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Is erectile dysfunction painful?

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Dr. Moez Khorsandi
Urology 28 years experience
No: Erectile dysfunction (ed) is not painful. It is simply the inability to obtain or maintain an erection sufficient enough for sexual intercourse. There is a condition called peyronie's which is scarring of the chambers of the penis which can lead to bending or curvature of the penis and this can be painful but it is a seperate condition from ed.
Dr. Andrew McCullough
Urology 44 years experience
Not physically: Erectile dysfunction though not physically painful can be emotionally crippling.

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What can I do for erectile dysfunction?

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Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
ED: If you are relatively healthy and not taking nitrates for chest pain, i would remcommend pd5 inhibitors such as viagra, cialis, or levitra (vardenafil).

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