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How common is impotence in older men?

Dr. Michael Roizen, MD
Internal Medicine
Impotence is psychologically and emotionally devastating. Recent data reveal that over 30 percent of all men over fifty who don't have prostate problems have erectile dysfunction. (A much higher percentage have erectile dysfunction if they have prostate problems.) Also, only 10 percent of men over age eighty rated their sexual functioning as fair or better. (No wonder Viagra is such a success!)
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