Erectile dysfunction is the inability of a man to get or maintain an erection for sexual intercourse. It is also called impotence.
Causes could either be physical or emotional. The most common causes are;
Low testosterone levels
Continued use of tobacco
High blood pressure
Reduced sex drive
A soft erection
Being unable to maintain an erection during sex.
Treatment involves getting medicines that stimulate the blood flow to the penis. They can be administered orally or through injections. For oral medication we have;
For injection, Alprostadil is used, and it is injected on either the base or the lower side of the penis.
Erectile dysfunction is treatable and is a very common thing among many men. Before getting to medication, one should first get checked on any physical or mental conditions. If treatment on the two fails, it is now advisable to use the medicine.