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Treatment Options Pros Cons
PDE5 Inhibitors
  • Oral
  • Easy to take
  • Relatively inexpensive
  • Non-invasive
  • 30%-35% of men don’t respond
  • Cannot take if on nitrates or if you have advanced cardiovascular disease
  • 17% Loss of efficacy leads to discontinuation
Intraurethral Gels
  • Few side effects
  • Requires training to be able to administer
  • Can cause pain when inserted
  • Only 43%-60% effective
Injectables
  • Few side effects
  • Up to 90% effective
  • Injection
  • Can cause priapism and penile pain
Testosterone
  • Topical and patch formulations are easy to administer
  • Only effective in men with hypogonadism
  • IM injection is painful
Vacuum Therapy
  • No systemic side effects
  • Very inexpensive
  • 70% – 94% effective
  • Unnatural erection
  • Can cause pain, numbness, and bruising
  • Can cause trapped ejaculation
Implant
  • Highly effective
  • Requires surgery and anesthesia
  • Irreversible
  • Unnatural erection
  • Eventually requires replacement
Herbals
  • All Natural (Plant Derived)
  • No Prescription Required
  • Not as effective
  • Unregulated
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