almost all men - it can be applied to virtually any patient, regardless
of the cause of ED. This includes the typical causes like diabetes and
hypertension. However, for men on anticoagulant therapy (such as Warfarin)
and men with serious medical conditions like a history of priapism,
bleeding disorders, spinal cord tumor, sickle cell anemia, leukemia,
penile tumor or some penile injuries, it is recommended that a doctor
be consulted first.
Safest of all
available treatments - in fact, its exceptionally high safety record
in the USA resulted in vacuum constriction devices (VCDs) being taken
off the American Food and Drug Administration (FDA) prescription list
in September 1997.
and Partner Satisfaction rates - including a 90%+ success rate to
induce a good erection and an 85% partner satisfaction rate. Hence,
it can now be purchased without a doctor's prescription.
Can be used in
conjunction with other treatments - where penile tumescence or stiffness
is not satisfactory.
- unlike medication or surgery, vacuum therapy uses only natural reversible
processes without any side effects.
Confidence Builder - an excellent treatment option for the psychologically
impotent man - another common problem - and can be implemented in such
a way as to allow the patient to gradually become less and less dependent
on it as he gains sexual confidence.
- with a relatively low one-time cost, it is much more affordable than
any other treatment.