For men with performance issues who are physically healthy, Boyle often prescribes counseling, such as marriage counseling for men with relationship issues or psychiatric help for men who are preoccupied with a problem in penile appearance. For young men with sexual performance problems and no signs of physical problems, Boyle may prescribe counseling and a low dose of Viagra as they work out issues of insecurity. "They need reassurance from a physician that everything is OK," she says.
Leaving a cock ring on too long (more than 30 minutes, or after the penis starts to numb or pale) can cause major damage to the penis. Penis pumps are safe as long as you don't have a congenital bleeding disorder, but may cause minor bruising or decreased ejaculate volume. Avoid both devices if you have an injury to the genitals, or a condition that puts you at risk for priapism.
Many manufacturers market the products as dietary supplements because the products contain natural ingredients, including vitamins and minerals. When shopping for male enhancement products, read the label carefully. You might find that the product contains the same ingredients as those found in a multivitamin. You should also look at what the product does because not all supplements promise the same thing. Some shoppers want a male enhancement supplement that increases stamina, but some men want a product that only contains natural ingredients.