Poor Erection

Poor or weak erection is the inability of a man to sustain an erection long enough for sexual satisfaction of both the partners involved. Erection problems may be caused by physical as well as psychological factors.

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Why do I experience difficulty getting a hard erection when I have sex?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 51-year-old male. I have a problem that I can get a 5 to 7 inches hard erection without special viagra when I masturbate, but when I try to have sex and take the special viagra, I cannot get a hard erection. It only gets semi-hard at about 2 to 4 inches. Currently, I am on a Ris...  Read Full »


Dr. Samer Samer Juma Ali Altawil

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I would refer you to do a serum testosterone level and change your medications. Hormone level is important as it is the main reason for you to have a proper sexual function, and if it is low, we can advise you to replace it before suggesting any other treatment. Cial...  Read Full »

I am about to get married, but have an erectile disorder. Please suggest a remedy.

Query: Hello doctor, I am about to get married and I have an erectile disorder. Should I take any medicine? Kindly suggest some remedy for the same.  Read Full »


Dr. Radhakrishnan Nair. B

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. First of all, find out the reasons for erectile dysfunction by getting a physical examination with a urologist along with a blood test if necessary. Diabetes, thyroid dysfunction and other hormonal issues can alter your erection. So, at this age never take any m...  Read Full »

What can I do to heal from premature ejaculation?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 27 year old married man. I suffer from premature ejaculation and poor erection since many years, but I was not aware of it until after marriage. I have taken lots of medicines in the past three years, including Ayurvedic and Allopathic. But I have not recovered yet. I have tried...  Read Full »


Dr. Janrao Smit Uttam

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Sexual problems in young men can be due to various factors. It can be associated with: Psychological difficulties. Your mindset is not accustomed to having sex. So, at the time of sex, you cannot perform well. It could be related to anxiety, depression, stress, ...  Read Full »

I was diagnosed with COVID four months ago, and now there is no sensation in the genitals. What can I do to recover quickly?

Query: Hi doctor, I was diagnosed with COVID-19 four months ago and had numb genitals and erectile dysfunction. Erections have improved significantly. However, there is no sensation in the genitals. What can I do to recover quickly?  Read Full »


Dr. Samer Samer Juma Ali Altawil

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. Loss of sensitivity is a neurological condition that manifests itself in many sections of the body, such as loss of taste and smell. The rate of recovery varies from slow to quick. To recover quickly, I suggest you take tablet Neurobion Fo...  Read Full »

Why do I not feel any tension in my penis when I try to insert it into my partner's vagina?

Query: Hello doctor,I do not feel excited during a physical relationship. I do not experience any tension in my penis when I insert it into my partner's vagina. The penis becomes erect for some time, but I cannot insert it into the vagina. I have taken the tablet Tedaflo 5 mg for 15 days and have undergone...  Read Full »


Dr. Rajesh Jain

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I suggest you take the capsule Semento (Tribulus Terrestris, Mucuna puriens, Anacyclus pyrethrum, and Withania somnifera) two times a day, the ayurvedic syrup Ashwagandharishta 15 ml three times a day, and Musali Pak (Safed Musli, Ashwagandha, Shatawar, Akarkara, Jaiph...  Read Full »

Do I have erection issues during oral sex because of anxiety?

Query: Hello doctor,I am a 25-year-old male. I have an erection when I am alone, when I masturbate or when I am with my girlfriend. I never had vaginal or oral sex. I tried vaginal sex two years ago but could not maintain the erection due to anxiety. I have a normal erection when I masturbate, but I do not...  Read Full »


Dr. Sajeev Kumar

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. You do not have an erection because of anxiety and fear of performance. Stay calm and proceed naturally without thinking much about the situation. I suggest you take the tablet Tadalafil tablet one hour before sex (consult a specialist doctor, talk with him or her, and...  Read Full »

Is it possible to reduce the side effects of my social phobia medications?

Query: Hi doctor, I will first summarize my case, and then I will put my query. I had been diagnosed¬†to have GAD and social phobia before 10 years, and I was taking Paxil 20 mg daily in the evening along with CBT. The result was excellent. The anxiety and depression went away, but with a very high level o...  Read Full »


Dr. Maneesh Gupta

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read your query. Out of the three options, the third option would be the best possible concerning the balance between the effectiveness and side effects. Zoloft (Sertraline) and Lexapro (Escitalopram), both are almost equal regarding the side effects and efficacy. Ba...  Read Full »

My penis does not become erect when I have sexual intercourse with my wife. Please suggest something.

Query: Hello doctor,We got married three years ago and have been having intercourse, but my wife cannot get pregnant. I have been having erection issues for the last two months. My penis does not become erect whenever we have sexual intercourse. It becomes erect when we get close in the morning or afternoo...  Read Full »


Dr. Rajesh Jain

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I suggest you do perineal and pelvic exercises regularly. Eat dates, beetroot, bananas, and green leafy vegetables regularly. Herbal medicines will give you overall strength. I suggest you take the capsule Semento (tribulus terrestris, mucuna puriens, anacyclus pyret...  Read Full »

Can I have erectile dysfunction because of my old age or diabetes?

Query: Hello doctor, I am in my sixties, and also I suffer from diabetes. Although the diabetes is under control for which, I am attaching the test reports with this. But, I am facing erectile dysfunction for some time now. Even though the urge is there, there is no erection. I had taken some medicines for...  Read Full »


Dr. Raveendran S. R

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com I understand your concern. I have reviewed your reports (attachment removed to protect the patient's identity). The erectile dysfunction that you have could be due to anxiety. So, to overcome that choose an appropriate place for getting intimate. Set the temperature of t...  Read Full »

I was diagnosed with an enlarged prostate and a high urine retention rate. What could be the reason?

Query: Hello doctor, As I was doing medical examination, I discovered that I have enlarged prostate, and my urine retention rate is high. Kindly help me.  Read Full »


Dr. Samer Samer Juma Ali Altawil

Answer: Hi Welcome to icliniq.com I have read your query and understand your concern.The prostate gland can be enlarged in patients above 50 years of age and is treatable with medicines, but might need some tests like uroflowmetry and serum PSA (prostrate-specific antigen) test. I suggest you take Tablet ...  Read Full »

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