Tadalafil is commercially available as pills which are used to treat sexual dysfunction in men like erectile dysfunction (impotence). It is also used to relieve the symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (enlarged prostate). Tadalafil increases the blood flow to the penis, thus helps a man to get and keep an erection.

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What is the best remedy for erectile dysfunction?

Query: Hi doctor,I am 28 years old with a healthy body and good physic. I also have a good sperm count. Earlier, I used to have a good erection when I used to masturbate. Since my marriage, I am suffering from erectile dysfunction, and I cannot perform for more time. I feel very low. Kindly help.  Read Full »

Dr. Raveendran Sr

Sexologist, Diabetologist, Andrologist, General Practitioner

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern. Kindly explain what type of masturbation you do, hand penis or penis bed? Also, check for stress. Do your partner has a dry vagina? Do you feel difficulty in penetration?  Read Full »

What is the reason for poor erection and low libido during sex?

Query: Hi doctor, I am having erection problems and low libido during sex. I am married for six years, and now I am 37 years old. Just after marriage, I discovered that I had this erection problem but was at a mild level, and I could manage to have sex with a few days gap in between. I felt a lack of moo...  Read Full »

Dr. Purushottam Sah

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist, Sexologist, Andrologist, Infertility Specialist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Erection problems can be due to lifestyle factors like taking alcohol, smoking, or being overweight. It may also be due to any major illness or some medicines. Often it can be due to stress, anxiety, or due to blood abnormalities for which you need to do blood tests...  Read Full »

Can masturbation addiction result in lost interest in sex?

Query: Hi doctor,I am 37 years old, married and having two kids. My daughter is 8 years old and son is 4.6 years. I got married 9 years before. For the last 2 to 3 years that is after my second baby I am facing issue in our sexual relationship. I have lost desire, lack of interest, low libido, erectile dys...  Read Full »

Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi

Psychiatrist, Sexologist, Psychotherapist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Masturbation does not cause any adverse effects on potency. If you are enjoying masturbation, then no need to worry. This also proves that you have libido, but you are not much enjoying sexual intercourse. You have to find ways to enjoy sexual intercourse. Spend a good ti...  Read Full »

Will quitting masturbation help poor erection and premature ejaculation?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a married man and I have problems while doing sex. I am doing masturbation once a month. Could you please advise some medicine for resolving the problem? Please help me to sort out this problem.  Read Full »

Dr. Purushottam Sah

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist, Sexologist, Andrologist, Infertility Specialist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Masturbation is normal. It does not cause physical problems or sexual problems. Also, do not give any importance to an advertisement that mentions that masturbation causes health problems or destroys life, and masturbation does not require any treatment. However, ...  Read Full »

Please suggest medicines for anxiety, depression, and anger, without any sexual side effects.

Query: Hello doctor, I am taking medicine for anxiety, depression, and anger from the last 8 to 10 years, but not continuously. Right now, I m taking Panazep 25, Bupron 150, and Dicorate 500 all at night. I had sexual problems from the past 40 days, so the doctor advised to take Sildenafil 50. Now I feel 5...  Read Full »

Dr. Bharat Udey

Geriatrician, Psychiatrist, Sexologist, Sleep Medicine Physician

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. It seems that you are taking too many antidepressants, like Panazep 25 (Paroxetine) and Bupron 150 (Buproprion). Panazep has the side effect of reduced libido and erectile dysfunction when taken over a longer period. Hence, the same is happening with you. Currently, t...  Read Full »

Should I stop masturbation to get cured of ED?

Query: Hello doctor, I am suffering from ED. I masturbate since my 19 years, and now I am 29. I frequently masturbate, and now I am having erection problem. What should I do now? I weight about 92 kg, and I am having BP (taking medicines) and no diabetes. Is the ED problem curable, or should I stop mastur...  Read Full »

Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi

Psychiatrist, Sexologist, Psychotherapist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern but would like to tell you that masturbation is not the reason for your problem. It is a safe habit, and this could not cause a problem like erectile dysfunction. This problem may occur due to some other reasons. If you are not getting ...  Read Full »

It is hard for me to maintain the erection. Why?

Query: Hello doctor, I have difficulty getting and maintaining an erection. My erection is weak, and I cannot penetrate. When I try to penetrate, I lose my erection, and it lies on the left side when erect. My penis is soft and loose and of small size like a kids penis. My midnight erection and early m...  Read Full »

Dr. Sandip Pramanik


Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have seen your reports (attachment removed to protect patient identity) and read your queries. All reports are within normal limits except high prolactin levels and hyperprolactinemia. You need to consult an endocrinologist for its correction. Otherwise, you can co...  Read Full »

Sildenafil for erectile dysfunction gave only little effect. Why?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 30 years old. I am currently experiencing chronic ED and premature ejaculation as well. I have had issues with premature ejaculation more or less my whole life but not as severe as it has become after this sudden erectile dysfunction. I have been to the urologist and he prescribed...  Read Full »

Dr. Samer S J Altawil


Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Erectile dysfunction and premature ejaculation are usually related problems and must be very annoying problem at your age. From your details, your weight is 73 kg means you are fit and testosterone is normal. I wonder if you have and long term medical issues like diabet...  Read Full »

What should I do to fix my weak erections?

Query: Hello doctor, I suffer from weak erections and would like to achieve stronger erections. I have done a little research on some of the medicines.  Read Full »

Dr. Sandip Pramanik


Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have gone through your queries. I would like to ask you a few questions. Do you have diabetes, other comorbidities like heart disease or high BP, morning erection, erection while watching pornography, or early ejaculation? You may have ED (erectile dysfunction). ...  Read Full »

I am experiencing erectile dysfunction. What should I do?

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 47 year old male. Recently, I started experiencing erectile dysfunction, that is, I am unable to hold my erection. It is as if I am losing interest midway. I do not have diabetes or any other illness. I am a non-vegetarian, and I chew tobacco. I am married and have two kids. ...  Read Full »

Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi

Psychiatrist, Sexologist, Psychotherapist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. You have no history of diabetes and hypertension, so no need to worry. Tobacco could be one aggravating factor for your problem and try to reduce the chewing of tobacco. For erectile dysfunction, you can try supplements like L-Arginine and Yohimbine. A lot of brands ar...  Read Full »

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