Spedra

Avanafil

Spedra is a new drug for the treatment of erectile dysfunction.

Spedra works just like other drugs for the treatment of male sexual dysfunction, but it does have some important differences.

  • First, Spedra helps achieve an erection only 10-15 minutes after the ingestion.
  • Second, Spedra causes side effects less frequent, compared to other tablets for erectile dysfunction the treatment.

In the long term, a fast effect onset and a very low risk of adverse reactions may trigger the growth of retail sales of Spedra. Yet today, this drug has a relatively high price, which completely eliminates its advantages over similar drugs.

The Australian pharmacies sell three Spedra doses of: 50mg, 100mg and 200mg.

  • When you use the maximum dose of 200mg, you achieved an erection quicker than from the intake of the medium or low dose of 100mg or 50mg.
  • However, if you manage to restore erectile function with low Spedra doses, you do not need to use the highest dose of the drug.

Spedra tablets are available in all major pharmacy chains, including pharmacies that sell drugs for the treatment of erectile dysfunction online. In the certified Australian online pharmacies, Spedra is sold only by prescription.

You can buy the pills for the treatment of erectile dysfunction without a prescription on the international online pharmacies. The online pharmacies offer the best prices for Spedra and take orders for their delivery to almost any country in the world.

It should be noted that you can find not only original Spedra tablets on the Internet, but their generic versions, as well.

The Australian authorized pharmacies do not sell Spedra generics. But you can order them online in just a few minutes, if you wish.

Spedra Generics are sold under various brand names, including:

  • Avana
  • Avandra
  • Avagra
  • Sai –Avana.

Manufacturers of Spedra generics are such companies, as:

  • Samok Overseas
  • Sunrise Remedies
  • Sai Balaji Pharma
  • Signature Pharma.

Spedra generics are sold on the online pharmacies without a prescription. But if you have contraindications to their use, you should choose other drugs for the erectile dysfunction treatment to increase potency.

As an alternative to Spedra, you can use drugs:

  • With the same mechanism of action – Viagra, Levitra, Cialis.
  • With a different mechanism of action – Caverject, Invicorp, Uprima.

To get a reliable information on contraindications and side effects of Spedra, please read the leaflet for consumers or professionals.

Right now, you can find a leaflet for Spedra in your communication language (read the leaflet in English).

The Australian supplier of Spedra is Menarini. The company acquired the rights to commercialize Spedra (Avanafil) tablets in Australia from the company Vivus.

In United States, Spedra tablets are not available for sale, yet you can find their 100% analogue in the US, under the name Stendra.

Spedra and Stendra are bioequivalent formulations for the treatment of erectile dysfunction, which differ only by the tradename.

Both of these drugs are produced in form of tablets that contain 50mg, 100mg or 200mg of the active ingredient Avanafil.

Spedra brand is known mainly in Europe and the Asia-Pacific region.

Exclusive rights for Avanafil formula and Spedra/Stendra brands belong to Vivus. This company has several partners, who promote Avanafil-containing medicines in the international market.

Spedra dosage

Spedra dose for adult men with erectile dysfunction.

For the maximum increase of male potency, Australian urologists recommend their patients to select a clinical dose of Spedra individually. Criteria for prescription of an appropriate dose of this drug for treatment of erectile dysfunction in adult men are:

  • SpedraMan’s age
  • Presence of secondary diseases
  • Personal clinical response to Spedra
  • History of using other of Perectile dysfunction-5 inhibitors.

The average therapeutic dose of Spedra makes 100 mg per day. The dose of this drug to improve quality and duration of erection should be taken no more than once daily, about half an hour before the alleged sexual activity.

If insufficient therapeutic response to thisSpedra dose, it can be increased to the maximum dose of 200 mg per 24 hours.

Men older than 65 years, as well as patients with mild to moderate impaired hepatic function are recommended to take a minimal dose of Spedra 50 mg.

Spedra contraindications

A full list of contraindications for Spedra tablets

Spedra tablets have a small list of contraindications. It includes hypersensitivity to this erectile dysfunction treatment drug. In addition, Spedra is contraindicated in men with a history of ophthalmic or cardiovascular diseases, such as:

  • arrhythmia
  • myocardial infarction
  • unstable angina
  • low blood pressure
  • hereditary retinal degeneration.

Spedra tablets are contraindicated to take together with drugs that affect the patient’s blood pressure, as well as with organic nitrates (nitroglycerine). In addition, Spedra drug to enhance male potency is contraindicated in patients with:

  • Severe hepatic insufficiency
  • Severe renal impairment
  • Creatinine clearance less than 30 mL per minute.

Spedra does not increase libido in women and can cause adverse reactions. For this reason, Spedra tablets are contraindicated in women.

Spedra side effects

Spedra : possible side effects.

Before Spedra has gone on sale in Australia, the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) studied the benefit-risk balance of this drug for treatment of erectile dysfunction. Spedra was approved by the TGA despite the fact that sometimes this drug causes side effects in men taking it.

Most of Spedra side effects:

  • Are mild to moderate
  • Disappear on their own.

Do not become a reason for termination of erectile dysfunction treatment.

A list of common side effects of Spedra includes redness of the face, neck or upper chest, nasal congestion, backache and headache. Less common side effects of Spedra can be drowsiness, shortness of breath during physical activity, nausea, vomiting, fatigue, increased body temperature, muscle spasms, tachycardia, angina, or dry mouth.

The maximum daily dose makes 200mg of Spedra once daily. When using this dose, frequency and severity of side effects are increased.

Risk of Spedra side effects decreases if:

  • the minimum effective dose is used
  • alcohol consumption is reduced during erectile dysfunction treatment
  • a man has a body mass index not greater than 25
  • the drug is taken for a long time.

Spedra should not be taken with other erectile dysfunction inhibitors, including with those that are used to treat erectile dysfunction. Take Spedra as recommended and risk of side effects will be minimal.

Spedra generics

Full list of Spedra generic drugs in the Australia.

To date, there are no Spedra generic drugs on Australian pharmaceutical market.

Lack of Spedra generic drugs in Australia is connected with the fact that the original formula of this powerful drug to restore erection is protected by patent. A worldwide pharmaceutical company Vivus owns the exclusive rights to Spedra production.

On March 10, 2013, Vivus Corporation entered into a licensing agreement with a leading US company Metuchen Pharmaceuticals for Spedra (Avanafil) distributorship.