Ro Launches Direct-To-Consumer Site To Treat Women ’s Hot Flashes And Other Menopause Symptoms
Direct-to-consumer telehealth startup Ro launched in 2017 selling erectile dysfunction pills to men. Now, it ’s launching a new brand for women in “midlife” with drugs for treating some of the symptoms of menopause. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - March 20, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Michela Tindera, Forbes Staff Source Type: news

Study suggests personality tests may improve care for prostate cancer patients
(European Association of Urology) Scientists have found that men with high neuroticism -- between a quarter and a fifth of men in developed countries -- are significantly more likely to suffer from adverse events such as erectile dysfunction and incontinence, which may put their recovery from prostate cancer surgery at risk. The researchers say that this means cancer teams may need to consider testing for personality types to try to ensure that patients being treated for prostate cancer receive the best care. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - March 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Feds indict OP man over illicit ED drugs
An Overland Park man has been indicted for allegedly importing and selling erectile dysfunction drugs from China that he touted as "all-natural, herbal supplements," The Kansas City Star reports. He faces one count each of conspiracy and introducing misbranded drugs into interstate commerce. Richard Shepard, 59, sold the "herbal supplements" wholesale to adult novelty stores throughout the U.S., but didn't inform them that the pills also contained some of the same ingredients found in Viagra and… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - March 14, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Only 9 tbsp of olive oil a week can improve erectile dysfunction by up to 40%
(Natural News) Men suffering from erectile dysfunction may find an ally in olive oil, a study in the journal Circulation suggests. In their study, researchers from the University of Athens have found that just nine tablespoons of olive oil can greatly improve symptoms of erectile dysfunction by as much as 40 percent. This is much better than... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Man, 41, needs hospital treatment to end a 22 HOUR erection 'caused by illegal tanning supplement'
The unidentified man bought melanotan, which is not licensed in the UK, at a bodybuilding shop in Scotland, where he lives. Doctors reported that he now suffers with erectile dysfunction. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Melanotan-induced priapism: a hard-earned tan - Dreyer BA, Amer T, Fraser M.
Melanocortin analogues, such as melanotan, are illegally used for artificial tanning. They have also been suggested as possible therapeutic agents in the treatment of erectile dysfunction. This case study presents a patient attending the accident and emerg... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Dr Reddy's launches erectile dysfunction treatment drug in US
Tadalafil tablets are a therapeutic equivalent generic version of Adcirca tablets, Dr Reddy's Laboratories said in a BSE filing. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - February 12, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Men who paid $1,500 for erectile dysfunction drugs that left them permanently disfigured sue clinic
Two men both  say their lives were ruined by The Alabama Men's Clinic, which had run a series of glitzy ads on a local sports station promising instant results. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Men who paid $1,500 for erectile dysfunction drugs that left them permanently disfigured sue clinic
Two men both say their lives were ruined by The Alabama Men's Clinic, which had run a series of glitzy ads on a local sports station promising instant results. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Boston Sci ’s BPH Treatment Effective in Preserving Sexual Function After 4 Years
Boston Scientific revealed promising 4-year-data from a post-market clinical trial evaluating the Rezūm Water Vapor Therapy in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Results from the Marlborough, MA-based company’s trial show the device provides sexual function four years after the treatment. The clinical trial results showed a surgical retreatment rate of 4.4% and no new adverse events noted between years three and four. The clinical results also highlighted continued preservation of sexual function, including no de novo erectile dysfunction reported at four years. The results ...
Source: MDDI - January 28, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: Business Source Type: news

Boston Scientific touts 4-year Rez ūm BPH treatment trial data
Boston Scientific (NYSE:BSX) last Friday released results from a clinical trial of its Rezūm benign prostatic hyperplasia device, touting durable results and the preservation of sexual function at four years post-treatment. Results from the trial are set to be published in the journal Urology, and have already been published online, the Marlborough, Mass.-based company said. “This four-year study supports the use of the first-of-its-kind Rezūm System as a minimally invasive alternative for men with moderate-to-severe BPH who do not want to rely on pharmaceutical management of their symptoms. The data demonstra...
Source: Mass Device - January 28, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Clinical Trials Featured Urology Boston Scientific Source Type: news

