Can stem cell therapy “cure” ED?

Data from eight patients in a small clinical trial have suggested that stem-cell therapy may be able to restore erectile function in men treated for prostate cancer by radical prostatectomy. … READ MORE …

Nearly here … generic Viagra (sildenafil) for all …

On Monday December 11 (next week) phase I of the availability of generic Viagra will kick in (here in the US), and those of us who need / want this product to help cope with ED should see a roughly 50 percent drop in the price … READ MORE …

Is LI-ESWT an effective treatment for ED subsequent to prostate cancer therapy

On our social network yesterday, a new member asked about a form of treatment called “GAINSWave” for men with erectile dysfunction (ED) after treatment for localized prostate cancer. We had never heard of GAINSWave prior to this question. … READ MORE …

Avanafil in treatment of post-surgical ED for men with localized prostate cancer

Data published on line in the Journal of Urology last December suggest that the new PDE5 inhibitor known as avanafil or Stendra® is supposedly effective in combating erectile dysfunction (ED) in just over one-third of men with ED at 6 months after bilateral, nerve-sparing radical prostatectomy. … READ MORE …

Avanafil shows benefit against ED in prostate cancer patients post-surgery

According to media information released earlier today by Vivus, Inc., the company’s selective, investigational phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5) inhibitor known as avanafil has shown positive results in a randomized, double-blind, multi-center, placebo-controlled Phase III clinical trial for the treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED) in patients after a radical prostatectomy. … READ MORE …

Penile implants after prostate cancer treatment

A recent report from John Mulhall’s group at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center has provided data on the use of surgical implantation of penile prostheses for management of erectile dysfunction after treatment for prostate cancer. … READ MORE …

Is ED a cause of depression in prostate cancer patients?

It is unlikely to come as any big surprise to the average prostate cancer patient who was potent before first-line therapy but has erectile dysfunction (ED) afterward that there might be an association between ED and depression after initial treatment for localized prostate cancer. … READ MORE …