Erectile dysfunction


  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Erectile dysfunction explained
  • Causes of ED
  • What you need to know
  • How sildenafil works
  • When to refer
  • Other practical points
  • Reflective exercise
  • Assessment questions
  • Action & Evaluation

Erectile dysfunction

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.