Cigarette smoking associated with increased risk of peripheral artery disease in African-Americans
(American Heart Association) African-Americans who smoke cigarettes are more likely than those who don't to have peripheral artery disease (PAD).Those who smoked more than 20 cigarettes a day significantly increased their likelihood of having PAD.PAD is associated with increased cardiovascular morbidity and mortality and can lead to stroke, erectile dysfunction and loss of limbs. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Erectile Dysfunction | Medscape Erectile Dysfunction | Medscape
Review in-depth clinical information, latest medical news, and guidelines for erectile dysfunction (formerly known as male impotence), the causes of erectile dysfunction, and erectile dysfunction treatment, including erectile dysfunction drugs and options for'impotence treatment,'in addition to erectile dysfunction medication. (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Resource Center Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Minute: Don't get tricked into bogus erectile dysfunction treatments
Erectile dysfunction is more common than most men want to admit, but there are plenty of effective and affordable treatments. However, Dr. Tobias Kohler, a Mayo Clinic urologist and sexual health expert, says he sees patients all the time who have been tricked into paying lots of money for questionable treatments that don't work. Watch: [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 14, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Woman accidentally prescribed erectile dysfunction cream for eye condition
When looking for treatment for her eye condition, a woman was incorrectly given an erectile dysfunction cream to be used on her eyes, resulting in chemical injury, according to BMJ Case Reports. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - January 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Happy Together, Inc. Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Product Due to Presence of Undeclared Sildenafil and Tadalafil
Happy Together, Inc. Boynton Beach, FL is voluntarily recalling all lots within expiry of the Rhino 5k capsules to the consumer level. FDA analysis founds these products to be tainted with sildenafil and Tadalafil. Sildenafil/Tadalafil is an FDA approved drug for the treatment of erectile dysfunction, the presence of sildenafil in the Rhino 5k products renders them unapproved drugs for which safety and efficacy have not been established, therefor subject to recall. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - January 8, 2019 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Woman suffered eye injury after being mistakenly prescribed erectile dysfunction cream
An unnamed woman from Glasgow ended up with a swollen, red and infected eye after she was handed Vitarol, a cream designed to give men erections, as a treatment for her dry eye syndrome. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Brushing teeth twice a day could prevent erectile dysfunction
Researchers at Jinan University in China reviewed studies of more than 200,000 men – in the past scientists have linked both conditions to inflammation in the blood vessels. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Man sues after false cancer diagnosis led him to have his prostate REMOVED
Rickie Lee Huitt, 67, has filed a lawsuit against the Iowa Clinic and Dr Joy Trueblood saying the urinary incontinence and erectile dysfunction side effects strained his relationship with his wife. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can masturbation cause erectile dysfunction?
There are many myths and misconceptions about masturbation, including that it may cause erectile dysfunction. Learn more in this article about why this is not true. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sexual Health / STDs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Diabetes and erectile dysfunction may be genetically linked
A new, large-scale genomic analysis suggests that having a genetic predisposition to type 2 diabetes may cause erectile dysfunction. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation Source Type: news

Type 2 Diabetes Could Be a Cause of Erectile Dysfunction Type 2 Diabetes Could Be a Cause of Erectile Dysfunction
Erectile dysfunction may be caused by type 2 diabetes, mediated by insulin resistance, say European researchers, who suggest that lifestyle changes and diabetes drugs may treat the condition.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - December 26, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Beta Cell Regeneration; Essure's Afterlife; T2D and Erectile Dysfunction
(MedPage Today) -- News and commentary from the endocrinology world (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - December 21, 2018 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Diabetic, 33, with erectile dysfunction hopes a 'vampire penis injection' will allow him to conceive
Jimmy Croxton, 33, of Staffordshire, was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when he was 18 years old. The condition damaged nerves in Mr Croxton's penis, making him unable to conceive. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes is a cause of erectile dysfunction, large study finds
Exeter and Oxford researchers examined health data from more than 220,000 men - and showed that a genetic predisposition to type two diabetes is linked to erectile problems. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Convincing evidence that type 2 diabetes is a cause of erectile dysfunction
(University of Exeter) Evidence that type 2 diabetes is a cause of erectile dysfunction has been found in a large-scale genomic analysis. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - December 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Stop vaping Viagra: FDA urges Americans to avoid e-liquid that contains erectile dysfunction drugs
China-based HelloCig Electronic Tech Company is selling two e-liquids that contain erectile dysfunction drugs. The FDA is cracking down on them. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Some E-Cig Liquids Contain Erectile Dysfunction Drugs: FDA
Title: Some E-Cig Liquids Contain Erectile Dysfunction Drugs: FDACategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/12/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/13/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General - December 13, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Erectile Dysfunction Drugs Found in E-Cig Liquids
Because the products are not properly labeled, they could pose a risk to people who take nitrates for high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol or heart disease. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - December 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Some E-Cig Liquids Contain Erectile Dysfunction Drugs: FDA
Consumers should not use two e-cigarette liquids that contain erectile dysfunction drugs because they may pose health risks, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Tuesday. The two HelloCig e-liquids contain tadalafil and sildenafil, the main... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 12, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

