Top in cardiology: Studies highlight risks of erectile dysfunction, antipsychotic drugs

Men with coronary artery disease who combined nitrates for chest pain with a PDE5 inhibitor for erectile dysfunction were at higher risk for death or major adverse cardiovascular events compared with taking nitrates alone, researchers said.
“It is advisable to exercise careful, patient-centered consideration before prescribing PDE5 inhibitors to people with stable CAD who are using nitrate medication and weigh the benefits of the medication against the possible increased risk for cardiovascular morbidity and mortality given by this combination,” Ylva Trolle Lagerros, MD, PhD,

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