Cialis Oral Tablet 10Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Cialis: Oral tablet (10mg)

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Cialis 10mg Tab
Eli Lilly and Co
Pill Identification: C 10 

What is this Medicine?

TADALAFIL (tah DA la fil) is used to treat erection problems in men. It is also used for enlargement of the prostate gland in men, a condition called benign prostatic hyperplasia or BPH. This medicine improves urine flow and reduces BPH symptoms. This medicine can also treat both erection problems and BPH when they occur together.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Adcirca: Oral tablet (20mg)
Similar Generic Drugs : Tadalafil: Oral tablet (20mg)
CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Cialis: Oral tablet(10mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
In-Depth Information

Cialis 10mg Tablet

NDC: 000024463
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Erectile Dysfunction (ED), Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Altitude Sickness Prophylaxis, Sexual Dysfunction

Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Cialis 10mg Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_215.JPG
Eli Lilly and Co
Pill Identification: C 10 
Shape: oval
Color: yellow

Reported Side Effects for Cialis 10mg Tablet

Conjunctivitis Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Dry Mouth Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Chest Pain Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Heart Attack Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Fainting Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Swollen Eyelids Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Blurred Vision Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Chest Pain Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Difficulty Swallowing Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Heartburn Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Deafness Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Hypoesthesia Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Secretion Of Tears Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Paresthesias Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Upset Stomach Incidence:
<11.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Joint Pain Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Drowsiness Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Swelling Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Nose Bleed Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Throat Inflammation Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inflamed Stomach Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Excessive Sweating Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Balance Problems Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Ringing In Ears Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Eye Pain Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Itching Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Postural Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Sore Throat Incidence:
1.0-13.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Loose Stools Incidence:
1.0-2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
1.0-13.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Flushing Incidence:
1.0-13.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Lightheadedness Incidence:
1.0-2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Muscle Pain Incidence:
1.0-14.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Muscle And/Or Bone Pain Incidence:
1.4-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Flu Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Infection Incidence:
2.0-13.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Stuffy Nose Incidence:
2.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Cough Incidence:
2.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Back Pain Incidence:
2.0-12.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Headache Incidence:
3.0-42.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Cialis 10mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Cialis 10mg Tablet(Tadalafil)
Grapefruit juice and Tadalafil(Tadalafil)
Grapefruit juice and grapefruit-containing foods may increase the side effects of Tadalafil (Cialis). Do not significantly alter grapefruit juice intake while taking this drug, or avoid grapefruit juice if possible. When taking Cialis, contact your prescriber immediately if you experience chest pain, dizziness, fainting or falling spells, palpitations, shortness of breath, or a change in your usual heart beat (fast, slow, or irregular heart beat).
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Cialis 10mg Tablet(Tadalafil)
Alcohol and Tadalafil(Tadalafil)
While taking tadalafil, you should limit your intake of alcohol. Do not drink alcohol to excess (examples, 5 glasses of wine or 5 shots of whiskey) when taking tadalafil. Alcohol can increase your chances of low blood pressure, and you may get a headache, have dizziness, an increased heart rate. If your blood pressure drops to low, you may feel lighheaded and may be at increased risk for fainting or falls. Do not drive or operate machinery, or perform other hazardous tasks when combining alcohol with tadalafil.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
First Trimester

Class 3 - Risk Documented in Animals

Second Trimester

Class 3 - Risk Documented in Animals

Third Trimester

Class 3 - Risk Documented in Animals

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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