Step 4: Read and complete the decision guide to learn more about your symptoms.
Treatment of Impotence
Some men cannot take PDE5 drugs because of underlying medical problems, or because of possible severe drug reactions.
Common reasons that men cannot use PDE5 drugs include
severe heart disease
regular use of heart medications such as nitroglycerin or isosorbide
severe high blood pressure that is either not controlled or that requires several medications to keep under control.
regular use of an alpha blocker medication such as tamsulosin (Flomax), doxazosin (Cardura), terazosin (Hytrin), prazosin (Minipress), or alfuzosin (Uroxatral).
- Abdomen and Pelvis
- See also
- Acid Reflux Treatment
- Blood in the Urine in Men
- Causes of Impotence
- Colon Cancer Screening
- Constipation in Adults
- Difficulty Passing Urine
- Intestinal Gas Guide
- Loss of Control of Urine in Men
- Lumps or Pain Within the Scrotum
- Nausea and Vomiting
- Painful or Frequent Urination in Men
- Penis Pain, Sores, Discharge or Lumps
- Rectal Bleeding
- Rectal Pain or Itching
- Recurring Abdominal Pain
- Sexual Problems in Men
- Treatment of Impotence
- Understanding New and Severe Abdominal Pain
- Understanding PSA
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