Premature Ejaculation

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What is the difference between erectile dysfunction and premature ejaculation?

Erectile dysfunction refers to the inability to attain or maintain an erection. For premature ejaculation, the consensus among specialists is: if a man lasts less than 2 minutes after penetration (all or most of the time), and/or if it leads to frequent dissatisfaction for him or his partner, he may have PE.

What is Premature Ejaculation?

If a man lasts less than 2 minutes after penetration (all or most of the time), and/or if it leads to frequent dissatisfaction for him or his partner, he may have PE.

What are the causes of premature ejaculation?

The exact cause of premature ejaculation is still not known, but some experts suggest low levels of serotonin can be a causative factor. The psychological causes could be depression/anxiety, relationship problems, and unrealistic expectations.

What does premature ejaculation treatment involve?

After brief behavioural therapy, the most common first-line medical treatment for premature ejaculation includes tablets from the family of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors or phosphodiesterase inhibitors. These medications are prescribed only after a thorough medical examination as some of these medications are contraindicated in certain coexisting medical conditions.

Is there a way to stop Premature Ejaculation symptoms?

Symptoms of PE can be improved through available treatment options such as topical anesthetics and counseling. This is ONLY decided with the help of a professional.

Is there a cure for premature ejaculation?

Various medical treatments can help improve premature ejaculation. Individuals can learn to control their ejaculation for sexual satisfaction through medical remedies, supplements, and exercise. Surgical options such as dividing the nerves to reduce the penile sensations are still considered experimental.

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