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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I have trouble maintaining an erection after I did a vigorous push during masturbation. Is this happening due to a ligament injury?

Query: Hello doctor,I repeatedly push my penis forward during masturbation. After one particularly vigorous time, the base backside on the right side felt a bit numb. After this, now every time I engage in sexual activity, I have trouble maintaining my erection. In addition, my penis is angling toward the ...  Read Full »


Dr. Raveendran S. R

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read your query and can understand your concern. The possible causes of your issue are: 1. Frenulum injury, which usually happens in forceful masturbation or dry sex. I suggest you consult a urologist who can help in diagnosis. 2. Neuropathy, which can be due t...  Read Full »

The size of my penis is small, and I have early ejaculation with limited erection time. What to do?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 23 years with six feet in height and a weight of 95 kg. I am worried about the size of my penis, and I have early ejaculation as well. In addition, my erection does not stand long in bed. Therefore, I think I have a small penis. Kindly help me find a solution to this issue.  Read Full »


Dr. Raveendran S. R

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I went through your query and understood your concern. The average length of the penis varies from 2.5 to 4 inches in a flaccid state and 4.5 to 6.5 inches in an erect state with a one-inch diameter. A few studies recommended that a flaccid penis with a length lesser tha...  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 failed to cure erectile dysfunction psychologically. Please help.

Query: Hello, I am a 28-year-old male. I have had a history of erectile dysfunction since I started having sex seven years ago. I have tried to cure it psychologically but all of it has failed. I am not taking any medication. Can you please suggest what can I do to cure it?  Read Full »


Dr. Raveendran S. R

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern, Reason for Erectile Dysfunction (ED) are :- 1. Stress due to work or family-related, night duties. 2. Depression. 3. Varicocele. 4. Fear of failure - having one episode of erectile dysfunction once may make you feel you will end up...  Read Full »

Why does my husband have difficulty in penetration during sex?

Query: Hi doctor, My husband has problem penetrating me. Fingering is fine, but not with his penis. For some reason, it just would not go in. May I know how I can solve this?  Read Full »


Dr. Raveendran S. R

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern. According to your complaints, he may have erectile dysfunction (ED). Reasons for erectile dysfunction are, Stress due to work, family, night duties, etc. (plan for regular exercise and yoga). Depression. Varicocele. Fear ...  Read Full »

Kindly suggest a suitable treatment for my curved penis and painful erection.

Query: Hello doctor, My penis has a mild curve to the left. On the top left shaft under the glans, an unknown stiff body was identified in the ultrasound. While having intercourse at 80% erection, I felt slight tightness on the right side of my penis. A day later, I had potency issues for two weeks, e...  Read Full »


Dr. Raveendran S. R

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern. I checked your reports (attachments removed to protect the patient’s identity). It is not filler related condition. Hence, we need to consider other causes. Unidentified matter can be granuloma, but it is not dangerous. Granul...  Read Full »

Why is there a delay in getting a second erection after ejaculation?

Query: Hi doctor, I feel very week when I have intercourse with my partner. I had no erection the first time and second time, and the first time I ejaculated very early. Please guide me.  Read Full »


Dr. Raveendran S. R

Answer: Hi, Welcome to ilciniq.com. I can understand your concern. What you are asking is called recoil time. Recoil time is the second erection time, which will differ from person to person. It can be from ten minutes to 24 hours. You can decrease recoil time by doing regular exercise and yoga. I ...  Read Full »

I am not able to get erection during sex. Is it due to erectile dysfunction?

Query: Hi doctor, I want to know whether I have erectile dysfunction. I have a difficulty in getting an erection during sex. Recently, I stopped watching porn and masturbation as it can affect erection. It has been 90 days of stopping masturbation as I want to restore my erection. During oral sex, I am ab...  Read Full »


Dr. Raveendran S. R

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. There are various reasons to have erectile dysfunction. The causes are stress due to work or family-related issues or night duties, depression, varicocele, fear of failure, low self-esteem, homosexuality, religious constraints, smoking, an...  Read Full »

Why do I have problems in erection after doing foreplay during sex?

Query: Hi doctor,I got married before three years. I know my partner for ten years. I have difficulty to have intercourse. I am active while foreplay but when I am about to insert, I end up by doing ejaculation outside. We are planning to have a baby. We did not have any problems like this. But now we are ...  Read Full »


Dr. Raveendran S. R

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. There are many reasons to have premature ejaculation. It can occur due to stressful work at night or for 24 hours. The other causes are diabetes, hypertension, and thyroid issue. Keep your blood sugar, blood pressure, and thyroid hormones unde...  Read Full »

Can abstinence from masturbation help in my erection problem?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 26-year-old male. I used to do prone position masturbation for 13 years (from 12 to 25 years), frequency of two to three times a day. I already give up prone habit for the last eight months. I am not married and did not go through any sexual intercourse until now. I have a soft...  Read Full »


Dr. Raveendran S. R

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern. If there was venous leakage, then the ultrasound penis will be showing an abnormal report. Masturbation is normal up to two to three times a week. It should be hand penis masturbation. Absence of masturbation can cause stress and nocturnal...  Read Full »

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