As a man, there is nothing you fear more than not being able to perform while you are in bed with your partner. Not only can this be very frustrating and embarrassing, but it may worsen as you age. Whether you are unable to achieve an erection or function is simply not what it once was, this may be classified as erectile dysfunction. Not to mention, a decrease in sexual function can be a detriment to not only your confidence but also your relationships.
Erectile Dysfunction Causes
The actual cause of ED has never been bogged down to one single specific issue. Some of the most common are causes to erectile dysfunction are cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure and diabetes. In addition, side effects from medication and excessive alcohol use can be causing some of these issues as well. Lastly, smoking has been cited another benefactor, in addition to the outside stresses that life can usher in. In the United States, an estimated 30 million men are reported to have some erectile dysfunction related issues. You are not alone. We’d like to introduce you to our various forms of ED treatment available at our Miami clinic.
Erectile Dysfunction Treatment
PDE5 inhibitors increase blood flow to the penis, causing an erection. Brand names you might be familiar with include Viagra, Cialis, and Levitra. Other common ED treatments we use to treat erectile dysfunction is Testosterone replacement therapy treatment. Low Testosterone in men is typically the leading cause of erectile dysfunction.
For those that do not respond well to traditional PDE5 inhibitor treatments, we offer a peptide treatment. This peptide treatment has been another breakthrough in treating erectile dysfunction symptoms. It also alleviates dysfunction for those trying to enhance their sexual performance. PT-141 (peptide) was develop.