No effects of long-term sildenafil treatment on ocular functions

Oguz H. , Verit A., Ozkul Y., Gurkan T., Ciftci H.

ANNALS OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol.37, no.2, pp.85-90, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1385/ao:37:2:085
  • Title of Journal : ANNALS OF OPHTHALMOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.85-90


Purpose: Sildenafil is a new and effective oral medication for the treatment of erectile dysfunction. The purpose of this study was to assess the long-term effects of sildenafil on visual acuity, color vision, intraocular pressure (IOP), electroretinography (ERG), blue-on-yellow and white-on-white Humphrey visual field (HVF), and tear functions.