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Are OTC meds for the treatment of erectile dysfunction

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Are OTC meds for the treatment of erectile dysfunction effective? The generic viagra & cialis R being sold cheaply on the internet. I am 55 yesrs old, my primsry care giver is an M. D. and has prescribed these same meds for me during the last 12 months
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  DrKnowsBest replied 5 years ago.
If they are the same chemical like a sildenafil then yes but keep in mind anything being sold over the counter may not be regulated by the FDA and thus not 100% sure that's what they are. As for supplements for ED no, there has been nothing that has been proven by research to work.
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