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Erection (Definition)

An erection refers to the stiff or erect penis. An erection that is " normal" means that it is ...Read more


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What is the cause and treatment for erectile dysfunction? My husband taking too much time for erection and some times not achieving erection at all.

What is the cause and treatment for erectile dysfunction? My husband taking too much time for erection and some times not achieving erection at all.

Take him to his doc: Since you are 21yo, i'm going to assume that he is about your age. In that case, it is less likely for erectile dysfunction to be due to medical condition such as diabetes, high cholesterol, etc. More common in this age group, stress eg work, relationship (how are you two getting along?), family, money, tobacco, excess alcohol are issues. If none of these, then go see family doc for evaluation. ...Read more

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What is the treatment of psychogenic erectile dysfunction? I suddenly haven’t any erection after failed in first sexual experience from 5 months !

What is the treatment of psychogenic erectile dysfunction? I suddenly haven’t any erection  after failed  in first sexual experience from 5 months !

Erectile Dysfunction: I understand your concern about erectile dysfunction. Do nor consider this as a "failure" consider this as an unfulfilled sexual experience. Work with a therapist about your sexuality, sexual needs, desires, expectations developing of emotional intimacy and physical intimacy and then work towards sexual intimacy. ...Read more

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What is the treatment of psychogenic erectile dysfunction . I haven’t any libido or any erections after i failed first sexual experience 5 months ago?

What is the treatment of psychogenic erectile dysfunction . I haven’t any libido or any erections after i failed first sexual experience 5 months ago?

A few possibilities: There are a few things to consider trying with psychogenic ed: 1. Sex therapist with cognitive behavioral therapy (cbt) 2. Meds like viagra, cialis, Levitra (vardenafil) can help in conjunction with cbt 3. Penile injections just before sex i would recommend seeing a doctor to figure out whether you have primary or secondary psychogenic ed which can help tailor your therapy. ...Read more

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Erectile dysfunction: drug or operation treatment?

See urologist: Erectile dysfunction needs to be diagnosed by urologist, then will include possible medication trial, followed surgical options if medications fail. ...Read more

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What are the natural ways to cure the erectile dysfunction? Is there any medical treatment for ed?

See below.: Ed at your age is very likely not an organic problem that requires medications. It is most likely psychogenic. If you wake up with erections or have erections with masturbation you do not have ed. Yohimbine can work in young men with this problem. For men with ed vacuum pumps and obstructing rings are a mechanical option. Otherwise meds such as viagra ( sildenafil) are the standard therapy. ...Read more

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Is testosterone the treatment for erectile dysfunction in 44 year old male?

Is testosterone the treatment for erectile dysfunction in  44 year old male?

Erectile Dysfunction: Nope. Not at all. Ed is usually caused by hypertension, cardiovascular diseases, obesity, increased blood sugars or diabetes, etc. Testosterone is only one possible contributing fact for some with ed. ...Read more

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I am an ms patient and i am having erectile dysfunction what can i do as a fast treatment ?

I am an ms patient and i am having erectile dysfunction what can i do as a fast treatment ?

Maybe no quick fix.: I don't think there is a quick solution (aside from Viagra). Erectile dysfunction in your case could be multifactorial, given your MS. I would check with your neurologist. ...Read more

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What is the treatment of erectile dysfunction secondary to psychological trauma due to a distressing sexual experience ?

Sounds a little like: PTSD, but such a dx needs to be made by a sex therapist, or psychologist with experience with sexual trauma. ED, if all physical causes have been eliminated, is largely about anxiety, in your case probably about potentially emotionally revisiting the trauma, triggered by sexual stimuli. The tx is relaxation, sensate focus, and desensitization--standard tx's for anxiety, applied to sexuality. ...Read more

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I have non hodgkin's lymphoma for which I am under treatment, is erectile dysfunction a common side effect of this disease?

I have non hodgkin's lymphoma for which I am under treatment, is erectile dysfunction a common side effect of this disease?

Tx side efffects: I'm not sure of the incidence of erectile dysfunction (ed) in nhl. During treatment.. It is likely age-dependent of course. However, i would not be surprised to find it to be common. The chemotherapy drugs can induce a lower testosterone state. Getting treatment and also psychologically change things as well. A ref: kiserud et al. Jco 2009 - http://jco.Ascopubs.Org/content/27/35/6019.Full. ...Read more

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Are there any good herbal remedies for erectile dysfunction?

Are there any good herbal remedies for erectile dysfunction?

There R a lot: However, even herbal contains chemicals that may interact with the medication u take. Talk with u pcp first and tell him what medication u r on or at least ask u pharmacist. ...Read more

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Please explain which food or herbal medicine could treat erectile dysfunction?

Please explain which food or herbal medicine could treat erectile dysfunction?

Food or herb?: There is no single food that can be consumed to treat erectile function. If there were, men would have consumed all of it by now. As for herbs, while many are advertised for ED, in the States, dietary supplement manufacturers can legally make miraculous claims w/o proof so buyer beware. Of note, the prescription drug yohimbine is derived from the over-the-counter African tree bark yohimbe. ...Read more

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Help please? What is a good herbal remedy for erectile dysfunction?

Help please? What is a good herbal remedy for erectile dysfunction?

Yohimbe vs Yohimbine: Yohimbe is the African tree bark used as a dietary supplement for many conditions such as erectile dysfunction. However, in the States, dietary supplements are not manufactured under FDA supervision, unlike its derivative, yohimbine, which is the prescription drug form, which implies quality control. However, PDE-5 inhibitors like Cialis, Levitra, (vardenafil) Staxyn & Viagra are much more effective. ...Read more

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I am a cardiac patient who had a heart attack and 2 x stents ,all the medication seem to cause erectile dysfunction what herbal remedy would fix this?

I am a cardiac patient who had a heart attack and 2 x stents ,all the medication seem to cause erectile dysfunction what herbal remedy would fix this?

Discuss with your DR: It is not all medicines that cause these symptoms and depending on the specific agents there may be easy solutions. Do not go in for snake oil remedies as these are a waste of money and do have potential side effects. This is a problem your Gp can help. ...Read more

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Are there any natural treatments for erectile dysfunction?

Yes & No: Yohombine is an fda-approved medicaton derived from yohimbe bark which can be purchased as a dietary supplement. Nothing else has any published peer-reviewed data. On the other hand, proper nutrition & regular exercise leading to optimal health can be considered a natural treatment for ed. Recent study suggests that lowering heart disease risk could improve erectile function. ...Read more

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