Fast facts on erectile dysfunction: Erectile dysfunction (ED) is defined as persistent difficulty achieving and maintaining an erection sufficient to have sex. Causes are usually medical but can also be psychological. Organic causes are usually the result of an underlying medical condition affecting the blood vessels or nerves supplying the penis. Numerous prescription drugs, recreational… Continue reading Fast Facts on Erectile Dysfunction and What Are Surgical Treatment Options for ED?
Education and communication Education about sex, sexual behaviors, and sexual responses may help a man overcome his anxieties about sexual dysfunction. Talking honestly with your partner about your needs and concerns may also help to overcome many barriers to a healthy sex life. Medication Medications such as sildenafil (Viagra®), vardenafil (Levitra®), or tadalafil (Cialis®) may… Continue reading Education and Communication and other Non-surgical Treatments for Erectile Dysfunction (ED)?
What are the differences between erectile dysfunction drugs? About half of men ages 40 to 70 have erectile dysfunction (ED) to some degree, although only one in 10 report a complete inability to have erections. Taking an ED drug produces an erection sufficient to start intercourse in about 70% of otherwise healthy men. Does it… Continue reading Which Drugs are Good for Erectile Dysfunction?
Erectile dysfunction (impotence) is the inability to get and keep an erection firm enough for sex. Having erection trouble from time to time isn’t necessarily a cause for concern. If erectile dysfunction is an ongoing issue, however, it can cause stress, affect your self-confidence and contribute to relationship problems. Problems getting or keeping an erection… Continue reading What is Erectile Dysfunction and Why I Get ED ?
Taken alone, Viagra won’t hurt your heart. But don’t take it if you’re already taking nitrates for heart health, Dr. Montague says. Viagra was originally intended to treat angina (chest pain), which it does well — just no better than other medications. Stiffer erections were a side effect. “Here’s a drug that not only treats… Continue reading Is Viagra Bad for Your Heart ?