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Effectiveness and Patient Satisfaction with 6 Months Tadalafil Treatment: Results from the Detect Study

Effectiveness and Patient Satisfaction with 6 Months Tadalafil Treatment: Results from the Detect Study

N=1406 Baseline 1 month 6 months Mean IIEF EF domain score(SD) 14,0(7.3) 24,0(6.1) 24,9(6,0) ED severity (IIEF EF domain score) : -Severe(1-10) 36% 5% 5% -Moderate(11-16) 25% 6% 4% -Mild(17-25) 35% 39% 33% -Normal(26-30) 5% 50% 58% Mean number of sexual attempts in last 4 weeks(SD) 5.0(4.2) 7.1(4.4) 7.3(4.5) Total EDITS satisfaction score 81.0(14.8) 82.9(16.0) Satisfaction (EDITS: very/somewhat satisfied) with : -Treatment overall 86% 89% -Treatment met expectations 75% 80% -How quickly treatment works 87% 90% -How long treatment lasts 87% 89% -Confidence to engage in sexual activity 91% 91% -How satisfied is your partner 81% 83% -Hardness of erections versus before ED 60% 89% Conclusions: 89% of patients reported continued use of tadalafil after 6 months. There was high and sustained improvement in effectiveness and satisfaction in these patients: the percentage with moderate or severe ED decreased from over 60% at baseline to less than 10% at 6 months while the percentage of those in the normal range increased from 5% to nearly 60%.
Conference: Demo