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What Are the Main Sexual Problems in Men?

Do you want to know what are the main sexual problems in men? If so, you find the right article. We will tell you shortly.

If you want to have healthy sexual performance, you need to know some useful information. When you face sexual problems, you have to learn more about them.

Besides hurting male ego, sexual problems can be a sign of severe health disorders. It can be cured. You should talk to your physician to find the real cause of the problem. And then, he will tell you a treatment plan.

Below are the main sexual problems that men face and what you can do about it.

Erectile Dysfunction

ED is a disease when a man cannot get or sustain erection hard enough for sexual intercourse. To fix this issue, first what you need to do is to find the underlying cause. You have to limit smoking, maintain healthy cholesterol levels, lose extra weight.


  • Lifestyle changes;
  • Drugs. For example, Viagra, Cialis, and Levitra.

You can also take natural supplements, for instance, VigRX Plus.

Ejaculatory Dysfunction

Premature ejaculation is the most spread kind of this dysfunction. Premature ejaculation is when a man’s ejaculation starts after 1-2 minutes after sexual intercourse. This is a common problem. About one in three men have premature ejaculation at some point in their life.

It is more prevalent than ED. It is also the most spread sexual problem in men under 40.

Premature ejaculation can be treated with:

  • Antidepressant drugs;
  • Application of topical anesthetics. It decreases sensation which in turn delay ejaculation.

Testosterone Deficiency Syndrome (hypogonadism)

This condition can influence not only your sexual life but your mood, energy, muscle mass and bone health as well.

If you cannot achieve or sustain an erection, your health care provider may ask you to do a blood test. It will show whether you have low testosterone.

Hypogonadism is treated with testosterone replacement therapy. To increase your testosterone to an average level, a regular follow-up will be needed.  But not all people who have low T levels can have hypogonadism, though.

Peyronie’s Disease

It is a curvature of the manhood. In severe cases, it can be painful. Man cannot even have sexual intercourse.

Penile organ deformation appears due to scar tissue. Guys experience pain when their penis is erect for 1-2 years.

Peyronie’s disease can be treated with:

  • Surgery;
  • Injection (Note: This method is still being tested).


Unable to achieve and maintain an erection is a problem. So is a prolonged erection.

That’s right. Prolonged erection or priapism, is also a sexual problem. People who have an erection that lasts more than 4 hours must immediately seek the help of the doctor. This condition must be treated after 8 hours when this condition was begun. Otherwise, you can get constant damage to your male organ.

This issue can be caused by erectile dysfunction drugs. Medicines like Viagra have such side effect. Don’t worry. It is a rare one.

However, priapism has more chances to happen when this types of medications are used as an injection in the organ. It may happen because of sickle cell disease, some psychiatric drugs or cocaine use.


  • draining the extra blood from the penile organ;
  • drugs to restrict blood circulation in the penile area;
  • surgery.

Do you have any of these problems? If you do, the first thing you need to do is to consult with your doctor.