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Causes of Impotence and Weak Erections


The definition of impotence is the inability to have or maintain an erection sufficient for a sexual intercourse. There are many forms of erections such as premature ejaculation, inability to ejaculate or lack of sex desire. The impotence problem is a very common one as nearly 10 % of the world’s male population suffers from it.

There are studies that reveal that about half of the men experience impotence at least once during their life. If you suffer from impotence, you should know that not treating it and experiencing it several times will throw you in a vicious cycle from which is very hard to get out. You should find the cause of your impotence in order to be able to cure it.

There are many causes that can lead to impotence. The lack of proper blood flow in the penile area is the main cause for impotence. This may be due to age or high blood pressure. Unfortunately, in some cases impotence can be found at middle aged men too. This is because of the slow blood flow in the penile area or other causes such as prescription drugs.

There are two types of impotence when it comes to achieving a proper erection: the primary and the secondary one. With primary impotence, men are not able to achieve normal erection at all. With secondary impotence, which is the most common of these two types, men are able to have a [proper erection the first time but unable to repeat the sexual performance the second time.

The organic or physical impotence is the one that affects men who are unable to have an erection during sleep or awakening or when they are exited. The organic impotence affects the ability to have or maintain an erection sufficient for a sexual intercourse. The psychological impotence on the other hand usually takes the form of inability to expel seminal fluid or premature ejaculation.

The treatments for impotence are various. There are many options for men who want to enhance their sexual performances or want to get rid of impotence. There are pills like Viagra, Cialis or Levitra that can be of great help.

Also, exercising the penis and the entire body can be of great help too as it is great for ensuring a proper blood flow in the penile area. Also, herbal supplements and aphrodisiacs can help you deal with impotence. The great thing about these herbal extracts is that their side effects are mild and minor in comparison to the drugs used in this purpose of treating impotence.

In conclusion, if you are suffering from impotence you should not be desperate as these days you may choose from many different types of treatments. However, before you opt for one treatment or another you should definitely consult a doctor as he should be the one recommending you a treatment or another. Sometimes impotence hides other more serious conditions such as diabetes and you should be aware of that.

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