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 is my erection weak even after taking Tadalafil?

Query: I am 32 years old healthy male without any relevant medical history. I am married since 2 years and do not have kids. Till 3 months ago I used to have weekly sex with my wife but now since last 5 months I have been staying without her in some city so meet her only once a month. I also masturbate on...  Read Full »


Dr. Abdul Rub

Family Physician, General Practitioner

Answer: Erectile performance and ejaculation can be influenced by many factors, if you are anxious, sad or stressed this can get lower performance, if you are relaxed and happy you will have better performance because it is affected by neurotransmitters, which is influenced by mood, stress level, etc. the m...  Read Full »

Why do I lose my erection fast?

Query: Hello doctor, Hardness is going down very fast within two minutes after intercourse. I am unable to penetrate properly with this problem. I want to harden it for some time to penetrate and release properly. I also used Sildenafil personally. But if I use this drug the semen is not releasing properl...  Read Full »


Dr. Ramchandra Lamba

Psychiatrist, Sexologist, Psychologist Counsellor

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Erection problems can be due to many causes including stress and physical causes such as diabetes, hypertension, and endocrine problems. So first visit a doctor to rule out the physical condition. You can try Tadalafil instead of Sildenafil as it has lesser side effect...  Read Full »

Is there any tablet for better and longer intercourse?

Query: Hello doctor, I am married and I am 33 years old. I have erection problem. Sometimes, I get good erection, but it lasts only for two minutes. I did consult a sexologist. He told I am normal and I also checked my sperm count, which is normal too. My work life is stressful. Sometimes, I take Lvate cap...  Read Full »


Dr. Radhakrishnan Nair B

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist, Sexologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your situation. Do you have any other medical problems like diabetes or thyroid? Are you on any drugs? Are you addicted to smoking and alcohol? If the answer is yes to above questions you need to take professional help. Exercise in any format is very usef...  Read Full »

How can I increase my libido and erection for longer duration?

Query: Hello doctor, I have been watching porn since my 18 years and now I am 31 and got married. Recently, I am getting an erection but after ejaculation, I am unable to regain my erection and sometimes it goes down without even ejaculation. Please suggest so that I can have two to three times in the nig...  Read Full »


Dr. Parth Singh

Psychiatrist, Psychologist Counsellor, Sexologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Good and satisfactory sex is never related to the frequency of intercourses in a day or duration of intercourse. Although these factors play an important role in sexual satisfaction but not the only factors. It is the quality of sexual encounters that matter. One can ha...  Read Full »

I am not able to penetrate vagina due to erection problems. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, I am married, 41 years old. I have 2 kids. For the last six months I am having erection problems. I cannot even penetrate. Due to this I fear of nights. I cannot face my partner. Kindly give a solution to my problem.  Read Full »


Dr. Arul Amuthan

Ayurveda Specialist, Naturopathy Specialist, Pharmacologist, Siddha Medicine Specialist, Toxicologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I am not sure whether you have diabetes or hypertension or any other diseases. Whether you are taking drugs (allopathy or herbal) for any other diseases. If so, we need to look the side effects of those drugs. Diabetes patients gets diabetic neuropathy, thus there migh...  Read Full »

How to treat PE in a male with high blood pressure?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a male 50 years of age. I am having diabetes and high blood pressure for the last seven years and taking medicine for the same. I have a very low libido and premature ejaculation too. Please suggest some medicine to overcome this problem.  Read Full »


Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi

Psychiatrist, Sexologist, Psychotherapist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I hope your blood pressure and blood sugar levels are in the normal range. In a lot of patients with diabetes and hypertension, the main reason for poor erection is poor blood pressure and sugar control. If your blood sugar levels are not in the normal range then ple...  Read Full »

How to deal with erection problem which lasts only for a minute?

Query: Hello doctor, I am married for two years now. I have problems with erection for the past few years. I took Confido tablets for a month and found some improvement. But it has stopped working now. I can start with intercourse 50% of the time without any problem, but I lose my erection within a minut...  Read Full »


Dr. Gajanan Bhat

General Surgeon, Urologist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. The fact that you can start intercourse with a hard erection itself is an indication that the erection mechanism is not bad. However, there is what is called Flaccid penis syndrome, which describes your condition. You can start with tablet Tazzle (Tadalafil) 5 mg onc...  Read Full »

There is no erection during intercourse. Please suggest some medicine.

Query: Hello doctor, I want to do intercourse with my wife, but there is no erection even after so many efforts. Please suggest some medicines.  Read Full »


Dr. Alka

Ayurveda Specialist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read your query. Your problem may have many reasons. First of all, I saw your BMI. You have a higher BMI than normal. BMI should be between 18.9 - 24.5. So, first of all, try to decrease your weight. Sometimes overweight hinders sexual activity. Do regular exercise...  Read Full »

Is treatment necessary for erection that lasts only for three minutes?

Query: Hello doctor, I am not able to do intercourse with my wife for three months. My erection lasts only for three minutes, and then it will come down. How to increase erection for a longer period to have proper intercourse. Should I need to take any treatment? Please guide.  Read Full »


Dr. Ramchandra Lamba

Psychiatrist, Sexologist, Psychologist Counsellor

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. As you mentioned, three minutes erection is within normal limits. So you do not need any medication for this. However, you can do lifestyle modifications to manage your high blood pressure, and it will also help you with this problem. Do regular exercise. Take a he...  Read Full »

My erection is poor. Have I damaged my penile suspensory ligament?

Query: Hello doctor, I think I have damaged my penile suspensory ligament. The penis even in flaccid state is dipping down. I feel some tight sensations around the body of my penis. Also, the sexual excitement has very much reduced.  Read Full »


Dr. Vaibhav

Urologist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. The best way to know for your erection problems is to do an erection test by a urologist. It is done by giving small injection at the base of penis and create an erection, then the urologist does a physical examination to see if deformity is within normal limit or it ...  Read Full »

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