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A 27-year-old male asked:

I haven't had erectile dysfunction, but every time i shag my girlfriend, i discover i couldn't ejaculate / reach orgasm like most men do. ?

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Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 41 years experience
Please see your: doc or a urologist. Some medications can have this side effect. I see that you have a sex addition. Please see mental health professional for support. The two situations may be linked. Peace and good health.
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Last updated May 12, 2014

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