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Yes: Caverject is injected into the shaft of the penis and is designed to maintain erections and it works very well. It is usually second line to medications like viagra (sildenafil) or cialis. The first dose is usually administered by a doctor in the office to see how you respond and to demonstrate how it is used. Most men can eventually work up the nerve to use it if nothing else has worked. ...Read more
Yes: Caverjet & Edex are brand names of injectable Alprostadil for use in erectile dysfunction, otherwise known as impotence. Alprostadil is also available as an intraurethral pellet sold as muse. Alprostadil in any form is a great option for those men w/ed who also take nitrates which can't be used w/oral ed drugs such as cialis, levitra, (vardenafil) staxyn, stendra & viagra. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Do daily ED drugs (e.G., Cialis 5mg) work as well as single use ED drugs (e.G., viagra (sildenafil) 100mg, Cialis 20mg)?
Very carefully!: Unlike viagra (sildenafil) & its competitors which are all swallowed, muse is an intraurethral form of alprostadiol (as opposed to the injected form, caverject). Check out http://www.Muserx.Com/hcc/about-muse/how-to-use-muse.Aspx for step-by-step directions on how to use muse as well as a training video to watch. ...Read more
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Maybe: These 2 classes of medications work completely different. Depending on your comorbid conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure, etc. One class may work be better than another. There is also variability with these medications from person to person. The only way to know how they will work is to try each class and see how your body reacts. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Brain Connectivity: Think of the brain consisting of an inner core where our most basic emotions and impulses lie and an outer layer consisting of rational thought that can modulate emotion.These layers are connected.Rtms stimulates the outer layer which is most directly connected with the inner core associated w/ depressed mood.Tms can stimulate to enhance mood or inhibit to reduce depressed mood via the connection. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Anatomy Counts: Edex (alprostadil) is an injectable option for men who do not respond to, or are not candidates for, oral erectile dysfunction therapy. Improper site injection is the most common cause for it not to work. To ensure safe and effective use of Edex you should be thoroughly instructed and trained in the self-injection technique before you begin intracavernous treatment with Edex at home. ...Read more
Is EFT Tapping effective in the treatment of OCD and impulse control disorders such as Dermatillomania?
EFT Tapping: EFT can be used in the treatment of OCD ...Read more
For a guy who suffers from sexual performance anxiety, would viagra (sildenafil) definitely bring on an erection or would the mental block overcome even viagra (sildenafil)?
It could go either : Way. When it comes to medications like this, everybody is their own experiment and how that experiment turns out can vary greatly between two entirely different individuals taking the same dose of medication. I would recommend that you definitely get involved in cognitive behavioral therapy with a therapist who specializes also in sexual therapy. Best wishes. ...Read more
ECT: Course of ECT effective when all other approaches failed or medications contraindicated and severity warrants it. ...Read more
No: Masturbation or viewing will not do your health much damage. However, by your own admission you are engaging in these activities excessively and that can not be good for your mental health. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more
Which drug is more effective for treating erectile dysfunction - viagra, cialis or levitra (vardenafil)?
See remark: All three drugs have same basic ingredient They all work well, each may have few whistles & bells. Cialis stays in our system about 3 days .I tell my patients it is like comparing Plymouth & Dodge...or chevy and Pontiac. For some reason some respond to one more than others.. ...Read more