Erectile dysfunction, also known as ED or impotence, is the inability to keep or to prolong an erection. It is not uncommon and some men can experience it during stressful times, and if it happens frequently, it can be a health problem that can affect your relationships and daily life, and even mental and emotional distress.
Telltale signs of erectile dysfunction or ED may include the following:
- Troubles in getting an erection,
- Troubles in keeping or prolonging an erection,
- Premature ejaculations
- Decreased libido
In many cases, erectile dysfunction is commonly caused by physical causes, including:
- Heart disease
- Tobacco use
- Substance abuse
- High blood pressure
Psychological Causes of Erectile Dysfunction
Starting with feelings of sexual arousal, the brain plays a crucial role in initiating the sequence of physical events that lead to an erection. Erectile dysfunction can be worsened by a variety of factors that interfere with sexual feelings. Some causes include:
- Mental health conditions, like depression and anxiety
- Relationship problems from poor communication, or other concerns
Good News: The Best Erectile Dysfunction Treatments and Solutions
The good news is, there are varied available treatments and solutions for Erectile Dysfunction. It will depend on the underlying cause and it’s possible you’ll require a variety or combination of treatments, such as medications and talk therapy.
To manage ED symptoms, your doctor will prescribe the following medication which can stimulate blood supply to your penis. It’s also possible you’ll have to try a few different drugs before you find one that fits.
2. Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT)
Your doctor may recommend a Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) if you have low testosterone levels. It comes in the form of injections, pellets, patches, or gels which can improve the signs and symptoms of low testosterone. According to studies, many men see improvement in energy level, sex drive, and erection quality.
3. Talk therapy
Talk therapy can help if you’re dealing with psychological issues and mental health conditions since they are one of the main causes of erectile dysfunction. You might be suffering from stress, depression, anxiety, or post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
4. Vacuum pumps
TAn erectile dysfunction pump is a device used to help achieve and maintain an erection by drawing blood into the penis via air suction. It’s not a cure for erectile dysfunction (ED) but can help increase your ability to have sexual intercourse. The elastic ring enables you to maintain an erection, holds the blood in the penis, and prevents it from returning to circulation. You can use it for up to 30 minutes.
5. Shockwave Therapy
Shockwave therapy refers to a non-invasive method to treat erectile dysfunction. A physiotherapist will apply the gel to the area and use a shockwave device. It is a fast-moving projectile handpiece that is controlled by a compressor. It generates radial shockwaves that spread throughout the area.
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