Erectile dysfunction

This CPD module provides an overview of erectile dysfunction, advising patients on lifestyle changes and taking sildenafil. 


This module aims to prepare pharmacy technicians for dealing with requests for Viagra Connect, which has recently undergone a POM to P switch.

Learning objectives

After reading this module, pharmacy technicians will:

  • Understand the nature of erectile dysfunction (ED) and recognise the common causes
  • Know the appropriate way to supply sildenafil through pharmacy sales
  • Give advice on lifestyle changes to improve the overall health of men with ED.