Erectile Dysfunction Health Topics
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ED stands for erectile dysfunction. This selection from the eMedTV archives discusses this topic in greater detail, including what it is, what causes it, and how treatment is available at any age.
Affecting up to 30 million American men, erectile dysfunction is a common but highly treatable problem. This eMedTV article offers an overview of why erectile dysfunction occurs and how it is treated. This page also provides statistics on the topic.
Cialis is commonly prescribed for erectile dysfunction (ED) and benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). This eMedTV segment describes how the medication works and also includes information on side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
The damiana plant allegedly helps treat several conditions, although how it does this is not known. This eMedTV page provides a detailed overview of this herbal remedy, including its various uses, possible side effects, dosing information, and more.
DHEA is a non-prescription supplement claimed to be beneficial for increasing sexual desire and performance. This eMedTV article describes the effects of this product, explores its effectiveness, and lists possible side effects.
Enzyte is a "natural male enhancement" supplement that has been claimed to treat impotence. This page on the eMedTV Web site explores the safety and effectiveness of Enzyte and offers general warnings and precautions for this product.
Horny goat weed is a plant found in some herbal supplements that are used to treat sexual problems. This eMedTV resource describes how it works, explores the effectiveness of this product, and lists its potential side effects.
L-arginine is a semi-essential amino acid that is found within the cells of the human body. This eMedTV Web article discusses how L-arginine works and offers more information on its beneficial uses, safety concerns, and potential side effects.
Available only by prescription, Levitra is a drug that is used to treat erectile dysfunction (ED). This eMedTV article offers an in-depth look at Levitra, including side effects, dosing guidelines, available strengths, and more.
Maca is a root that may have several benefits when used medicinally, such as stimulating sexual desire. This eMedTV Web article describes possible benefits of maca, covers general safety concerns, and discusses the effectiveness of this supplement.
Panax ginseng is a popular supplement used for stimulating the immune system and improving mental function. This eMedTV page further describes the effects of the product, explains how it works, and offers safety information for the supplement.
Staxyn is a medicine approved for the treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED or impotence). This eMedTV page offers an overview of this drug, including details on how it works, results from clinical trials on its effectiveness, and potential side effects.
Available by prescription only, Stendra is a medicine licensed to treat erectile dysfunction (ED). This eMedTV Web page contains an overview of this drug, including how it works, possible side effects, dosing instructions, and more.
Tribulus is a popular ingredient in supplements used to enhance sexual function and athletic performance. This eMedTV segment explains how this product works, explores its effectiveness for various uses, and lists some of its potential side effects.
Viagra has been licensed to treat erectile dysfunction (also known as ED). This eMedTV Web page discusses how the prescription medication works, how and when to take it, and also provides information on side effects, dosing, and strengths.
VigRX is an herbal supplement claimed to provide natural "male enhancement." This article from the eMedTV library explores the possible effects of this supplement, explains what side effects may occur, and discusses the effectiveness of this product.
Yohimbe is an herbal product that may have several uses, such as treating sexual problems and depression. This eMedTV Web page explains how yohimbe supposedly works, lists possible side effects, and discusses its safety and effectiveness.
For the majority of men, erection problems are caused by certain medical conditions, such as diabetes or diseased arteries. This eMedTV article takes a detailed look at these problems, what causes them, and how they are treated.