|Aphrodyne™; Dayto Himbin®; Yocon®; Yohimex™|
|Reasons not to take this medicine|
- If you have an allergy to yohimbine or any other part of the medicine.
- If you have kidney
|What is this medicine used for?|
- This medicine is used for the treatment of
|How does it work?|
- Yohimbine affects response to stimulation. It strengthens the response
to a chemical produced by the body and then allows relaxation and increased
blood flow to the penis.
|How is it best taken?|
|What do I do if I miss a dose?|
- Skip the missed dose and return to regular schedule.
- Do not take a double dose or extra
|What are the precautions when taking this
- Not for use in females.
- Avoid alcohol (includes wine, beer, and liquor). May add to impotence.
- Use caution if you have heart disease, especially if you get chest
pain with a little exertion.
- Use caution if you have high blood pressure.
- Tell healthcare provider if you are allergic to any medicine. Make
sure to tell about the allergy and how it affected you. This includes telling
about rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of
face, lips, tongue, throat; or any other symptoms involved.
- This medicine does not protect against sexually transmitted diseases.
Take measures to prevent the spread of these diseases. Talk with healthcare
provider if help needed in choosing a method.
- Do not use with other impotence
|What are the common side effects of this
- Headache. Mild pain medicine may help.
- Elevated blood pressure and heart rate.
- Irritable and shaky.
|What should I monitor?|
- Effectiveness of medicine. If not working, then talk with healthcare
provider for other choices.
- Check blood pressure
|Reasons to call healthcare provider
- Signs of a life-threatening reaction. These include wheezing;
tightness in the chest; fever; itching; bad cough; blue skin color; fits;
swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat.
- Severe headache.
- Chest pain or pressure, passing out, fainting, dizziness, or
|How should I store this medicine?|
- Store in a tight container at room
- Do not share your medicine with others and do not take anyone else's
- Keep all medicine out of the reach of children and pets.
- Keep a list of all your medicines (prescription, herbal/supplements,
vitamins, over-the-counter) with you. Give this list to healthcare provider
(doctor, nurse, pharmacist, physician assistant).
- Talk with healthcare provider before starting any new medicine,
including over-the-counter or natural products (herbs,
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