Tag: "erectile" at medical news
Effect Of Sildenafil (ViagraTM) On Quality Of Life Parameters In Men With Broad-Spectrum Erectile Dysfunction
...of life of940 men who suffered from broad spectrum erectile
dysfunction (ED). The groupwas comprised of 281 men with organic erectile
problems, 213 with psychogenicdifficulties, 371 with mixed ED, and 11 who fell into the other catego...
Randomized Placebo-Controlled Study On The Effects Of Oral Treatment With GinkgoBiloba Extract In Patients With Erectile Dysfunction
...using oral treatment withginkgo biloba extract for erectile
dysfunction, these investigators organized adouble...t with oral Ginkgo biloba extract forpatients with erectile
Efficacy And Safety Of Oral Phentolamine (Vasomax) For The Treatment Of MinimalErectile Dysfunction
...ffective oral medication for the treatment of mild erectile
Study finds problems with buying drugs on the Internet
...d collected prices of sildenafil (Viagra) for male erectile
dysfunctionand finasteride (Propecia) for male baldness. These drugs were sold by allsites and were the drugs sold most often. The researchers compared the Internetcosts of the drugs and physician consultations with the median costs of thedrugs in fi...
Impotence may be early warning of heart disease
..., physicians should determine the cause of a man's erectile
dysfunction and recommend additional evaluation in...eart attacks and strokes -- may manifest itself as erectile
dysfunction before the disease becomes apparent in other arteries. This provides a wonderful opport...
Society for the Study of Impotence 2000 Fall Research Meeting In Cleveland September 15-17
... between prostate cancer treatments and developing erectile
dysfunction. In addition to these new research fi...n several key topics in sexual medicine, including erectile
dysfunction after treatment for prostate cancer, the psychogenic causes of sexual disorders, and ora...
Beyond Viagra: other phosphodiesterase inhibitors are candidates for potential therapies
... to erection. During sexual stimulation, men with erectile
dysfunction may have trouble producing enough cGMP. Normally, the PDE breaks down the cGMP into molecules that cannot cause erection. By inhibiting the breakdown of cGMP, Viagra leads to more cGMP. In other words, PDEs cause reductions in the neede...
Smokers more likely to experience impotence, Wake Forest study shows
...ressure who smoke are 26 times more likely to have erectile
dysfunction --impotence -- than nonsmokers, John S...ta are the first to quantify a 26-fold increase in erectile
dysfunction among primary care men with hypertension who also currently smoke, a rate that is also t...
Regular cycling can improve sexual function in men with heart failure
... such as Viagra, a prescription drug used to treat erectile
dysfunction, because of a potentially lethal interaction between the two. Patients who exercise instead of taking drugs to address sexual dysfunction avoid the problem of interaction with the nitrate medicine that many heart failure patients take, Be...
Medicalising sex damages relationships
...exual pleasure and improve aesthetics. In America, erectile
dysfunction is estimated to affect half of men aged 40-70 and 70% of men over 70. This high level of sexual dysfunction may simply reflect peoples expectations and feelings of inadequacy in the light of the escalating sexualisation of our culture, th...
Viagra significantly effective, well-tolerated for men taking multiple blood pressure treatments
...a (sildenafil citrate) for 12 weeks to treat their erectile
dysfunction (ED), according to data scheduled to b...zer, Viagra is the breakthrough oral treatment for erectile
dysfunction that has been found to be effective and well tolerated in over 100 completed and ongoing...
Pfizers 'tune-up for life' (TM) identifies heart disease risks among race fans
...nings for blood pressure, cholesterol, glucose and erectile
dysfunction (ED). Screenings of 24,000 people revealed that 56 percent of men and 40 percent of women had not seen their doctor in at least a year. The screenings also found that 43 percent of men and 26 percent of women screened had high blood pre...
First ethnicity-specific erectile dysfunction study shows prevalence among Hispanic American men
...imate race and ethnic-specific prevalence rates of erectile
dysfunction (ED) in the US among men aged 40 and over, approximately 20 percent of Hispanic American men were found to have moderate to severe ED, according to data presented at the annual meeting of the American Urological Association. In the first...
First study of Viagra(R) in black men demonstrates treatment as effective, well tolerated
...y of Viagra (sildenafil citrate) in black men with erectile
dysfunction (ED), approximately eight out of 10 patients reported improvement in their erectile
function and ability to have sexual intercourse after taking Viagra for six weeks, according to data...
Viagra helps men with heart failure
...AS, Aug. 6 - Men with congestive heart failure and erectile
dysfunction (ED) safely used sildenafil (Viagra) t...d with higher scores on a questionnaire related to erectile
function. "Frequently, CHF patients, and especially their wives, are afraid their spouses will have ...
Studies define biochemical structure that keeps blood pressure low, bypass grafts open
...sulting hypertension, heart and kidney disease and erectile
dysfunction. "We propose that when the enzyme sGC is not part of the structure, this contributes to cardiovascular disease," Dr. Catravas said. "We are saying that one of the reasons nitric oxide is more beneficial than detrimental in the body is be...
Doctors too embarrassed to discuss sex
...nce, treatment for prostate cancer may also affect erectile
function. Women with ovarian cancer worry whether sex is safe or even infectious. "It is easy for health care professionals to assume that their patients' sex life is irrelevant, particularly if the patient is old or terminally ill," she said. For...
Scientific task force to examine usefulness of testosterone replacement therapy in older men
...decreasing testosterone levels. Some men who have erectile
difficulty(impotence), for instance, may be tempte...osterone. However, in the vast majority of cases, erectile
difficulties are due to circulatory problems, not low testosterone. Still, a small percentage of m...
Annals of Internal Medicine, tip sheet, August 5, 2003
...data on 31,742 men aged 53 to 90, found finds that erectile
dysfunction (ED) is common among older men and inc...e, p. 161). Overall, one-third of the men reported erectile
dysfunction in the previous three months. Seventy-four percent of men younger than 59 reported "good...
Viagra (R) can take effect in as little as 14 minutes in many men, study shows
...York, NY, September 9, 2003 -- A study of men with erectile
dysfunction (ED) found that within 14 minutes more...fizer, Viagra is a breakthrough oral treatment for erectile
dysfunction that has been found to be effective and well tolerated in over 130 completed and ongoing...
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