Erectile Disfunction Treatment. Impotence and Diabetes
Erectile disfunction and erection problems in men with diabetes can be treated in the same way as in men without diabetes. If erectile disfunction have physical basis there are several treatment methods available. Consult with your doctor about most compatible treatment for you considering your individual conditions and diabetes management regimen. Also, you must take into consideration needs and desires of your partner.
The most popular drugs available on the market for treatment of erectile disfunction (or ED) are sildenafil and tadalafil. Sildenafil drugs are represented on the market as brand name Viagra from Pfizer. And tadalafil drugs are represented by Cialis pills from Eli Lilly and Company. Viagra can be taken in pill form and stimulates and maintains an erection for 30 to 60 minues after being ingested. Cialis pills are approved to treat men with erectile disfunction and come in 2.5 mg or 5 mg pills. The same Cialis also treats the urinary symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). You should consult your doctor about Viagra and Cialis pill. And you can check several links to the right to find great deals on Viagra (sildenafil) and Cialis (tadalafil).
One other option of erectile disfunction treatment is to induce erection by injecting a form of the drug alprostadil directly into the penis. This will give you an erection for about an hour. Side effects of this option will include bruising and scarring. Testosterone in the form of injections or other forms can be prescribed if your doctor recommend it to rise your testosterone level. But older men are at risk for prostate cancer and should avoid taking testosterone unless they have abnormally low levels and they have been evaluated for prostate cancer.
If your erectile disfunction have psychological roots, you better work with a therapist to alleviate your fears and issues. This is better to be done together with your partner. There is no shame in erectile disfunction and this is something you can’t solve alone. Especially if you have lots of issues intertwined with your diabetes disease. Talk to your partner and together you will solve everything. But remember that some partners choose to live with the erctile disfunction and express their love and sexuality without any treatment. All in your hands, as saying goes.