Sildenafil (Viagra)-induced spontaneous intracerebral haemorrhage

N. Buxton, Thomas Flannery, D. Wild, S. Bassi

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Abstract

Sildenafil (Viagra) has been developed as a drug to help male impotence. It has a direct effect on the vasculature of the corpus cavernosum. A case of spontaneous intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH) following the illicit use of Viagra is reported. A discussion of drug-induced ICH is included.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)347-349
Number of pages3
JournalBritish Journal of Neurosurgery
Volume15
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2001

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology

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