Erectile dysfunction in spina bifida is treatable

Lancet. 1999 Jul 10;354(9173):125-6. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(99)02480-0.

Abstract

We undertook a prospective, blinded, randomised, placebo-controlled, dose escalation, crossover study that showed that erectile dysfunction in spina bifida is medically treatable, specifically with sildenafil citrate.

Publication types

  • Clinical Trial
  • Letter
  • Randomized Controlled Trial
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Analysis of Variance
  • Cross-Over Studies
  • Erectile Dysfunction / drug therapy*
  • Erectile Dysfunction / etiology
  • Humans
  • Phosphodiesterase Inhibitors / therapeutic use*
  • Piperazines / therapeutic use*
  • Purines
  • Sildenafil Citrate
  • Single-Blind Method
  • Spinal Dysraphism / complications*
  • Sulfones

Substances

  • Phosphodiesterase Inhibitors
  • Piperazines
  • Purines
  • Sulfones
  • Sildenafil Citrate