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What is Talgentis – Erectile dysfunction & Enlarged prostate Tablet by Kofikrom Pharmacy

What is Talgentis

Talgentis produced by Kofikrom Pharmacy Limited is one of the most popular erectile dysfunctions (ED) drugs. The drug comes in low-dose versions that can be taken daily. This means you can have sex at any time, rather than needing to take a pill from time to time as needed like other ED brands. Talgentis comes in two varieties, Talgentis 20 Tablets and Talgentis 5 Tablets

TAL 5 Talgentis

Talgentis Tablet contains Tadalafil as an active ingredient and works by increasing blood flow in the penis by relaxing and widening the blood vessel.


Talgentis Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
  • Enlarged prostate gland in male
  • Increased blood pressure in lungs
  • Erectile dysfunction


The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Talgentis Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
  • Fainting
  • Blurred vision
  • Indigestion
  • Vomiting
  • Frequent persistent heartburn
  • Flu-like symptoms
  • Flow of bitter fluid into mouth
  • Facial swelling
  • Headache
  • Muscle pain
  • Upper abdominal pain
  • Rash
  • Urge to vomit
  • Bleeding from nose
  • Chest pain
  • Penile erectile problems
  • Difficulty in swallowing
  • Back pain
  • Increased uterine bleeding.
  • Flushing
  • Sore throat
  • Pain in the extremities
  • Allergic rejection
  • Nasal blockage
  • Talgentis  may also cause side-effects not listed here.
If you notice other side-effects not listed above, contact your doctor for medical advice. You may also report side-effects to Kofikrom Pharmacy Limited Pharmacovigilance Department.


Before using Talgentis Tablet, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery
  • Do not take more than once per day
  • Limit alcohol consumption
  • Take this drug about 1 hour before sexual activity
  • Take this drug on an empty stomach

Composition and Active Ingredients

Talgentis is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
  • Tadalafil
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.

Frequently asked Questions

  • Is Talgentis-5 Tablet safe to use when pregnant?
    Please consult with your doctor for case-specific recommendations.
  • Is Talgentis-5 Tablet safe while breastfeeding?
    Please discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
  • Can Talgentis-5 Tablet be used for enlarged prostate gland in male and increased blood pressure in lungs?
    Yes, enlarged prostate gland in male and increased blood pressure in lungs are among the most common reported uses for Talgentis Tablet. Please do not use Talgentis Tablet for enlarged prostate gland in male and increased blood pressure in lungs without consulting first with your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when using this product?
    If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension or a headache as side-effects when using Talgentis-5 Tablet medicine then it may not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery. One should not drive a vehicle if using the medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy or lowers your blood-pressure extensively. Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with medicines as alcohol intensifies drowsiness side-effects. Please check for these effects on your body when using Talgentis-5 Tablet. Always consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body and health conditions.
  • Is this medicine or product addictive or habit forming?
    Most medicines don’t come with a potential for addiction or abuse. Usually, the government’s categorizes medicines that can be addictive as controlled substances. Examples include schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US. Please consult the product package to make sure that the medicine does not belong to such special categorizations of medicines. Lastly, do not self-medicate and increase your body’s dependence to medicines without the advice of a doctor.
  • Can I stop using this product immediately or do I have to slowly wean off the use?
    Some medicines need to be tapered or cannot be stopped immediately because of rebound effects. Please consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body, health and other medications that you may be using.

Other important Information on Talgentis-5 Tablet

Missing a dose

In case you miss a dose, use it as soon as you notice. If it is close to the time of your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your dosing schedule. Do not use extra dose to make up for a missed dose. If you are regularly missing doses, consider setting an alarm or asking a family member to remind you. Please consult your doctor to discuss changes in your dosing schedule or a new schedule to make up for missed doses, if you have missed too many doses recently.

Overdosage of Talgentis-5 Tablet

  • Do not use more than prescribed dose. Taking more medication will not improve your symptoms; rather they may cause poisoning or serious side-effects. If you suspect that you or anyone else who may have overdosed of Talgentis-5 Tablet, please go to the emergency department of the closest hospital or nursing home. Bring a medicine box, container, or label with you to help doctors with necessary information.
  • Do not give your medicines to other people even if you know that they have the same condition or it seems that they may have similar conditions. This may lead to overdosage.
  • Please consult Kofikrom Pharmacy Limited physician or pharmacist or product package for more information.

Storage of Talgentis-5 Tablet

  • Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
  • Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard Talgentis Tablet.

Expired Talgentis-5 Tablet

  • Taking a single dose of expired Talgentis Tablet is unlikely to produce an adverse event. However, please discuss with your primary health provider or pharmacist for proper advice or if you feel unwell or sick. Expired drug may become ineffective in treating your prescribed conditions. To be on the safe side, it is important not to use expired drugs. If you have a chronic illness that requires taking medicine constantly such as heart condition, seizures, and life-threatening allergies, you are much safer keeping in touch with your primary health care provider so that you can have a fresh supply of unexpired medications.

Dosage Information

Please consult Kofikrom Pharmacy Limited physician or pharmacist or refer to the product package.


For Further Enquiries kindly Kofikrom Pharmacy Limited on +233-(0)-030-278-8070 (South LA Branch) or +233-(0)-030-340-2784 (Sakumono Branch)

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