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Erectile Dysfunction (ED)

Erectile dysfunction reversal

02/17/2006

Question:

I have been diagnosed with erectile dysfunction. Caused by smoking. No other physical problems. Blood Pressure O.K., Prostate, Liver, cholesterol all O.K.I have given up smoking now for 7weeks. Will I get back a fully functioning penis? I am taking Viagra to get erect.

Answer:

It is unclear if the damage to the penis caused by smoking will be reversed when you stop smoking.

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Response by:

Allen D Seftel, MD Allen D Seftel, MD
Formerly, Professor of Urology
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University