Welcome to Vitaros.co.uk®

This website resource has been provided by Ferring Pharmaceuticals Ltd and is intended for UK healthcare professionals or patients who have been prescribed VITAROS® (urethral alprostadil cream), as well as individuals looking for more general information about erectile dysfunction (ED – pronounced ee-dee).

Potential Causes of ED2

Vascular (Blood Flow)Arrow 1

Hardening of
the arteries
High Blood
Pressure
Diabetes

PhysicalArrow 2

Surgery
An Accident
Trauma

NeurologicalArrow 3

Multiple Sclerosis
Parkinson's
Disease
Stroke

PsychologicalArrow 4

Anxiety
Stress
Depression
Relationship
Problems

HormonalArrow 5

Over or
underactive
thyroid gland
Low testosterone
levels

OtherArrow 6

Other medication
Exessive Alcohol
intake
Tiredness
Smoking
Drug Abuse

Potential Causes of ED2

  • Vascular
    (Blood Flow)

    Hardening of
    the arteries
    High Blood
    Pressure
    Diabetes
  • Physical

    Surgery
    An Accident
    Trauma
  • Neurological
    (Nervous System)

    Multiple Sclerosis
    Parkinson's
    Disease
    Stroke
  • Psychological

    Anxiety
    Depression
    Relationship
    Problems
    Stress
  • Hormonal

    Over or
    underactive
    thyroid gland
    Low testosterone
    levels
  • Other

    Other medication
    Exessive
    Alcohol intake
    Tiredness
    Smoking
    Drug Abuse
I have been prescribed Vitaros®

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1
Patient.co.uk (2016). Erectile dysfunction. Available at: https://patient.info/health/erectile-dysfunction-impotence. Date accessed: July 2017.
2
NHS Choices (2014). Erectile dysfunction (impotence) – Causes. Available at: http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Erectile-dysfunction/Pages/Causes.aspx. Date accessed: July 2017.
3
Sexual Advice Association (2016). Impotence or erectile dysfunction. Available at: http://sexualadviceassociation.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Men-9.-Erectile-dysfunction-V4.pdf. Date accessed: July 2017.
4
NHS Choices (2014). Erectile dysfunction (impotence) – Introduction. Available at: http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/Erectile-dysfunction/Pages/Introduction.aspx. Date accessed: July 2017.

The following information is for people who have been prescribed Vitaros®. It contains information about what to expect from your medicine and how to administer it.

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prescribed Vitaros®

Date of Preparation: July 2017 VIT/1841/2017/Uke

The following information is for Health Care Professionals (HCPs). It contains information about why you should prescribe Vitaros and how a patient should apply it.

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Date of Preparation: July 2017 VIT/1841/2017/UKf