What is Cenforce 100

  • July 20, 2023 4:03 AM EDT

    Cenforce 100mg tablet is an effective medicine for the treatment of Erectile Dysfunction (ED) or impotence in men. ED is a common sexual dysfunction in men, making it difficult for them to get and keep an erection during sexual intercourse. Innumerable reasons like stress, Cardiovascular conditions, Diabetese, a sedentary lifestyle, high cholesterol, etc. can lead to ED.

     Sildenafil Citrate, a Phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5) inhibitor, is the active ingredient present in the medicine.  Sildenafil pill works by enhancing the blood flow in the penile region and hence achieving and keeping an erection. Centurion Laboratories is a leading pharmaceutical company that manufactures Cenforce 100mg. Cenforce 100 mg is a prescription-based medicine that is available in a variety of strengths. It is only meant to be used by men.

    Uses of Cenforce 100 mg

    As mentioned above, Cenforce 100 mg pills treat Erectile Dysfunction (impotence). The active ingredient in this 100 mg pill of Cenforce is Sildenafil Citrate. ED is a male sexual dysfunction in which men either cannot attain or maintain an erection firm enough for sexual activity. Various physical and psychological factors like Low Libido, Depression, etc., can influence the ED condition.

    The primary ingredient of this medicine, Sildenafil, is also effective in treating Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension.  Your doctor might recommend Cenforce D 100+60 mg if you are experiencing ED along with Premature Ejaculation.

    How does Cenforce 100 work?

    Cenforce 100 blue pill is a generic equivalent to Viagra. This means that it is equally as effective as Pfizer's Viagra.  Sildenafil, in Cenforce 100mg, is a Phosphodiesterase-5 (PDE5) inhibitor. It inhibits PDE 5 enzymes from breaking down cGMP levels. As a result, more cGMP is available, thus relaxing (widening) the blood vessels.  Relaxing of blood vessels boosts the volume of blood circulating through the penile region. Increased blood flow helps with attaining and prolonging an erection. This process helps men get and retain a firm erection.

    Cenforce 100 dosage

    Since Cenforce 100 Sildenafil Citrate tablets are a prescription-based medicine, your doctor might ask you some questions or perform some tests. Your doctor will recommend your dosage according to your age, body weight, and disease severity.

    How to take Cenforce 100

    Take a 100 mg Cenforce tablet 30 minutes to 1 hour before sexual engagement

    Avoid taking more than one dose daily, as this can lead to an overdose

    This medication can be eaten with or without food as your doctor directs

    Swallow the whole tablet with a full glass of water without breaking or chewing it

    Missed dose

    It is advisable to take the missed dose as soon as it is recalled. However, avoid taking the missed dose if your scheduled dose is approaching.


    If you have overdosed on Cenforce, seek medical help immediately. Do not exceed the recommended dosage. In the situation of an overdose, you may experience symptoms such as dizziness, painful erection, etc.  Consult a doctor immediately if you have any of these symptoms.

    Cenforce 100 side effects

    There may be side effects associated with 100 mg of Cenforce use.However, most are only temporary and can be avoided if you follow your doctor's advice. At the same time, the other side effects might go away once the body adjusts to the recommended dosage.

    Consult your doctor if they persist or cause you to worry.

    Listed below are some side effects of Cenforce 100mg:




    Pain in muscles





    Chest pain

    Shortness of breath

    Ringing in ears


    A sudden loss or decrease in vision.