FDA: Some E-Cigarette Liquids Contain Erectile Dysfunction Meds
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 12, 2018 -- Consumers should not use two electronic cigarette liquids that contain erectile dysfunction drugs because they may pose health risks, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Lab tests revealed both sildenafil... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 12, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Health Highlights: Dec. 12, 2018
Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: Some E-Cig Liquids Contain Erectile Dysfunction Drugs: FDA Consumers should not use two e-cigarette liquids that contain erectile dysfunction... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 12, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

FDA warns consumers about e-cigerette liquids laced with erectile dysfunction drug
The FDA is warning consumers, especially men, about using Hello-cig e-juice laced with two erectile dysfunction drugs due to potential interactions with some prescription drugs. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - December 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sexual rehab could have benefits for men with heart disease
(Reuters Health) - A sexual rehabilitation program could help with erectile dysfunction in men who have heart disease, a study from Denmark suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Lifestyle choices and ED: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute
We know that eating right, getting plenty of exercise and not smoking are all good ideas for helping to protect against heart problems.? In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute,?Dr. Tobias Kohler, will explain why the same is true for?erectile dysfunction. To listen, click the link below. Lifestyle choices and ED (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - November 19, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

FDA declines to approve Aquestive's Viagra rival
Aquestive Therapeutics Inc said on Friday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration declined to approve its erectile dysfunction treatment and sought additional data. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Nearly half of over-65s who take statins give them up within a year due to side effects, study shows
Side effects - like risk of diabetes, erectile dysfunction, sleep problems and muscle pain- are putting off 45 per cent of over-65s within 12 months, the study shows. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

P & G pitch contest reveals focus on alternative health care
Procter& Gamble Co. is staging a pitch contest in hopes of developing new health care products, which could range from alleviating symptoms of menopause to treating erectile dysfunction.   The Cincinnati-based maker of consumer goods (NYSE: PG) suggested the company is even interested in products that could manage pain with hemp or cannabis, which are increasingly popular. “Consumers are actively seeking alternative treatments to manage chronic pain due to ineffective treatment s, cost and/or… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - October 31, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Barrett J. Brunsman Source Type: news

Erectile Dysfunction Common in Childhood Cancer Survivors
Hispanic, other race/ethnicity; age at time of study; low testosterone levels were risk factors for ED (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 31, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Pediatrics, Urology, Journal, Source Type: news

Erectile Dysfunction Common in Childhood Cancer Survivors
TUESDAY, Oct. 30, 2018 -- The prevalence of erectile dysfunction (ED) is 29 percent among male childhood cancer survivors (CCS), according to a research letter published online Oct. 4 in JAMA Oncology. Laura van Iersel, M.D., from St. Jude... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 30, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Erectile dysfunction - how the clocks going back this weekend could treat the condition
ERECTILE dysfunction treatments include medicines to lower blood pressure as well as hormone replacement. With the clocks going back this weekend, patients could lower their risk of impotence with the added daytime hour, it ’s been claimed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA: Guess What Is In This Vaping Liquid, Erectile Dysfunction Meds
Here is a stiff warning about a company that allegedly has been putting the ingredients found in Viagra and Cialis in its e-liquids. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 16, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Three natural remedies that treat erectile dysfunction
(Natural News) Erectile dysfunction, also known as impotence, is a bigger problem than it’s often given credit for. Its effects go beyond sexual satisfaction, influencing even its sufferers’ quality of life, relationships, and risk for psychological problems like depression. Although there are medications to address the problem, homeopathic treatments are seen as a safer option... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Erectile dysfunction and heart disease: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute
Erectile dysfunction has been called the canary in the coal mine when it comes to heart disease is men.? In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Stephen Kopecky explains the relationship between E-D and heart disease. To listen, click the link below. Erectile dysfunction and heart disease (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - October 16, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Erectile Dysfunction Common in Childhood Cancer Survivors Erectile Dysfunction Common in Childhood Cancer Survivors
Of a sample of 1021 male survivors of childhood cancer, 29% reported having erectile dysfunction.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Stop vaping Viagra: FDA cracks down on company selling e-liquid for erectile dysfunction in America
The US Food and Drug Administration issued a warning letter to HelloCig Electronic Tech Company on Thursday for selling two e-liquids that contain the erectile dysfunction drug. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gout more linked to genes than diet
Genes more important than diet in causing gout, says study Related items fromOnMedica Obstructive sleep apnea linked with higher risk of gout Men with eating disorders struggle to get help Erectile dysfunction increases cardiovascular risk Job strain linked to heightened risk of early death in men with heart disease/diabetes (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - October 12, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

FDA Says Vape Liquid Contains Erectile Dysfunction Drug
(MedPage Today) -- Company warned to stop selling the illegal products (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 11, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Study: Men Who Smoke Unaware of Erectile Dysfunction Risk
(MedPage Today) -- Impotence warnings might motivate men to kick the habit (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 11, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news