How Does Drinking Alcohol Affect My Ability to Have an Erection?

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One of the things that a lot of people don't realize is that alcohol adversely affects your erection, how could that be? Well alcohol is a depressant listen, if I drink alcohol, just two glasses for me, I'm out cold, I'm exhausted, I'm tired, and I can fall asleep within an hour, well it's true for most men it is a depressant.

Now a lot of people can drink more than me but when you drink alcohol it is a depressant, so while a little bit of alcohol may increase your desire to have sex, too much while decrease your ability to have sex and you could forget about it. So a lot of people think I'm going to go out for dinner, have a big dinner my stomach is full, I'll drink alcohol and have sex.

Well guess what? At the end of the day, when you tired after a big meal and alcohol specifically alcohol may not allow you to have the sex that you want to have. Men who drink alcohol excessively for years, let's face it. If you're an alcoholic then you have liver problems, and that affects your ability to have an erections in a different way in that you literally formed too much estrogens in your body and that is not good, so alcoholics tend to have erectile dysfunction because of excessive drinking over the years.

So please at all level, cut it down one or two glasses a day max.