Oral PDE 5 inhibitors like Viagra, Levitra, Cialis and sildenafil are effective at treating ED in many patients with diabetes.
Moreover, they have been shown to be safe in this population. In fact, there is some evidence that people with diabetes who take these drugs may live longer than people with diabetes who don’t take these drugs.
However, it has not been proven at this point that the drugs themselves prolong life in people with diabetes, but there is strong evidence supporting that they are safe.
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