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Regardless of age or weight, there is only one standard dosage of orally disintegrating vardenafil -- one tablet taken about one hour prior to sexual activity. It is important to let these tablets dissolve on your tongue whole; do not crush, cut, or chew them, and do not take them with liquid. Also, do not take more than one dose in a 24-hour period.
An Introduction to Your Dosage of Orally Disintegrating VardenafilThere is only one standard recommended dosage for orally disintegrating vardenafil (Staxyn™), regardless of your age or weight. As is always the case, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
Orally Disintegrating Vardenafil Dosing for Erectile DysfunctionThe standard dosage of this drug for treating erectile dysfunction is 10 mg one hour before sexual activity. It is important to not take more than one dose in a 24-hour period.
Orally disintegrating vardenafil is only available in a 10-mg orally disintegrating tablet; if you need a higher or lower dose, you should not use this erectile dysfunction medication.
General Information on Taking Orally Disintegrating VardenafilSome considerations for people taking orally disintegrating vardenafil include the following:
- Orally disintegrating vardenafil comes in an orally disintegrating tablet that dissolves on the tongue.
- Orally disintegrating vardenafil tablets come in individual blisterpacks. The tablet should be placed on the tongue immediately after taking it out of its blisterpack.
- Do not crush, chew, or cut the tablets; make sure to let them dissolve on your tongue whole.
- Do not take orally disintegrating vardenafil with liquid. These tablets will dissolve without water or other liquid.
- Orally disintegrating vardenafil tablets are not interchangeable with Levitra® (vardenafil) tablets. Orally disintegrating vardenafil 10-mg tablets produce higher levels of vardenafil in the body than Levitra 10-mg tablets.
- Orally disintegrating vardenafil can be taken with or without food. Try taking it with food if it seems to bother your stomach.
- Orally disintegrating vardenafil should be taken about one hour (60 minutes) before sexual activity, but no more than once a day.
- Sexual stimulation is needed for orally disintegrating vardenafil to work.
- For the medication to work properly, it must be taken as prescribed.
- If you are unsure about anything related to your orally disintegrating vardenafil dosage, please talk with your healthcare provider, nurse, or pharmacist.