If PE occurs infrequently, there is no
need for treatment.
A man may need PE treatment when he:
- Almost always ejaculates within
one minute of penetration
- Is unable to delay ejaculation
during sex all or nearly all the time
- Feels distressed, frustrated and
tends to avoid sexual intimacy because of PE
Premature ejaculation is poorly understood. It is now thought to be caused by a combination of psychological and other conditions.
Psychological factors include:
- Early sexual experiences
- Sexual abuse
- Poor body image
- Anxiety and stress
- Worrying about premature ejaculation
- Guilty feelings that increase your tendency to rush through sexual encounters
Other conditions include:
Both psychological and other factors play a role in premature ejaculation. Although many men feel embarrassed talking about it, premature ejaculation is a common and treatable condition.
The use of certain drugs, counseling and sexual techniques can delay ejaculation and help improve the sexual experience.
There is a drug approved for treatment of PE called Priligy
. Cross Street Medical
offers treatment for PE. Speak to our doctors about what you may need.