Consumer Medicine Information Read this leaflet carefully before taking your medicine. This leaflet answers some common questions about ciprofloxacin. It does not take the place of talking to your doctor or pharmacist. The information in this leaflet was last updated on the date listed on the last page. It is used to treat: Ask your doctor if you have any questions about why this medicine has been prescribed for you. Some more recent information on the medicine may be available. Your doctor may have prescribed this medicine for another reason. Ask your doctor or pharmacist: You can also download the most up to date leaflet from Your doctor has weighed the risks of you using this medicine against the benefits they expect it will have for you. This medicine is available only with a doctor's prescription. Pharmaceutical companies cannot give you medical advice or an individual diagnosis. This medicine works by killing the bacteria which cause these infections. It will not work against viral infections such as colds or flu. Up to 30 million men in the US have trouble getting or maintaining an erection sufficient for sexual intercourse, according to recent estimates. And Pfizer’s advertising campaign when it introduced its blockbuster ED drug Viagra (sildenafil) made it a household phrase. It can affect men of all races and ages, though rates are moderately higher among men aged 70 and older, compared to men in younger age groups. Contrary to popular belief, however, aging does not cause ED. A wide range of physical and psychological conditions can lead to ED, including high blood pressure, heart disease, diabetes, anxiety, depression and lifestyle factors such as alcohol and illicit drug use and smoking. Another common cause of ED is prescription medication, and 5 drugs in particular have the biggest effect on libido.“No question these impact erectile function,” says Landon Trost, MD, head of andrology and male infertility at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. It is not clear why these blood pressure lowering medications can cause ED, but it reverses if a patient quits taking the drug.
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