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Alprostadil

Identifier

017981

Type of Spiritual Experience

Hallucination

Number of hallucinations: 2

Background

A description of the experience

Prostaglandin E1 (PGE1) is a prostaglandin.  The synthetic variant is known pharmaceutically as alprostadil. It is a drug used in the continuous treatment of erectile dysfunction. Alprostadil is sold in the United States as urethral suppositories and in injectable form. The suppositories are sold under the brand name Muse. The injectable forms are Edex and Caverject. Muse delivers alprostadil as a penile suppository, inserted into the urethra, at least ten minutes before the erection is needed. Caverject and Edex are injected by syringe directly into the corpus cavernosum of the penis.

On Oct, 8, 2015: 1,406 people reported to have side effects when taking Alprostadil. Among them, 2 people (0.14%) have Hallucination.

Age of people who have Hallucination when taking Alprostadil  :

  0-1 2-9 10-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60+
Hallucination 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%

The source of the experience

eHealthme

Concepts, symbols and science items

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Activities and commonsteps

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