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Erectile Dysfunction and contraception methods - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Erectile Dysfunction
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   hi
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how can i help you?
User :   Hello Good Morning.
User :   I want a remedy for ED
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Good morning!
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ok
User :   I am a 60 years male suffering from ED for the past 10 years. I want a remedy of the same.
User :   May I know your name please?
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i will need to ask you a few more questions. can i proceed?
User :   Yes please.
Doctor :   Do you smoke?
User :   Yes I do.
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do have diabetes or high blood pressure?
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ok
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how many ciggarettes per day?
User :   Diabetes is high normal. I am on medication for Bp. With that it is under control.
Doctor :  
ok
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i could see from your chat history that you have come with the same query before.
User :   one moment please.
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yes
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is there anthing specific that you want to ask?
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is there anything specific that you want to ask?
User :   Yes I did come last night. The reason for coming back again is that I want to know what is the name of the contraption I was suggested last night which I can ask the chemist?
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ok
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i will help you in this
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you can ask for vacumm devise for erectile dysfunction treatment.
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i will give you the name also
User :   Secondly I also want to know in what frequency the contraption can be used. Thirdly, a rough idea of how much it costs. Fourth, would I get adequate erection from the same.
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it is also known as tumescence device
User :   ok.
Doctor :  
you will get adequate erection once you apply the device on the erected penis
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there is one more name you can ask for it 'Bonro Vacurect penile pump'
User :   If the penis is flacid at normal times, can it still help in getting an erection please?
Doctor :   yes it can be done with the second brand vacumm that i just told
User :   o.
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i will explain how it works
User :   OK.
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it has a plastic cylinder, in which you need to put the penis.
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it will cover it completely
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the pump will draw out the air
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and allow blood to get filled inside
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so that the penis expands and engorges with blood
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making it erect
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have u followed what i said?
User :   Yes I have followed. Also I want to now roughly how much it costs and how frequently it can be used.
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i will tel you that
User :   I also presume the literature supplied with the contraption will give directions for use.
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but first let me finish with explaining you the entire process for better satisfaction and use of the device
User :   O Doc.
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yes it will give the directions
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but there are certain things you need to know for safety reasons
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it will normally require 3-5 minutes to achieve an erection with this device
User :   Pl tell me.
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once the erection is present you will need to put a ring to prevent blood from flowing out , else you will lose the erection
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and since you are having hypertension,
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you should remember to remove it within 30minutes of use
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and reuse it after sometime if needed
User :   May I now how much it costs pl?
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yes i am coming to that
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it will differ from brand to brand
User :   I want to use the best brand which is also easily available. Any suggestions pl?
Doctor :   vacurect vacumm therapy system will cost you about $219.
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you will also need to chose the brand and device as per the penis size upon erection
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you can tell the chemist and he should be able to guide you
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vacurect vacumm therapy system is the safest and simplest to use with high satisfaction rate
Doctor :   and it is approved by FDA too.
User :   Happy to know that.
User :   Which means the system would cost around Rs 1000 in India.
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others include Erec-Tech vacumm therapy system is about $230
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it will come with a instruction CD also. This is also FDA approved.
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yes
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Vitality plus three cylinder vacumm therapy system is about $230
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Vitality ultra ease vacumm therapy system will cost you about $115.
User :   Ok. So there are adequate choices. The chemist should be advise me to select which one I need.
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Erec-tech B2000 is battery operated, and it wil cost you $250.
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yes
Doctor :   is there anything else i can help you with?
User :   That's the same question I was about to ask you. I presume the instruction given by you are adequate and I can try using the system.
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yes
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you can
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you will also have the instruction booklet or paper along with the device
User :   Thank you and wish me luck.
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you can go through for better understanding
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sue
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I wish you good luck and satisfaction.
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done.
User :   Yes I'll do that Doc.
User :   Thanks and Bye. I'll come bac to you If I need further help.
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form?
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Thanks for consulting Healthcare Magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
User :   Yes and given Excellent feedback.
Doctor :   thank you
User :   Yes I'll do that surely.
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