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Viagra Revenues Drop By 27%

Erectile dysfunction product Viagra revenues have been dropping over in recent years. Data obtained by Data Hom shows that viagra sales from the largest manufacturer Pfizer stood at $497 million as of 2019, a drop of 27.9% from $636 million recorded in 2018. 

Between 2003 and 2019, the highest revenue from viagra sales was recorded in 2012 at $2.1 billion. From this point, the sales began dropping to hit $1.8 billion in 2013. It worth mentioning that the sales dropped below the billion-dollar mark in 2018. 

In 2003, Pfizer registered Viagra sales of $1.87 billion which dropped to $1.67 billion in 2004. Here is a graph highlighting the sales of viagra. 

Viagra is a commonly known form of medication used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction that helps men to stimulate their erections by increasing blood flow in the penis. Other than that, it is used for certain heart conditions in most people. 

Many reasons influence how long the medication lasts and how long it takes before Viagra starts to make noticeable and effective changes. Most often, it takes about 30 minutes before showing results, but it also depends on the following few factors that might affect its time duration.

Viagra can cause mild or serious side effects. The following lists contain some of the key side effects that may occur while taking Viagra. For more information on the possible side effects of Viagra, talk with your doctor or pharmacist. They can give you tips on how to deal with any side effects that may be bothersome. Serious side effects of Viagra aren’t common, but they can occur. 

Viagra was developed by scientists that were originally working on a drug for the treatment of hypertension and angina pectoris. During one of the trial phases, the ‘adverse effect’ became obvious – while the targeted angina pectoris showed no improvement. 

Thus, it was approved for the market as an orally administered drug for erectile dysfunction in 1998. Pfizer’s Viagra has surely been one of the best-known and most discussed pharmaceutical products over the last few decades, entering even popular culture and becoming a synonym for potency. The drug, however, is also approved for treating pulmonary arterial hypertension.

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