There are treatments available that can help delay and control premature ejaculation
Get tips about how to talk to your doctor about effective treatments available for premature ejaculation
It is important to provide support to your partner to seek treatment and manage this common condition.Your understanding goes
a long way.
Recognised as a medical condition by global health organisations 1,2,7, premature ejaculation is the inability to control or delay ejaculation before or shortly after penetration.2 It is also commonly known as ‘premature orgasm’, ‘early ejaculation’, ‘coming (cumming) too quickly’, ‘come (cum) too fast’ or ‘rapid ejaculation’.
Erectile dysfunction (ED) is the inability to obtain an erection, or the loss of erection before ejaculation, whereas premature ejaculation (PE) is the inability to control ejaculation. Some men with PE also have ED.8 PE and ED are different conditions and require different treatments.9
Up to one-in-three men may experience some form of PE at some point in their lives.1–6 PE affects men of all ages.3,5
Being unable to control ejaculation can lead to a decrease in quality of life and sexual satisfaction for couples. PE is frustrating, and can lower self-confidence and disrupt relationships and intimacy.2
This website provides up-to-date, balanced information about premature ejaculation and available treatments. So, whether you are a man with premature ejaculation or the partner of someone experiencing premature ejaculation, this site can be your first step towards taking control of premature ejaculation in your life.
Once you have the information you are looking for, the next step will be to speak to a doctor. Premature ejaculation is a sexual dysfunction so your doctor will be in the best position to discuss evidenced based treatment that will help you gain control over premature ejaculation.