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Cialis PBS Information

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Please review the full product information (PI) before prescribing. Full PI is available from Eli Lilly. Approved Indication: Erectile dysfunction in adult males. Not indicated in women. Dosage and Administration: On‑Demand Dosing ‑ 10 mg or 20 mg, prior to anticipated sexual activity. Once‑A‑Day Dosing ‑ 5mg taken once a day at approximately the same time of day. Once‑A‑Day dosing is suitable for responder patients to an on‑demand regimen. Maximum Dose: On‑Demand Dosing ‑ 20mg once per day. Effective up to 36 hours after dosing and in some patients as early as 16 minutes after dosing. Once‑A‑Day Dosing ‑ The dose must not exceed 5mg daily. Contraindications: Concomitant use with Nitrates, unstable cardiovascular disease, hypersensitivity to tadalafil or its excipients, myocardial infarction within the last 90 days, unstable angina or angina, New York Heart Association Class 2 or greater heart failure in the last 6 months, uncontrolled arrhythmias, hypotension (<90/50 mm Hg), or uncontrolled hypertension, stroke within the last 6 months, loss of vision in one eye because of non‑arteritic anterior ischaemic optic neuropathy (NAION). Precautions: Severe renal or hepatic insufficiency, potential cardiac risk of sexual activity in patients with pre‑existing cardiovascular disease, combination use with other treatments for erectile dysfunction or alpha[1] blockers, potential for mild and transient decreases in blood pressure, sudden loss of vision in one or both eyes, withdrawal effects from Once‑A‑Day dosing*, sudden decrease or loss of hearing*. Tadalafil should be used with caution in patients who have predisposing conditions for priapism, creatinine clearance ≤ 50 mL/min Adverse Effects: Very Common (≥ 10%): dyspepsia, headache. Common (≥ 1% and < 10%): flushing, back pain, muscle ache, dizziness, nasal congestion, pharyngitis, diarrhoea, infection, abdominal pain. Refer to full PI for a complete list. Please review full PI before prescribing which is available on request from Eli Lilly Australia Pty. Limited. 112 Wharf Road, West Ryde NSW 2114.
Based on PI last amended 14 August 2008. *Please note changes in product information.