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Im 82 and have not had sex in almost 5yrs. because of wife's

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im 82 and have not had sex in almost 5yrs. because of wife's illness, in addition my testicles have shrunk. how can I regenerate tem if at all.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.

Hi there,
This is Dr Basu, Experienced Specialist.
I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.

I understand your concerns.

With aging the body's testosterone production declines resulting in shrinkage of testicles.

Now the endogenous testosterone production can be boosted by the GnRH analogs like HCG injections.

However, they have several side effects precluding their use at your age.

Prescription medications like viagra, cialis can be used as needed to help with achieving good quality erection for sexual function.

Testicular size does not matter with erection.

Certain natural supplements may provide some benefits as well.

Tribulus is one such supplement available in the market.

The dose is about 400 mg daily.

Ginkgo biloba is another herbal supplement that may help with increased blood circulation at 80 mg 3 times daily dose.

Their efficacy is not proven but something may show some benefits.

Please discuss with your doctor also.

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