Impotence / Erectile Dysfunction

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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Which doctor should I consult for the problem of erectile dysfunction?

You have to visit an urologist if you suffer from erectile dysfunction.

2. Are there any side effects of papaverine injection, which is used to produce an erection?

One common side effect of papaverine injection is priapism i.e. the occurrence of persistent painful erection for more than four hours duration in the absence of sexual stimulation.

3. What are the side effects of the alprostadil pellet inserted in the urethra for an erection?

The most common side effects are of alprostadil pellet are-

Aching in the penis, testicles, and area between penis and rectum

Warmth or burning sensation in urethra

Redness due to increased blood flow to the penis

Minor urethral bleeding or spotting

4. Can alternative medicine cure erectile dysfunction?

With your doctors guidance one can try out alternative medicines like-

Nutritional supplements - Amino acid arginine, bioflavonoids, zinc, vitamin C, vitamin E, and flaxseed meal can improve erectile function.

Herbal medicines- Asian ginseng and Ginkgo biloba


Exercise- Aerobic exercises are known to improve erectile dysfunction.

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sir i am suffering from penis difusion when i do intercourse
dayal201 Wednesday, February 04, 2015
i have used a herbal tablet called prolargentsize to overcome problems. it did help.
astevens Thursday, November 27, 2014
Hi am a 30 years old unmarried man, when am having my intercourse with my girl friend am facing premature ejaculation without satisfying her please help me by suggesting a good MEDICINE.
nannu123 Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Hi am a 30 years old unmarried man, when am having my intercourse with my girl friend am facing premature ejaculation without satisfying her please help me by suggesting a good medicines, am regular smoker and ocassional drinker
Reh69 Monday, November 18, 2013
hi, I sm 24yrs old. have been masturbating since my early teenage. have been a regular smoker n drinker. was sexually very well but now m noticing dat since last 1yr my sexual health is worsening. now I get erection for very short time n even ejaculate within 4-5 strokes. plz help me
bechara Friday, July 05, 2013
Hi i am 33yrs old married having 2kids.nowadays i am not getting mood or erection while having sex but please suggest me some sexologist in south or central mumbai.i am working as a chauffer so please suggest me some good and reasonable doctor..please help me to save my marriage
innova11 Friday, January 18, 2013
Does Too much of masturbation can lead to Erectile Dysfunction??
969423 Saturday, June 30, 2012
was recommended to me. Any medical intervention should always be in consultation with your doctor
myfreddy Monday, June 04, 2012
hai, iam 43 old i am not getting penis errection power as well as i am having little smoking, my suger level is 140/, and iam having masterbeats habbit pls advice me some good medicine to improve errection power aswell as it should not increase my suger level pls. with regards arvind 9840876750 chennai.
L.J.Arvind Sunday, April 01, 2012
Hello I am 43 year old and i m very much disturbed due to my penis is not getting erect during the intercourse so i cant understand what too do pls help me what to be done.
chris70 Thursday, March 22, 2012
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