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Can fasting cure erectile dysfunction by increasing blood flow to the penis?

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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Fasting and Erection: Nope. There is nothing in the scenario that you describe where fasting would improve the blood flow to the flaccid penis or even an erect penis.

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A 26-year-old male asked:

Can acupuncture cure erectile dysfunction by improving blood flow to the penis?

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Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 56 years experience
Yes if you believe : If you believe may be , but other scientifically proven methods are available for you , see you doctor for tests and treatment ( and possible referral to a specialist ).
A 39-year-old member asked:

How do erectile dysfunction medicines direct blood flow to the penis?

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Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 41 years experience
They don't: They prevent the opening of blood vessels that drain blood out of the penis, allowing it to become and remain erect.

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