Everybody knows that its high values affect health and quality of life in many aspects. Undoubtedly, hypertension and negatively affects our sex life, perhaps much earlier than we predicted and we wanted to be. The fact is that nowadays high blood pressure is a scourge a man of his 40s in many cases even earlier, more often referred for hypertension in children.
The perfidy of hypertension is that it enters into the lives of many people without giving any signs strongly felt. It is almost impossible to determine whether affected with high blood pressure at a time, often misinterpreted sensations and confusion – the only way to determine its true value and thus be monitored by a measurement apparatus.
Here comes one of the main problems in people with high blood pressure, especially when its values not affect physical feeling is stopping drug therapy, initiated by a specialist because of its side effects, and they appear in all types of prescription in his : diuretics, beta blockers, ACE inhibitors, angiotensin receptor blockers, calcium channel blockers.
But not always sexual problems are due to the drugs, experts alert. High blood itself struck by the quality of sex more often, they specify. The problem comes from impaired blood flow and damages the smallest blood vessels, whose lumen is severely narrowed or even blocked. It impairs blood flow in tiny structures as are found in the penis and vagina. High blood pressure can cause erectile dysfunction and ejaculation in men, painful coitus, inability or difficulty reaching orgasm in women and non-achievement of arousal in both sexes.
Before taking dangerous for health action to stop the prescribed therapy for high blood pressure, doctors advised to consult with the treating specialist and discuss all the exciting issues related to treatment and condition, including how they affect your sex life. The doctor must be informed about all medicines being taken, including herbal supplements taken without a prescription – sometimes to blame for the quality of sex can bring unexpected combinations inappropriate for us.