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Rhino Horns for Erectile Dysfunction?

File this under “Better Late Than Never”: Rhino horns do not treat erectile dysfunction. With several species of rhinos on the verge of extinction, it’s vital that poachers understand that, contrary to what some people believe, there is nothing in ...

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Record Number of Fake Viagra Seized From Gangs in Britain

The Telegraph reported that more than $22 million in bogus or illegal erectile dysfunction pills were seized in 2017 from organized gangs in Britain. That’s a 980% increase over five years ago. The drugs were intercepted at ports and postal ...

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Urinary Incontinence and Erectile Dysfunction: What You Should Know

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Men suffering from urinary incontinence are more likely to suffer from erectile dysfunction and other problems with sexual function than men who have no urinary problems. Both IU and ED are widely seen in older men, an association pointed up ...

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Erectile Dysfunction Drugs Like Viagra May Treat Other Conditions

Viagra may do more than help your erectile dysfunction. According to a piece in the British Journal of Pharmacology, erectile dysfunction drugs, including Viagra, are finding clinical uses for a spectrum of health issues. Viagra and other erectile dysfunction drugs ...

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Tlando Testosterone Drug Rejected by FDA

Lipocone’s testosterone replacement therapy, Tlando, has been rejected by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration again. Sometimes men who suffer from erectile dysfunction are given testosterone in hopes that it will serve as a cure to what ails them. But ...

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DTC Advertising and Viagra: A Match Made in Heaven

Serendipitously, Viagra made its debut only a year after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 1997 significantly relaxed the regulations governing direct-to-consumer (DTC) advertising by the pharmaceutical industry. Although such advertising had been permitted since the 1960s, stringent and ...

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James Cameron Says Vegan Diet Helps Erectile Dysfunction

One of the most famous directors in the world says that he believes a vegan diet could put the erectile dysfunction drug Viagra out of business. In his new documentary, “The Game Changers,” James Cameron attempts to highlight the benefits ...

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What’s Next for Erectile Dysfunction Treatment Vitaros?

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Executives at Apricus Biosciences Inc. hope a mid-April 2018 sit-down with Food and Drug Administration officials will provide a path forward for the company’s proposed Vitaros topical treatment for erectile dysfunction. The FDA rejected the company’s new drug application (NDA) ...

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Jamaica Teeming with Fake Viagra

At a medical conference focused on counterfeiting, the makers of erectile dysfunction drug Viagra demanded that Jamaica take action against an epidemic of fake Viagra circulating through the country. Although part of the problem is that individuals are selling fake ...

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Doctor Deviated from Erectile Dysfunction Standard of Care

A doctor in Ansonia, Connecticut has been disciplined and fined $5,000 for several misjudgments in care, including prescribing excessive doses of opioids without documenting the need for the drugs and deviating from the standard of care in assessing and managing ...

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