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Would anxiety about preforming cause me to lose an erection once I put a condom on?
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Dr. Daniel Karlin
Psychiatry
8 doctors agree
In brief: Could be.
This is a very common experience among men who have erection trouble.
The act of putting on the condom represents a commitment to the sexual act that can stir worries about ones ability to follow through. Also, many associate condoms with anxiety inducing concepts like illness and pregnancy. Don't stop using condoms and consider seeing someone about this--there are strategies that can help.

In brief: Could be.
This is a very common experience among men who have erection trouble.
The act of putting on the condom represents a commitment to the sexual act that can stir worries about ones ability to follow through. Also, many associate condoms with anxiety inducing concepts like illness and pregnancy. Don't stop using condoms and consider seeing someone about this--there are strategies that can help.
Dr. Daniel Karlin
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Dr. Valencia Porter
Holistic Medicine
8 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Many factors contribute to having an erection, and performance anxiety can be one of them.

In brief: Yes
Many factors contribute to having an erection, and performance anxiety can be one of them.
Dr. Valencia Porter
Dr. Valencia Porter
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