Avana 100 mg contains the active ingredient Avanafil 100 mg which is a PDE5 inhibitor (phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor) type of medication. It increases blood flow to certain parts of the body by relaxing the muscles. It blocks PDE5 in smooth muscle cells lining the blood vessels supplying corpus cavernosum to the penis. The medication is commonly used to treat erectile dysfunction. It is usually a faster acting medication that also passes through the body at a quicker rate than most erectile dysfunction drugs.
Recommended dosage of Avana is to be taken orally with or without food, 30 minutes prior to sexual activity. Patients usually start with an initial dose of 100 mg, Do not use the medication more than 1 time every 24 hours.
Patients using Avana may encounter side effects such as: