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I am in new relationship but I suddenly have trouble sustaining an erection. This never happended before?

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Dr. Alvin Lin
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics

In brief: Many possibilities

Inability to sustain an erection is known as impotence or erectile dysfunction.
This is common in men as we age, especially if our lifestyle choices are not ideal, eg smoking excess alcohol, etc. Obesity, diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, depression can cause ed. So can medications & low testosterone. Time to go see your family doc for complete evaluation.

In brief: Many possibilities

Inability to sustain an erection is known as impotence or erectile dysfunction.
This is common in men as we age, especially if our lifestyle choices are not ideal, eg smoking excess alcohol, etc. Obesity, diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, depression can cause ed. So can medications & low testosterone. Time to go see your family doc for complete evaluation.
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