Aa
Aa
A
A
A
Close
Avatar universal

Erectile Dysfunction

I haven't had an erection in at least 6  yrs......I am 53, I'm a diabetic, my ac1 is a 8, I take 2mg film suboxone a day for a hydrocodone addction I have. been taking the suboxone for 3 yrs and my addiction started about 5 yrs ago.  my erection problem started a yr or so before addiction......My question:  do I give up hope on ever having an erection again?????   I've been married for 25yrs.....wife says its no big deal......we are intimate, with oral and hands......is there no hope of me ever having an erection again???
1 Responses
11369760 tn?1449504372
Although six years is a long time, I would not give up hope.  You could check with your doctor or pharmacist about the side effects of suboxone in case that is having an influence on your inability to have erections.  It's good that you and your wife are still intimate.  If you are due for a physical, mention your situation to the doctor at that visit.
Have an Answer?

You are reading content posted in the Erectile Dysfunction Community

Top Sexual Health Answerers
139792 tn?1498585650
Indore, India
11369760 tn?1449504372
Southwest , MI
Learn About Top Answerers
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
Dim the lights and break out the…eggs? These 10 foods will kick your sex drive into high gear.
Here are 16 facts you need to know to protect yourself from contracting or spreading a sexually transmitted disease.
The surprising benefits of getting busy
Pain, cramps and spotting — when should you call the doctor?
How do you keep things safer between the sheets? We explore your options.
Can HIV be transmitted through this sexual activity? Dr. Jose Gonzalez-Garcia answers this commonly-asked question.