• Lasts up to 12 hours
  • Fast acting orodispersible option
  • The active ingredient is Vardenafil


Levitra tablets treat erectile dysfunction by increasing the blood flow to the penis, resulting in a harder, longer lasting erection. It is a convenient, effective and quick treatment for men with persistent impotence, helping to improve performance and confidence.


  • What is Levitra?

    Levitra is a prescription medication used in the treatment of erectile dysfunction

  • What ingredient is in Levitra?

    Levitra contains the active ingredient Vardenafil, which is a PDE5 inhibitor.

  • How does Levitra work?

    Levitra works by relaxing the blood vessels which supply blood to the penis. This means that more blood can get to the penis to help it achieve an erection.

  • How do I take Levitra?

    You should take your Levitra dose 30-60 minutes before sexual activity. You should not take any more than one tablet in a 24 hour period.

  • How long does it take for Levitra to work?

    It take Levitra about 30-60 minutes before you will notice it working.

  • How long does Levitra last after you take it?

    Levitra has been shown to stay in the blood stream for up to 12 hours after taking the dose, but most men notice effects for around 6 hours after.

  • How much is Levitra?

    Levitra can be bought from around £3 per tablet. The cheapest Levitra option starts at £23.45 for the 5mg tablets.

  • What are the side effects of Levitra?

    The most common side effects of Levitra include

    • flushing
    • stuffy nose
    • headache
    • dizziness
    • upset stomach

Side Effects

With any medication you take, there is always a risk of side effects occurring. Some are more common than others, and often side effects may subside with the regular usage of the medicine. If the side effects do not subside, you should report them to us, or your GP.

Common Side Effects

  • Headaches
  • Flushing
  • Runny/stuffed nose
  • Upset stomach
  • Nausea
  • Red and/or warm skin
  • Dizziness
  • Diarrhoea
  • Nose bleeds
  • Muscle pain / Back Pain

The side effects listed below are more serious, and you should stop taking Levitra, and report these to your GP immediately.

  • An erection that will not go away (priapism). If you have an erection that lasts more than 4 hours, seek medical help immediately. Priapism can permanently damage your penis.
  • Sudden vision loss in one or both eyes. Sudden vision loss in one or both eyes can be a sign of a serious eye problem called non-arteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy (NAION). Stop taking Levitra and call your healthcare provider right away if you have sudden vision loss in one or both eyes.
  • Sudden hearing decrease or hearing loss. Some people may also have ringing in their ears (tinnitus) or dizziness. If you experience these symptoms, stop taking Levitra and contact a doctor right away.

For a full list of side effects, please read the patient information leaflet.


Always take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor. Take Levitra about 25 to 60 minutes before sexual activity. With sexual stimulation you may achieve an erection anywhere from 25 minutes up to four to five hours after taking Levitra. Swallow one tablet with a glass of water.


The active substance is vardenafil. Each tablet contains 5, 10, or 20mg of vardenafil (as hydrochloride).

The other ingredients of the tablets are:

Tablet core: crospovidone, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, colloidal anhydrous silica.

Film coat: macrogol 400, hypromellose, titanium dioxide (E171), ferric oxide yellow (E172), ferric oxide red (E172).


Do not exceed the stated dose. Keep out of the reach and sight of children. Advise your gp if taking any other medication. Do not take if you are allergic to any of the ingredients, if you have recently had a stroke or heart attack, history of eye disease, low blood pressure, liver problems.

Levitra is not to be taken by women. Do not drink grapefruit juice when you use Levitra. Levitra may make some people feeling dizzy or affect their vision. Keep out of the reach and sight of children.