How this tiny blue pill put the BOOM back into the baby boomers and become one of the most profitable pills in pharmaceutical history. From 1998 this blue pills was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration, then the world never looked back. It has been a prolific expansion.
The initial use of this pill was not for sexual needs, it was originally meant for cardiovascular needs. The pill was, ( like many great drugs ) discovered by complete accident as it had no significant effect on hypertension and angina with clinical trials.
Since then, it has benefited the sex lives of many older people, allowing a healthy sex life into the 70’s and 80’s.
Globally, Viagra is now used regularly by over 30 million men in 120 countries. That is a lot of pills?! The market share of Viagra decreased, with the arrival of Cialis, which is similar in many ways and has longer lasting effects.
In some countries, such as Afghanistan, Viagra has even been used as a currency to trade for goods and services.