What Is an Erectile Dysfunction Pump?

The idea of a local vacuum therapy in receiving medical conditions shown that the courses of the penis vacuum leads to a large part of the cases of the restoration or improvement of erectile function of the penis and its efficiency is much higher than the holding vacuum constrictor therapy at home.


What Does an ED Pump Look Like?

In general, the vacuum system consists of three components – the cylinder, pump and tightening ring, latching at the root of the penis. Cylinders for vacuum treatment systems vary in design, but essentially, they all represent a flask, made of transparent plastic, so that the penis is available when creating under pressure inspection around it. The vacuum pump can be either manual or electric. This type of pump is recommended for patients who have difficulty when using a hand pump may occur.

The vacuum pump is connected to the plastic hose and the cylinder is held in the hand. All devices have inlet mechanisms, which may be included to neutralize the negative pressure, achieved when adequate penile rigidity and detaching ring fixed around the root of the penis.

How to Use ED Pump?


Vacuum therapy – is a procedure produced by a medical pump for the penis, intended to assist in case of problems with erection. Reduced pressure (partial vacuum) mounted in the cylinder, promotes blood flow to the penis due to the difference in air pressure. Thus, is filled with blood and the penis goes over into a state of erection. This principle can be used for getting rid of the problems with erection and sexual dysfunction, as well as to improve sexual health, according to Weill Cornell Medical College.

Who Can Use the Pump?

Most men are somehow convinced that the vacuum pump is only for those who have impaired erection. Of course, the pump helps such people to establish sex life, but it is not the only reason for its application. So why is still need a vacuum pump?

A strong erection. The penis becomes not only hard, but also increases its sensitivity. You get so vivid impressions of sex, which they could not dream of about.

Preparing for sex. Your penis will become much more sensitive, and you will get more pleasure from sex. You can also use it to prepare for oral sex.

Prevention. All men of 30 years are recommended at least once a week to make a “massage” with the help of a vacuum pump in order not to have problems with erection in the future.

Where to Buy ED Pump?

In the selection of a vacuum device, of course, must take into account its price. The physician must have information regarding the prices for various devices for vacuum therapy and give it to the patient. Many large companies offer their customers to use clock telephone line on which the professional staff of the manufacturer provides any advice to the patient about the use of vacuum devices. However, the provision of such services is increasing, and the purchase price. Most devices are equipped with a special video tape, which contains detailed instructions for using the acquisition device.

Benefits of Using

Vacuum pump is used for decades to overcome erectile dysfunction. Recent studies have shown that, apart from treating erectile disorders and problems with potency, regular use of the device improves the natural penile erection ability. This led to the idea of classes for the penis and the construction of sexual health.

Risks of Using an ED Pump

Such side effects could include:

  • Petechiae (red or purple spots of small size, caused by damage of blood capillaries under the surface of the skin of the penis).
  • Dryness, numbness, pain, bruising and darkening of the skin color. This effect is also connected with a long-acting, low pressure.
  • Reduction ejaculation strength. It is safe, does not cause pain, and does not reduce the pleasure during orgasm. Tightening ring help to resolve this problem.
  • Changes in sense of erection and unnatural feeling in the event of an erection. It is also possible lack of hardness at the base of the penis (using pumps with tightening ring).
  • You will have to shave, so that pump bulb had a good seal at the base of the penis.

Can an ED Pump Enlarge the Penis?

The Mayo Clinic claims, that pump cannot enlarge the penis. It increases in length and circumference, but the results remain temporary.

Covers by Insurance

Most health insurance, including medical insurance for retirees, covers at least part of the purchase costs of vacuum devices, especially if a medical indication for such treatment of impotence documented. Nevertheless, the state program of free medical care does not provide coverage for vacuum devices.