There are many different treatments for erectile dysfunction. These treatments range from surgical procedures to natural remedies. This is a conversation that you will need to have with your doctor to determine what is the best course for you. What works for one man may not work for every man.

The different types of Treatments

The medications

medicineThe medications that are used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction are classified as PDE5 inhibitors. The most popular of these is Viagra. The way that this and other similar medications work is by increasing the blood flow to the penis so that the individual achieves an erection and also sustain one. There are also Cialis or Levitra. These medications work the same as Viagra.

The next type of medication that is often used are penile injections. These injections don’t really sound like too much fun, but have been proven to work faster than the traditional pills. The injections only take 10-15 minutes to take effect. This will allow the man that uses them to be more spontaneous than with the pill that can take up to 2 hours to take effect.

Natural Remedies

natural-remedyThere are a few types of natural remedies for erectile dysfunction. the first of these is what is called red ginseng. This is a supplement that helps to increase blood flow to the penis the same way that some medication does but to a lesser extent. Watermelon juice is said to have the same effect, but there is no scientific research to back up that claim.

Some of the other ways to help alleviate the symptoms of ED by simply changing your diet and exercise routine. This is probably the simplest thing that you can try. One of the most important things that you will need to make sure of is that your diet is balanced. There are several programs online that can help you find out what and how much you should be eating in a day.

The last natural way to help with the symptoms of ED is by exercising. When you are doing these exercises you will need to make sure to work your pelvic muscles. This will allow you to be more able to keep an eructation. There are a few different types of exercise, but the one that has had the most success is Kegel. Kegel exercises have been specifically formulated for helping to relive ED symptoms. Walking is also a good exercise that help you get into shape, if you are not already. Walking is a good cardio exercise for just about everyone and can be easily incorporated into anyone’s daily routine. This can be done by just taking the stairs instead of the elevator taking a walk around the block at lunchtime. Squats are may also be helpful in straightening your pelvic muscles. You will want to remember to talk to your doctor before starting any exercise regime.


Using a surgical treatment should only be used as a last resort. The main reason for this is that there can be major complications like the implanted device could erode through the flesh causing infection and pain. This can also leave your penis looking odd or disfigured. There are a couple different goals that can be achieved by choosing a surgical solution. The main goals that can be achieved is the alleviation of the symptoms of ED. This is done by surgically inserting a penile implant.

There are two different types of implant that can be used. The most common is semi rigid or malleable rod implant. This implant has the benefit that the surgery is relatively simple and has few complications. The next type is either a partial of fully inflated able implant. With this type of implant there is also a reservoir that is needed to store the fluid that is needed to inflate the implant. The pump would either be placed in the scrotum or under the renal muscle. This device is operated by squeezing the pump to release the fluid.

With all that has been discussed in this article you will have a lot to think about. There are more options out there, but the most important thing you will need to do is talk to your doctor to learn about all your options. Some of the other options can include treatment for low T. This is not the most common cause of ED but the treatments may be helpful for you to eliminate the symptoms of erectile dysfunction.