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A 32-year-old male asked:

Assuming that erection problems are from high lipid numbers, could it be completely reversed by lowering the cholesterol,excercising and diet?age:28

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Cholesterol and ED: Lipid metabolism is an extremely important component of the overall picture of function and maintenance of erections. Erectile dysfunction can be one of the earliest symptoms seen and can help facilitate the diagnosis of a lipid disorder. As with all medications, you should consult your primary care clinician before embarking on a lipid lowering regimen.Uncertain how much function will be restored
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