Medication information

Caverject Kit 20mcg inj.powder

This medication is typically used for erectile problems in men. Its effects can be felt within a few minutes.

Instructions

This product must be used according to the instructions provided by your doctor or pharmacist. For more information, read the instructions in the package carefully.

Generally, this medication is used only as needed. Important: Follow the instructions on the label. Do not use more of this product, or more often, than prescribed.

Dispose of used syringes and needles safely. Your pharmacist can tell you the best way to do this.

Side effects

In addition to its desired action, this medication may cause some side effects, notably:

  • it may cause headaches;
  • it may cause pain in the penis;
  • it may cause a prolonged erection;
  • it may cause dizziness -- use caution when getting up from a lying or sitting position;
  • when used, it may cause a temporary burning sensation.

Each person may react differently to a treatment. If you think this medication may be causing side effects (including those described here, or others), talk to your doctor or pharmacist. He or she can help you to determine whether or not the medication is the source of the problem.

Storage

Make sure that any leftover portion is disposed of safely.

Additional Information

If you have an erection which lasts continuously for 4 hours or more, you should contact a doctor immediately.

General notes

It is important to tell the health professionals you consult:

  • if you have a history of any other medical condition, whether you smoke and for women, if you are or want to become pregnant or breastfeeding;
  • if you have allergies to any medications or any other allergies (e.g. to food, latex, etc.);
  • all medications you are taking, prescription and non-prescription, including vitamins and natural products and supplements.