Premature Ejaculation

Premature ejaculation is a common condition. There’s no need to live with premature ejaculation when there are treatments that can help. Premature ejaculation is defined by ejaculation that occurs sooner than you or your partner would prefer. An estimated one out of every three men reporting the issue at one point or another. Occasional premature ejaculation is perfectly normal and is nothing to be concerned about.
Ejaculation ends the central part of sexual activity for a man. Anxiety about premature ejaculation can  cause relationship stress.


What causes premature ejaculation?

Many different factors can contribute to premature ejaculation. Some of those causes are within your control, while others are not. Potential causes include:

  • Sexual abuse
  • Negative early sexual experiences
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Hormonal imbalance
  • Neurological problems
  • Inflammation in your urethra or prostate
  • Genetic problems
  • Anxiety or depression

Many issues respond best to early treatment.