tadalafil

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noun ta·dal·a·fil \tə-ˈda-lə-ˌfil\

Definition of tadalafil

  1. :  a drug C22H19N3O4 that is used to treat erectile dysfunction and benign prostatic hyperplasia and functions similarly to sildenafil Tadalafil is marketed under the trademark Cialis .

2001

First Known Use of tadalafil

2001


Medical Dictionary

tadalafil

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noun ta·dal·a·fil \tə-ˈdal-ə-ˌfil\

Medical Definition of tadalafil

  1. :  a drug C22H19N3O4 taken orally to treat erectile dysfunction, benign prostatic hyperplasia, and hypertension of the lungs and that functions similarly to sildenafil Tadalafil is marketed under the trademark Cialis to treat erectile dysfunction and benign prostatic hyperplasia and under the trademark Adcirca to treat pulmonary arterial hypertension.


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