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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience Preventive Medicine
That means: That the balance between rem (rapid eye movement) and deep sleep is abnormal. A sleep cycle lasts abouf 90 minutes and rem should be about 10 mins wit ... Read More
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Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
28 years experience Pain Management
That is normal: I would ask if you are eating or drinking anything past 7pm? (either hot or cold drinks). Avoid that late evening. How is general mood? Have you gaine ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Sounds normal: Nocturnal erections can occur at any time, not necessarily on awakening. This sounds entirely normal.
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
NPT: Nocturnal penile tumescence is a normal physiological process. This is actually not associated with sexual dreams or thoughts. It is a noted physiolo ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
If all else in life: If life is going fine, without psychiatric, hormonal, or blood circulation issues affecting erections, then it doesn't matter much if a person gets no ... Read More
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Erections: In addition to the excellent response you already received I'll add this. Although guy (mostly) talk about morning erections they actually occur thro ... Read More
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Normal: There is nothing wrong with your experiences. Wish you good health. Have a healthy diet, exercise 30 minutes/day, drink plenty of water, have safe sex ... Read More
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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Nocurnal erection: This is entirely normal. All healthy males naturally have penile erections while sleeping, commonly present in the morning on waking up. Nothing to wo ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Normal,...: Healthy men have nocturnal erections for 3-6 times lasting 10-60 minutes variably; that is normal, but the pattern of such erections widely varies amo ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Priapism vs normal: Presumably each night's erection hasn't lasted 11hrs. After all, any erection lasting more than 4hrs needs to be evaluated & treated emergently. I ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
What's your question: So you're 33yo & having frequent good sex. You've noticed less frequent morning erections but they're present nightly, just not as strong as befor ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marci Dietrich
40 years experience Bariatrics
Hello Mr.Fox,: I do not know your age, but I do understand your desire for sexual activity. If you are able to have an erection that is satisfactory for intercourse, ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Forshing Lui
42 years experience Neurology
Nocturnal erections.: Night time erections are common and normal during dreamy state of sleep (REM sleep). No need to be concerned.
A member asked:
Dr. Laurence Fox
Specializes in Family Medicine
Caution: Tramadol is an opiod pain medication and caution should taken with its use. Most opiods if taken chronically can result in endocrine system problems. ... Read More
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