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Review: could Myasthenia gravis cause Erection problems?

Summary: Erection problems could be caused by Myasthenia gravis, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, and take Mestinon.

We study 1,235 people who have Myasthenia gravis from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

On Apr, 15, 2014: 1,235 people who have myasthenia gravis are studied. Among them, 1 (0.08%) has Erection Problems. They amount to 0.00% of all the 132,902 people who have Erection Problems on eHealthMe.

Trend of Erection problems in myasthenia gravis reports

Gender of people who have myasthenia gravis and experienced Erection problems * :

FemaleMale
Erection problems0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have myasthenia gravis and experienced Erection problems * :

Erection problems0.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00
n/a

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Erection problems0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

n/a

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Mestinon (1 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • From this study (7 days ago):

  • Started on doxycycline for possible infection. After about 7 to 8 days of doxycycline use, myasthenia symptoms became severe. Will discontinue use of doxycycline,

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  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • Having severe erectal dysfunction for the past month

    Reply

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • After having testosterone injections for about 4 months, received no relief from ED. However became short of breath and was later diagnosed with a paralyzed diaphragm. I believe the injections caused this problem.

    Reply

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