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Review: could Viagra cause Irritability?





Summary: Irritability is found among people who take Viagra, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Zyrtec, and have Erectile dysfunction.

We study 33,724 people who have side effects while taking Viagra from FDA and social media. Among them, 104 have Irritability. Find out below who they are, when they have Irritability and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Viagra and have Irritability >>>

Viagra

Viagra has active ingredients of sildenafil citrate. It is often used in erection problems. (latest outcomes from Viagra 35,066 users)

Irritability

Irritability has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.(latest reports from Irritability 23,359 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 33,722 people reported to have side effects when taking Viagra. Among them, 104 people (0.31%) have Irritability.

Trend of Irritability in Viagra reports

Time on Viagra when people have Irritability * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Irritability0.00%33.33%0.00%0.00%0.00%66.67%0.00%

Age of people who have Irritability when taking Viagra * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Irritability1.00%0.00%0.00%2.00%9.00%27.00%25.00%36.00%

Severity of Irritability when taking Viagra ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Irritability100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Irritability ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Erectile dysfunction (24 people, 23.08%)
  2. Hypertension (20 people, 19.23%)
  3. Multiple myeloma (14 people, 13.46%)
  4. Depression (13 people, 12.50%)
  5. Pain (12 people, 11.54%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zyrtec (34 people, 32.69%)
  2. Flonase (33 people, 31.73%)
  3. Aspirin (25 people, 24.04%)
  4. Zoloft (24 people, 23.08%)
  5. Celebrex (24 people, 23.08%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    lithium tremors & erectile dysfunction. I also have a very bad habit of pornography use which stretches out from the same time my bipolar illness has

    been there. I am trying my best to rid myself of my nasty habit. Furthermore, my

    doctor has approved the Viagra. The problem is, my wife who has suffered greatly from the porn over 30 years, is VERY reluctant to give a thumbs-up for

    the Viagra. she believes it might very well bring back the problems I had with

    the pornography. My wife needs some serious assurance that this little blue pill

    won't bring back her nightmares. Nothing I say seems to help. Thank you so much.
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    I did exercise pretty regularly during all if this. The times I wasn't exercising were over the top as far as pmdd symptoms so that motivates you to get your rear to the gym. On the Yaz 24 day I knew something wasn't right. At day 14 I'd feel the symptoms if ovulation, not imagined but real. I was slightly irritable and had cramps for 2 to 3 days. At day 17, a Wednesday the irritability would ramp up and the depression would start to be present for the next 2 weeks.

    The following Wednesday was day 24, that was the last day of taking the pill. I did get a bit of relief after stopping the pill and 4 days later I resumed taking the next months pack on Sunday. The thing is I wouldn't get my period until Tuesday after I started the new pack? I know that my period should have happened between day 24 and 28 but it never did. It always started on day 31 or 32 and lasted 2 to 3 days. Then the whole cycle begins again with day 14.

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    Day 1 Sunday
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    Day 24 Wednesday, last day of Yaz pack for the month
    Day 25 slight mood improvement
    Day 30-31 (same as Day 3/4above) period would start

    The ob/gyn expertise wasn't working, male or female. I went to my regular general practitioner for a check up and had done much research on the type of hormones in the Yaz, Yasmin and many others. I was convinced that I need to move over to Yasmin 21 day. It had a but more estrogen and it was only 21 instead of 24 days so worth a try.

    She asked me when the last time I felt 'normal' with regard to the hormones. I told her that as far as I can recall it was when I was in my 20's when I was taking the Ortho Novum 777. She said why don't we have you start taking that again! I was like, what? I explained I was told I could not take that because of my age and I thought some doctor had told me it had been discontinued years ago anyway. She said no, I can prescribe it to you, it's still available. I was a little excited about that. Maybe... just maybe that would be a solution for relief. My blood pressure is 100/70 always has been low, I don't smoke and I'm 5' 8", 150 pounds. She saw no reason for me not to try it again. We agreed that I would and if it didn't go well we'd try the Yasmin.

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    It stinks if this is this truly is the solution to my problem, as years of my life and those around me have been effected. But it does no good to look back I'm looking forward with great anticipation!

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