CPAP Machines May Help Erectile Dysfunction

For men with obstructive sleep apnea who don’t use a continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machine, this might give you a reason to get one: CPAP machines may help your erectile dysfunction.

About obstructive sleep apnea

Snoring may be at the butt of a lot of jokes, but it’s often a symptom of something more serious. Obstructive sleep apnea is due to upper airway narrowing or collapse and it’s typically characterized in varying degrees of not breathing—usually for at least 10 seconds at a time.

More than 18 million Americans have obstructive sleep apnea, which can be caused or compounded by smoking, alcohol, sedatives or obesity.

Wondering if you might have obstructive sleep apnea? In addition to snoring, the symptoms including daytime sleepiness, waking up with a dry mouth or sore throat, or morning headaches. If you’d like more conclusive evidence, talk to your doctor about getting a sleep study.

How CPAP machines help erectile dysfunction

CPAP machines delivery a constant air supply through a hose and mask while you sleep.

It’s not difficult to figure out how getting better quality sleep and more oxygen could help erectile dysfunction. Not to mention that snoring less makes your partner happier.

Treating erectile dysfunction with Viagra

Although CPAP machines may help men with obstructive sleep apnea, the erectile dysfunction drug Viagra may help men with or without the disorder. In fact, Viagra is the best-selling erectile dysfunction in the world and works for more than 80% of men with erectile dysfunction.

Viagra is available by prescription from medical providers. This helps the FDA ensure that the Viagra you’re getting is pure and effective. Too often, fake Viagra sold on the Black Market is ineffective at best, and dangerous at worst. Some of the fake Viagra that’s been seized by authorities has been found to contain toxins like road paint, detergent and even arsenic.

Getting a prescription for Viagra will also give you the opportunity to discuss any other underlying health conditions that may be causing your erectile dysfunction, such as diabetes, high blood pressure or being obese.

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