Friday, February 2, 2007

Erectile Dysfunction Signs and Solution


If you think erectile dysfunction is something which will never affect you think twice. Male impotency is common nowadays with so much stress and pollution all around us. Look out for those signsMale impotency or erectile dysfunction is likely to occur in men in 40s and above. However, at times stress, anxiety, diseases like diabetes etc. can impair erection and cause male impotency. The most obvious signs of ED are as follows: Occasional inability to achieve a full erection Inability to maintain or sustain erection during sexual intercourse Complete inability to achieve erection.

What could be causing ED?


Nerve damage due to long standing diabetes
Cardiovascular diseases affecting blood supply to pelvis
Intake of certain prescription medicines
Spinal cord injury
Multiple sclerosis
Hormonal imbalances
Alcoholism, smoking, drug addiction


Negative feelings towards partner or lack of interest

How to get ED diagnosed?

Do not try to rationalize the problem if you come across the signs mentioned earlier. Just leave this to the doctor to figure out the best possible treatment available. There are specialized tests in this field conducted on the patient to find out the root of the problem. These tests include ultrasonography, neurological evaluation, cavernosometry and cavernosography.

Get ED treated

There are several options available to treat ED in men. Hence there is no need to feel depressed and hopeless if the problem arises. Nowadays oral medication like Viagra, Cialis, Levitra and other PDE5 inhibitors available which help in achieving erection during sexual activity. However ED drugs do not help to cure the problem and also are not meant for all those who suffer from health complication or those taking medicines containing nitrates or nitric oxide. For these men there are quite a lot of medical intervention like self injection, intraurethral therapy, hormone replacement therapy, vacuum devices, vascular surgery, penile implants and psychological counseling.

Can ED be prevented?

ED may be experienced by most men some time or the other. However, the degree of severity varies from one to the other depending on the condition of the health and causes from which this problem generates. If you are smart and lead a healthy life you can certainly avoid occurrence of ED.

Stop smoking
Avoid use of alcohol and drugs
Reduce stress
Get enough sleep
Be positive and do not let depression to creep in your life
Exercise regularly to detoxify the body
Visit a doctor for regular check ups


A little bit of honesty, openness in communication with your partner and courage to face the truth go a long way in curing ED in men. Treatment is more effective when couples work together as a team!

Antony Virgese is an associated editor to the website: - The Erectile Dysfuction Portal.

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Thursday, February 1, 2007

Erectile Dysfunction: Cause & Cure

It is difficult to face this “Midlife blues” when in morning you try to shrug if off as nightmare but it stuck with only to stumble your self belief which you hold in such high esteem. This development is largely associated with routine prickly situation and demanding life style which creates stress anxiety and depression. It takes its toll and overall wellbeing of mental and physical health suffers a lot. The most visible symbol emerges in form of impotence.

Factor that responsible for impotence can be analyzed at different level that comprises psychology and anatomical, medical reason. If a person is not sexually aroused even when he commits himself this nature of impotence defined as Erectile Dysfunction.

ED is constant inability of generating and maintaining erection hard enough to penetrate. It can occur at any age but people in their sixties are more prone to it. An occasional bout of ED follows everybody that few people can escape. It is natural and nothing to worry about.

As you grow old you can experience the change in erection function. It may not as hard as earlier or it take longer to develop it may also require further stimulation to achieve full erection. You may also discern the difference with the volume of ejaculate that reduced with time and between erections it takes longer to recover and the orgasm that became less intense.

Million of people across the globe are suffering with ED. Complication further increases when many men in different societies find it embarrassing to approach for treatment of there waning potency.Fortunately ED is highly treatable. When Pfizer introduced oral pill viagra in 1998 it created quite a ruckus which was contrary to the response usually assigned with conventional medication. Since then more then 23 million people have been put it to good use.

Different pharmaceutical companies have launched generic version of viagra. Generic drugs are just as safe and effective as their brand-name counterparts. These are the very companies that manufacture and export in bulk the drug that goes in to the making of the world's best-selling brands. Generic drugs are held to the same rigid standards as the brand name drug, as dictated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration

With new medications — and more choices on the horizon — men who find one medication that doesn't work for them have other options. Find out how these medications work, what their potential side effects are and what makes them different.

Tody Parker is a freelance writer specialized in men’s health issues. dedicated site for the netizens seeking information about generic medication.

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