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 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 Sr

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 Sr

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 Sr

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 Sr

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 »

I am not able to maintain firm erection after penile stretching. How to bring back to normal?

Query: Hi doctor, During masturbation, I can maintain my erection firm enough for sex but it is not hard as before. I have done a bit of penile stretching. Could this cause problem? How can I know if I have damaged the penile tissues and ligaments? I do not have penile numbness. Please suggest.   Read Full »


Dr. Raveendran Sr

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. If you have injured your penis, then you can have pain during masturbation, urination, and during erection. If you are worried, you can do a doppler study of penis.   Read Full »

There is incomplete penetration with pain. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, I got married one month ago and since then we are trying to have sex. Me and my husband are both virgins. However, the first attempt did not succeed and with time we try more but until now every time he penetrates me I get pain and feel his penis is not entering fully like there are b...  Read Full »


Dr. Raveendran Sr

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. If penetration is the problem, then check for your partner erection status, and penis size. If pain is the problem, check for vaginal infection, vaginismus. If pleasure is the issue, few females respond only to vaginal massage or masturbation, not to penetration.  Read Full »

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