Treatment of Erectile Dysfunction (ED)
This is the ability to keep an erection firm enough to have sexual intercourse, it is sometimes referred to as impotence.
Occasional ED is not uncommon. Many men experience it during times of stress. However, frequent ED can be a sign of health problems that need treatment. It can also be a sign of emotional or relationship difficulties that may need to be addressed by a professional.
Although ED’s frequency does increase with age, it’s treatable regardless of age and isn’t as inevitable as men might think.
Common causes include:
» Alcohol and smoking
» Prescription medications
» Anxiety and depression
Any one of the following medical conditions can disrupt the delicate sequence of physiological changes that produces an erection:
» Heart disease, high blood pressure (hypertension), or high cholesterol
» Low testosterone
» Enlarged prostate
» Sleep disorders (such as sleep apnea)
Identification and treatment of the above can lead to a restoration of the ability to get and maintain an erection. We also stock natural supplements and medication which can help with ED.