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Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
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Experience:  20 yrs. in practice, includinge surgery, general medicine, addiction medicine and pain.
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I am a 73 yr.old male with an benign enlarged prostate, the

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I am a 73 yr.old male with an benign enlarged prostate, the tablets I am now taking are Finasteride and Tamsulosin they both have the effect of lowering my labido and shrinking the prostate, unfortunately they also shrink other parts of my anatomy and I am unable to have a proper erection. Up until I started to take these tablets I enjoyed a full sexual life but now I can't.
Is there any way that I can improve my erection, possibly alernative medicines, without compromising my condition?
Thankyou.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
Hi--can you tell me exactly what the problem is with your erection? And have you discussed this with your doctor?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

The erection is too small and not hard enough, no I have not discussed his with my doctor

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
OK Paul. I'll give you three suggestions for herbal supplements that could help but you should discuss them with your doctor and get your testosterone levels checked first. The three supplements are
Rhodiola rosea
tongkat ali
red Panax ginseng
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