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Life without a prostate….

Had prostate removed 2 years ago…..My PSA level is 0.2 for the the last checkup…. Have not been able to achieve an erection….had pills…any suggestion?

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  • Tnewman
    1 year ago

    My doctor prescribed an erectile pump. Talk to your doctor it was covered by insurance. I am 8 weeks out from surgery and I am seeing a little success. Trying to be hopeful.

  • rchavis
    11 months ago

    If you do have a pump installed find out if you can put insurance on it. I had the surgery, which is Very painful for about two weeks afterwards. Two years later I have have leak and it doesn’t work anymore and my only choice is to have another installed, which I don’t want to do again. So I’m just stuck.😡

  • Richard Faust moderator
    1 year ago

    Hi Immd3415. Sorry you are still having this side effect. Thought this article on ED from our resident expert “Dr. Nick” might be useful: Hope you get some answers soon. Best, Richard ( Team)

  • Will Jones moderator
    1 year ago

    I’m coming up on three months since my surgery. My doctor prescribed Cialis, which I started after a run around with my Medicare supplement insurer. No results so far. My next appointment with my doctor is in August. May have to go to plan B. I did make one important discovery: it’s possible to have an orgasm without having an erection.

  • Immd3415 author
    1 year ago

    two years after removal of prostate….was on Calais…nothing…went on Sildenafil…still nothing…no real erecjion

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