viagra viagra  /vi ˈæ ɡrə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) virility drug (trade name Viagra) used to treat erectile dysfunction in men

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News

  1. From penicillin to Viagra, see the top accidental discoveries that changed our lives (video)

    Where would we be if Sir Alexander Fleming hadn't left his experiment to go on vacation for two weeks, only to return and find a fungus growing that would become known as penicillin? Or if scientists hadn't stumbled on Viagra while looking for a high blood pressure cure?
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Detroit Free Press

  2. Pfizer Is Not Worried About Viagra Losing Its U.K. Patent This Month

    Quick Take Investors shouldn't worry about Pfizer losing its patent for Viagra in the U.K. this month. The drug has a well-established brand and the region accounts for a small portion of
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  3. Viagra’s maker adds Web sales, citing fakes

    The emails filling your inbox promise big discounts on the little blue pill known for giving men a boost in the bedroom. It’s not clear how much of that Viagra spam — or how many of the 24 million Internet searches annually for the erectile-dysfunction drug — lead to purchases of counterfeit drugs, siphoning business from the drug’s manufacturer, Pfizer.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Columbus Dispatch

Quotes

  1. Quizzed about the success of his marriage, Douglas said: "God bless her that she likes older guys. Some wonderful enhancements have happened in the last few years - Viagra, Cialis - that can make us all feel younger."
    on Jan 23, 2010 By: Michael Douglas Source: Scottish Daily Record

  2. "Originally, we were testing sildenafil, the active drug in Viagra, as a cardiovascular drug and for its ability to lower blood pressure," said Dr. Brian Klee, senior medical director at Pfizer.
    on Mar 23, 2008 By: Paul Klee Source: Inquirer.net

  3. "Don Lowery knows as much about bank robbery as the pope knows about Viagra," wrote Barton.
    on Sep 19, 2007 By: Tom Barton Source: San Jose Mercury News

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