Weak Erections

Weak erections can be stressful. You are not alone and there are many causes. It can sometimes be fixed with tweaking your lifestyle, but if your failure to launch is persistent and the reason for it is not obvious, don’t sweat it. SouthWest Urology can help.

What causes weak erections?

3 common causes of weak erections are:

  • Arterial disease causing blockage of blood vessels going to the penis
  • Venous leakage which causes the blood that creates and erection to escape
  • Low testosterone

Other causes of weak erections are:

  • Obesity
  • Hair loss medications
  • Stress
  • Performance anxiety
  • Alcohol intake
  • Use of recreational drugs

Some common conditions this symptom is linked to include:

Erectile Dysfunction

Low Testosterone

Contact SouthWest Urology if you or a loved one are experiencing any of the symptoms listed on this page. Our team will make every effort to see you right away and get a diagnosis as soon as possible.

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