If alcohol reduces the blood supply to the important area, that would account for the symptoms. Injections depend on there being a good blood flow to the area, so anything reducing that could cause a flop. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alcohol_and_sex
says that alcohol causes the body to slow down, so maybe that includes blood supply.
Age 63 at diagnosis, now 64.
No symptoms; PSA 5.7; Gleason 4+5=9; cancer in 4 of 12 cores.Operation:
Non-nerve sparing RRP on 7 March 2008.
Two nights in hospital; catheter out after 7 days.Post-op:
Continent; no pads needed from the get-go.
Pathology showed organ confined and negative margins. Gleason downgraded to 4+4=8.PSAs:
6-week : <0.05
13-month: 0.07 (start of a trend?)
19-month: 0.09 (maybe)ED:
After a learning curve, Bimix injections (0.2ml) worked well. From 14 months, occasional nocturnal erections. Have "graduated" to just the pump.