Premature Ejaculation

When a man reaches orgasm and ejaculates sooner than wanted, it is known as premature ejaculation. It is a form of sexual dysfunction and affects the quality of a man's sex life. Performance-related anxiety, stress, depression, thyroid disorder, prostate diseases, and diabetes are few causes.

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I am 28 years old and have premature ejaculation. Why do I feel lethargic all the time?

Query: Hello doctor, I have erection weakness and a small penis. I also have premature ejaculation. I am 28 years old, and I feel very lethargic.   Read Full »

Dr. Yousef Abbas

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I understand your situation and how difficult it is for you. The cause is most likely masturbation or frequent night falls, even when you have reduced the frequency. It feels like a lack of testosterone, but it is the distortion of the sexual arousal cascade in almost ...  Read Full »

Kindly help me with my premature ejaculation, which I have been having for four months.

Query: Hello doctor, I have had a problem with premature ejaculation for the past four months; I also experienced the same problem before. It occurs quite consistently with different partners and in different situations. To prevent ejaculation, I have to interrupt intercourse multiple times, which does n...  Read Full »

Dr. Raveendran S. R

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I can understand your concern for your symptoms. There are many reasons for premature ejaculation, such as stressful work–night duties, twenty-four-hour jobs, etc. In addition, diseases like diabetes, hypertension, and thyroid issues affect premature ejaculation. Kee...  Read Full »

After COVID, my penis is not significantly harder than earlier. Why?

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 47-year-old male, married two years ago. I am quite fat, but my partner is very slim. I am unable to insert my penis into her. Whenever I try inserting, penis ejaculates out before insertion. Last year had COVID, and I was in the hospital for 15 days. After COVID, my penis is not ...  Read Full »

Dr. Ashok Kumar Choudhary

Answer: Hi,Welcome to I understand your concern. From the available description, you suffered from premature ejaculation, which later included erectile dysfunction. This could be due to any medical cause you are facing or some other idiopathic reason. Whatever it may be, there are treatment opt...  Read Full »

How to get rid of frequent urination?

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 27 year old unmarried male. Approximately six to seven years back, I had a urinary infection. I was told to take an antibiotic course, which I did not complete at that time. The infection was not fully cured and it used to come and go. During urination, I sometimes used to have one...  Read Full »

Dr. Aman Gupta

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Stop worrying about the problems, which you are experiencing are aggravated by stress. It is not a dangerous problem and can be solved. Your previous urine infection does not necessarily play a role in what you have today. Drink only as much liquid as you feel ...  Read Full »

I am not able to get a full erection, and I ejaculate very early. What is the treatment?

Query: Hi doctor. I am 32 years old. My weight is 72 kg. I am not able to get full erection. I was on L-pride (Levosulpiride) and Nuanxit (Flupentixol) and I stopped it before a week. I do not have any problem like sugar or BP. Even if I get full erection, I ejaculate very early. What could be the problem...  Read Full »

Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi

Answer: Hi, Welcome to The drugs Levosulpiride and Flupentixol will cause side effects like reduced libido or erectile dysfunction. Levosulpiride results in increased prolactin concentration and thus ultimately poor erection. As you have stopped the medicines just a week back, it will take tim...  Read Full »

Does tablet Modula have side effects if taken two to three times monthly for a long time?

Query: Hi doctor,I have had been taking tablet Modula 5 mg for my erectile dysfunctional problem for the past six years. I am not taking it every day, but I used to take it whenever I am about to have sex with my wife about two to three times a month, one tablet at a time, and it is beneficial for my erect...  Read Full »

Dr. Raveendran S. R

Answer: Hi,Welcome to I understand your concern. No need to worry. You can use the medication for the long term. It can also be used for increased blood pressure, but it is not a very good blood pressure-reducing medication. It is commonly used for pulmonary hypertension, which is the high pres...  Read Full »

I ejaculate early and get excited before starting the intercourse. Why is it so?

Query: Hi doctor,I am in my late thirties and I have an issue with early ejaculation. I also get excited before starting the intercourse.  Read Full »

Dr. Arpit Varshney

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have read your concern in detail and I will surely help you out. Alcohol and smoking are very strong causes of decreased libido and erectile dysfunction. I suggest you immediately quit both of these if you are a regular user.Apart from this, high cholesterol level, h...  Read Full »

Why do I ejaculate instantly on striking my penile shaft during masturbation?

Query: Hi doctor,I have had complications related to premature ejaculation for several years. I have observed that my penis is sensitive, especially in the area of the penile shaft where the glans connect. When I strike this area while masturbating, I get the urge to ejaculate almost instantly and to have ...  Read Full »

Dr. Samer S J Altawil

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Thanks for consulting us. Premature ejaculation is associated with hypersensitivity and early ejaculation, within less than one and a half minutes. Treatment consists of behavioral reforms and medications. First, practice coitus interruptus, if it does not solve the probl...  Read Full »

Why does my sexual activity not last more than 10 seconds?

Query: Hi doctor,Three years ago, I had sexual exposure that lasted nearly 30 to 40 minutes, including oral and vaginal sex. But the girl was a sex worker, I was very stressed out about HIV, but sex was protected, including oral sex. I checked the condom after having sex. It was intact and did not leak. Bu...  Read Full »

Dr. Raveendran S. R

Answer: Hi,Welcome to can understand your concern. Yes, you are right; It is premature ejaculation considering the duration. It can be due to the following,1) Stressful work – night duties, 24-hour jobs.2) Diabetes, hypertension, thyroid issue affects premature ejaculation. Keeping your bloo...  Read Full »

What should I do to control the involuntary passing of semen?

Query: Hello doctor, I have been suffering from a few symptoms, such as involuntary passing of seminal fluid with urine (urine is cloudy), the passing of semen with bowel movements, and premature ejaculation of semen for the last five years. I have my kidney, prostrate scans performed, and had tests for se...  Read Full »

Dr. Samer S J Altawil

Answer: Hello, Welcome to In my opinion, you might be suffering from premature ejaculation. It is early ejaculation with a latency time of fewer than 1.5 minutes. Medical treatment is mostly by selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI). I suggest tablet Lejam (Dapoxetine) available in tw...  Read Full »

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