Can I take Cardizem and Cialis together?

Patient

Q: I take 180mg of Cardizem LA, daily, for mild a-fib. Can I take Cialis?

Doctor

A:    Cardizem can prolong and/or increase the effect of Cialis. This is considered a moderate drug interaction, not a serious one but you should still be cautious. If you will decide to take both, symptoms to watch out for are chest tightness, shortness of breath, visual disturbances, fainting, nausea, irregular heart beat and prolonged erection (more than 4 hours). I do hope this helps and take care always.

Related Q&A

Q: I have problem with keeping erection, i recently got married, can you please advice some medication for the problem.

Q: Mid-twenties. Never had morning wood and my genitals look like that of a child. Bloodwork shows that t(total: 579ng/d...

Q: Hi, This is regardingmy Erection. I am recently married and I love my wife. We have sex quite often, and sometimes it...

Q: Hi, I am a 49 years male. Since last April, I am experiencing erection problems where my erections are no longer hard...

Q: I just turned 40 and i'm having problem keeping an erection I didn't used to have this problem it gets up but not as...

 
DOCTOR ADVISORY BOARD
218

Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician
173

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician
138

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist
98

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon
CNN
BBC
MSNBC
CBS
abcNews
FoxNews