Erectile dysfunction is a very common cause prevalent in the male. It can be defined as “An inability to keep an erection for long enough to finish mating”. It is also called as impotence. It can prevail in a man of any age, but mostly it is seen in men older than 75 years of age.
Is Age has a role to play in Erectile Dysfunction
Erectile dysfunction is not a part of getting older, but it is naturally true that as aging proceeds, there is a difficulty in erection and stimulation. But according to Ayurveda, older men should be able to get an erection and enjoy mating.
Cause Of Erectile Dysfunction
Erectile dysfunction can occur due to various causes. These causes can be physical or psychological.
(A)Physical Cause– It is the narrowing of the blood vessel of the penis due to long-standing and long medical history of high blood pressure, high cholesterol can also cause erectile dysfunction. Surgical and trauma injury or hormonal problem can also lead to erectile dysfunction.
(I) Brain or Spinal Cord Injury.
(II)Hardening of the arteries of the heart.
(III)Some prostate or bladder surgery.
(B)Psychological cause includes –Depression, Anxiety and problems in the relationships. Problems related to sexual partner can also cause erectile dysfunction.
Risk factor For Erectile Dysfunction
There are certain risk factors caused by erectile dysfunction.
• Lack of exercise
• Metabolic Syndrome. (Explanation Below)
• High Blood pressure
• High Blood Cholesterol.
Metabolic Syndrome- Metabolic Syndrome is a combination of a medical syndrome that increases the risk of developing cardiovascular disease and diabetes.
Stress can also be a factor for metabolic disorders. The most important factor for metabolic disorder includes
(2) Genetic factor
(5) Sedentary life style ie, low physical activity and excess calorie intake.
Ayurvedic Treatment for Erectile Dysfunction
Erectile dysfunction can be treated by Ayurvedic treatment. Ayurvedic treatment of Erectile dysfunction involves complete Vajikarana Therapy. The “Apaanavayuu is one of the five types of Vayuu that is located in the testicle, urinary bladder, phallus, umbilicus, thigh .groin, anus and colon. The function of Apaanvayuu is the ejaculation of semen.
According to Ayurveda, erection requires a series of events and erectile dysfunction occurs when any of the events are distributed. Nerve is an important part of nervous system. Nerve impulse is the brain, Spinal column around the penis and response in muscle fibrous tissue constitute these events.
VAJIKARANA THERAPY FOR ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION
According to Ayurveda, Vaajikarana therapy for erectile dysfunction leads to
*Good Strength and potency to produce healthy offspring.
*Increased span of erection.
AYURVEDIC MEDICINES FOR ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION
(3) Chandraprabha Bati.
(4) Swapnadosh Bati
(5) Musli Paak
Lifestyles to cure erectile dysfunction
1) Regularly consume Vahikarana preparation for erectile dysfunction.
2) Do not control natural urge of sex.
3) Keep a gap of four days between two consecutive mating.
4) Massage body with herbal oil, especially Ayurvedic preparation.
5) Try to avoid hot, spicy and bitter food.
6) Practice meditation and yoga regularly.
7) Try to avoid long hour working.
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