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I am a male, 66 yrs old, cannot ejaculate, have been able to

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I am a male, 66 yrs old, cannot ejaculate, have been able to do so all my life, however, since my Mother's death, I refused to ejaculate, now I cannot. Is the adage if you do not use it you lose it? I am in therapy regarding my situation. Any suggestions?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.


Welcome to just answer.

You need to see a urologist.

This can actually represent prostate disease.

It can be worse with psychological problems, but prostate treatment might be in order.

There are medications that can help with this specifically.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have had routine prostate exams, a digital rectal exam a year ago. However, after trying to resolve medication issues, I have reduced the xanax I took for 10 years. Also, I have taken effexor for the past 15yrs. and I could achieve a successful ejaculation, however in the past 7 years, I had no desire to do so as I felt guilty about my Mom's death. Guilt can be devastating, I am addressing the guilt, now, I cannot achieve a ejaculation climax.
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.


So what is your question at this point?

Expert:  Nadim Al-Mubarak replied 1 year ago.