeling Sick
- Feeling numb
- Erection difficulties
- Stomach pain
- Blocked nose
- Rise in blood pressure
- Lower libido
- Blurred vision
- Dry mouth
For a full list of side effects, please read the Patient Information Leaflet of Priligy.
Priligy tablets can be taken with or without food and should be taken with a glass of water.
Alcohol should not be taken with Priligy as it can increase the risk of injury from fainting or other side effects.
Always take Priligy tablets exactly as prescribed by your doctor. If you are unsure, check with your doctor or pharmacist.
The recommended dose of Priligy is a 30mg tablet. Your doctor may increase your Priligy 30mg dose to a 60mg dose.
Priligy is to be used 1 to 3 hours before sexual activity, and do not take priligy tablets more than once every 24 hours.
After 4 weeks of treatment, discuss with your doctor to see if treatment should be continued.
Priligy tablets should be kept our of the reach and sight of children.
Priligy does not require any special storage conditions.
Priligy should not be used after the expiry date, which is stated on the carton after EXP.
Do not throw away Priligy tablets via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to throw away medicines you no longer need, this will help protect the environment.
Priligy is sometimes taken by men in an effort to increase performance. However, due to the risk of side effects it should only be used to treat premature ejaculation and not as a performance aid.