Avatar universal

Does excessive masturbation lead to erectile dysfunction?

I'm 21 years old. I've been masturbating excessively for the past 10 years by rubbing my penis on the bed. It sometimes goes up to more than 10 times a day. Lately, I was involved in my first sexual intercourse but could not get an erection. The penis used get soft within seconds of erection. Please help me treat this problem. I'm not obese. Also, I quit cigarette smoking since 2 months.
2 Responses
Avatar universal
Not a professional Urologist here, but I am a professional masturbater (practice makes perfect). I don't think you have anything to worry about reddytej. A man of your age is frequently horny which is why you masturbate frequently. With regards to your erectile dysfunction, I have no doubt it was merely a case of nervousness. Erections require uninterrupted arousal which is simple when one is pleasing himself or herself, but once another person is involved then performance anxiety and self-consciousness can become involved. Don't worry a thing about it. Just go slow with your next partner, enjoy lot's of foreplay to achieve maximum arousal, and let yourself be free to simply enjoy the stimulation. f your worried about attractiveness and feeling self-conscious, just remember you would never have gotten this far if you partner wasn't completely turned on by you. Have fun, play safe, and be assured you are not in any way unusual.  :)
1340994 tn?1374193977
The only problem I have heard of is masturbating prone.  If that is the position you use, stop that position as it leads to nerve damage.  
Have an Answer?

You are reading content posted in the Urology Community

Top Urology Answerers
11369760 tn?1449504372
Southwest , MI
Learn About Top Answerers
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
Dr. Jose Gonzalez-Garcia provides insight to the most commonly asked question about the transfer of HIV between partners.
STDs aren't transmitted through clothing. Fabric is a germ barrier.
Normal vaginal discharge varies in color, smell, texture and amount.
Bumps in the genital area might be STDs, but are usually not serious.
Chlamydia, an STI, often has no symptoms, but must be treated.
For people with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), the COVID-19 pandemic can be particularly challenging.