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I start off with a rock hard erection but during sex it softens up if that normal?
Submitted: 11 years ago.
Category: Relationship
Expert:  Nick Sparks replied 11 years ago.
"Normal" is not the right word, but it is not uncommon.

The less sex you have, the longer your erection should last
before getting worn out and softening.

Some men find that certain sexual activities are over-
stimulating and cause the erection to fade. Sometimes this
can be controlled by asking the partner not to move as
much, or not to stroke certain areas, as appropriate.

Discussion with male friends finds that we all pretty much
agree that a guy who hasn't had sex in a couple of days
shouldn't regularly lose his erection during sex. I think
you'll have to do some experimenting to try to figure out if
the problem is physical, mental, or associated with
something your partner is doing or not doing.

Bring it up with your doctor if it persists. He'll probably give
you some Viagra to try on an experimental basis to see if it
makes a difference. That will tell you a lot about the cause
of the phenomenon.

Nick

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