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causes of erectile disfunction

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causes of erectile disfunction
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 years ago.
Dr. Shahzad MD :

Hi there. Thank you for your question. I will be helping you out with your queries

Dr. Shahzad MD :

For how long are you having this problem?

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Do you have any other medical problems?

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Are you on any medications for anything at the moment?

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Please let me know.

Customer:

6 months.tennis elbow,blood pressure tablets.the problem arose prior to other problems

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Have you had any recent blood tests?
What kind of blood pressure medication are you on?

Customer:

blood test two weeks ago.ramipril

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Were the blood tests normal?

Dr. Shahzad MD :

What kind of blood tests have you had?

Customer:

yes and blood pressure was down

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Ok, are you in a monogamous relationship?

Customer:

please explain

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Are you sexually active with one sexual partner?

Customer:

yes

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Have you been stressed lately?

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Or depressed?

Customer:

yes.i care for my wife who has alcohol related problems.and short term memory loss.she is being treated by her own doctor

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Do you have regular morning erections?

Customer:

no

Dr. Shahzad MD :

The most common cause of erectile dysfunction are psychological problems or stress or depression.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

I think this is the most likely cause of your problem.

Customer:

is there any cure for it

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Yes, medications that help with anxiety/depression can help not only with erection but also anxiety.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

So I would recommend that you should contact your GP and discuss this problem.

Customer:

do i get these from my g.p.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Yes

Dr. Shahzad MD :

You should consult your GP.

Customer:

thanks

Dr. Shahzad MD :

You are most welcome
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

i wish to cancel my account