The male reproductive system consists of
- Prostate gland
- Cowper’s gland
- Vas defrens
- Seminiferous tubules
Read complete description of each of these parts of the male reproductive system here: Male Reproductive System
About half of men in their 40s, in India, diagnosed with erectile dysfunction have diabetes.
- Cardiovascular disease.
- Diabetic patients may present with erectile dysfunction because of the effect of elevated levels of sugar on the integrity of the nerves.
- Erectile dysfunction refers to an inability on the part of the male partner to get erect posture of the penis.
- Metabolic syndrome.
- Neurological disorders.
- Pelvic surgery.
- Depression and psychiatric drugs.
- Psychological and interpersonal problems.
- Symptoms of benign prostate hyperplasia.
Ayurvedic Remedies for Premature Ejaculation (PE) (Spermatorrhoea), Erectile Dysfunction (ED) and Low Sperm Count (Oligozoospermia)
- Ashwagandha churna – 1 tsp with warm milk twice daily.
- Shilajeet – 1 capsule twice daily with water.
- Kiwancha – 2 tsp. with warm milk thrice daily.
- Vrahta-vangeshvara-rasa – 1 tablet thrice daily with milk and butter.
- Manamanthabhra rasa – 1 tablet with warm milk twice daily.
- Kawacha-pustika – 1 tsp. with warm milk twice daily.
- Sukhavirechana churana – 1-2 tsp. at night with warm milk.
Counselling will also help relieve symptoms in most cases.
Read about Ayurvedic experimental studies and clinical trials done on the following ayurvedic medicines here: Research Studies on PE and ED
- Sahastraputi Abhraka Bhasma
- Naga Bhasma
- Swarna vanga
- Vanga Bhasma
- Virya Sthambhak Vati
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