Cigarette smoking, hypertension and erectile dysfunction.

  • Andrea Ledda
  • Published 2000 in Current medical research and opinion
Smoking is associated with an increased risk of developing erectile dysfunction (ED). For example, in the Massachusetts Male Aging Study (MMAS), cigarette smoking amplified the risk of ED associated with other risk factors (e.g. hypertension, diabetes and dyslipidaemia) or with ageing. At the molecular level, several changes associated with smoking have… CONTINUE READING