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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Erectile Dysfunction
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User :   I have been dating my girlfriend for 3 weeks and have had sex almost every night now for the last month, however the last 3 time we have gone to have intercourse i cant seem to get an erection. When she performs oral sex im fine, however every time she mentions intercourse i cant seem to get an erection.                               
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   Let me read your query
Doctor :   May i know your age?
User :   23
Doctor :   Do you have any other problems in urination ?
User :   no none
Doctor :   There could be many causes of not having proper erection as Anxiety, stress, performance tension.
User :   is there anything i can do before going to see a doctor
Doctor :   1)You need to be relaxed and calm before performing intercourse.
Doctor :   2)Apply Prilox gel 1 hour before intercourse on the penis then cover it with a cloth.
Doctor :   Before performing intercourse just wash it off and then go.
User :   ok
Doctor :   It will help you sustain erection
Doctor :   Are you following what i have said?
User :   yea i understand ... this has never happened to me before which makes me think something more serious is wrong
Doctor :   No just try to relax and go to bed stress free.
Doctor :   If you have do not any other problem no need to worry
Doctor :   If any symptoms are there then you need to consult a urologist and get yourself examined
User :   symptoms like what?
Doctor :   Like any burning in urination or pain or swelling
User :   could it be diabetes?
Doctor :   Do you have any other symptoms or any family history of diabetes?
User :   not that im aware of
User :   my symptoms are it just stopped working
User :   it worked for a month straight and all of a sudden noting
Doctor :   You just cannot conclude to the diagnosis of Diabetes as such and for that you need to get your blood sugar levels checked up.
Doctor :   Do not be apprehensive of it
User :   ok can u explain why it just doesnt work anymore?
Doctor :   It can be related to mainly stress
User :   but im not stressed out ...
Doctor :   It will be better that you try the advise given and if still you are feared then get yourself examined by a urologist.
Doctor :   Its just that you have a break and be relaxed
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