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  1. Erectile Dysfunction is often caused by problems regarding blood flow in the penis. However, there are various other reasons for this problem as well. This includes diabetes, obesity, high blood pressure, high sugar, heart disease and vascular disease that can affect the flow of the blood that result in erectile dysfunction. As far as exercise is concerned, experts believe that adding aerobic exercise to your routine can improve your overall health as well as lead to an improvement in erectile dysfunction.   

  1. It depends on the cause and severity of your erectile dysfunction. Looking at its severity, causes and many other underlying health conditions, you might have various treatment options. Your doctor can explain the benefits and risks of each available treatment option while considering your preferences.    However, experts believe that oral medications are the most effective and successful treatment for erectile dysfunction. This mainly includes:-   Sildenafil (Viagra) Avanafil (Stendra) Tadalafil (Adcirca, Cialis) Vardenafil (Levitra, Staxyn)

  1. There are various ways to add essential oils to your routine for erectile dysfunction.  You can make a hot or cold water compress and apply the same on your abdomen and lower back.  Add a few drops of oil into a carrier oil and massage your abdominal areas and lower back with it. You can add a few drops of neat oil to your bedsheets and pillow covers.  You can also add a few drops of diluted essential oil in a carrier oil then use it while you have a hot bath.  

  1. There are certain selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) which are most commonly prescribed antidepressants in the market that has the potential to cause erectile dysfunction. This includes:-   Sertraline (Zoloft) Paroxetine (Paxil)   Fluoxetine (Prozac) Citalopram (Celexa) Escitalopram (Lexapro)   As a side effect, erectile dysfunction is more common with some of these drugs than others. Like, Paxil can affect around 28% of men who take this medication, while Celexa can affect only 6%. However, they all have the potential to affect yoRead more

  1. Overuse of alcohol can dampen the mood, decrease sexual desire and make it quite difficult for a man to reach an orgasm or maintain an erection while he is under the influence of alcohol. As experts suggest, yes, overconsumption of boose can cause erectile dysfunction. However, experts also suggest that moderate drinking (not more than two drinks a day and one drink a day for a woman) is the key. Consuming alcohol daily more than this affects your organs that are also involved in sex. 

  1. Reports suggest that around 5% of men who are 40 years old suffer from complete erectile dysfunction. Whereas 15% of men at the age of 70 have complete erectile dysfunction. This disease can occur at any age. However, it is more common in older. Because older men are supposed to be suffering from a various health condition that requires medication and this medication eventually interfere with erectile function. 

  1. Experts believe that obesity has the potential to increase your risk for several other conditions and diseases that also include erectile dysfunction. Man with obesity has a higher risk of developing diabetes, atherosclerosis, heart diseases and high cholesterol. And all of these medical conditions can cause erectile dysfunction on their own eventually. However, combined with obesity, there is a great chance that you will experience an increase in erectile dysfunction.  

  1. The right amount of exercise is good for health and it also helps in reducing the risk of erectile dysfunction. However, experts believe that excessive amounts of exercise like heavy weightlifting can lead to erectile dysfunction. Experts also believe that cycling is one particular form of popular sporting activity or exercise which is great for men's health and fitness. But too much can lead to impotence. Cycling more than 3 hours a week can damage the erectile nervous within the penis that causes numbness and erectile problems. 

  1. There is some evidence that vitamins like niacin can help in erectile dysfunction. However, it is also agreed by the doctors that the vitamins do not treat this medical condition as efficiently as the prescripted medication does. So, before going with any vitamins, do consult your doctor.    Experts believe that there are certain connections between vitamins and sexual health. These are the vitamins that may help in reducing the symptom of erectile dysfunction:-   Vitamin C Vitamin D L-arginine  Vitamin B3 (Niacin) Vitamin B9 (Folic Acid)