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What are the side effects of Cialis taken for BPH?

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Posted on Tue, 19 Jul 2016
Question: I have BPH Cialis is said to be the best for this. What are side problems with this medication.
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Answered by Dr. Noble Zachariah (1 hour later)
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Hello,
Welcome and thanks for your query.
If you have BPH and ED, Cialis may be a good choice.
The main side effects are headache, back pain, muscular pain, dyspepsia, GERD, Sore throat and respiratory infections.
It can have very severe adverse interaction with nitrates and should be avoided by any one taking nitrates.
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What are the side effects of Cialis taken for BPH?

Brief Answer: Discussion follows Detailed Answer: Hello, Welcome and thanks for your query. If you have BPH and ED, Cialis may be a good choice. The main side effects are headache, back pain, muscular pain, dyspepsia, GERD, Sore throat and respiratory infections. It can have very severe adverse interaction with nitrates and should be avoided by any one taking nitrates.