The following medicines are licensed, safe and effective erectile dysfunction treatments available in the UK.
Erectile dysfunction is the inability to achieve or maintain an erection that is sufficient for satisfactory sexual intercourse.
In some cases the penis becomes partly erect but not firm enough to have sex effectively. Often there is no swelling or fullness of the penis at all.
Erectile dysfunction is also referred to as impotence and is very common amongst men aged 40 and 70 years old, but can occur in younger men.
A Male Ageing Study showed that 52% of men (aged between 40 and 70 years old) are affected by erection problem.
Physical causes include the narrowing of the blood vessels going to the penis whilst the psychological causes include:
Common symptoms include:
Available treatments for erectile dysfunction: