Secondary premature ejaculation is the term used by a Premature Ejaculation Doctor when an individual ejaculates earlier during intercourse, much before his partner would like to. The average time for ejaculation during intercourse is over 7 minutes. However, almost 30% to 40% of men suffer from premature ejaculation issues.
Premature ejaculation occurs in individuals due to a variety of causes. You, first of all, have to find out whether you are dealing with primary or secondary premature ejaculation. The root cause for premature ejaculation varies greatly between individuals. For proper and result-oriented treatment, you must first find the root cause with the help of a doctor.
We will now see more into secondary premature ejaculation and its causes.
Primary Premature Ejaculation Vs. Secondary Premature Ejaculation
When a patient has suffered from premature ejaculation all time in his life, then this kind of premature ejaculation issue is called Primary premature ejaculation. However, primary premature ejaculation cannot be entirely cured by any treatment as it is mainly caused by some weird characteristics of individuals or some structural issues of nerves of the penis.
At the same time, secondary premature ejaculation occurs later in the life of an individual. This type of premature ejaculation is usually acquired and has various underlying causes. Secondary premature ejaculation can be easily cured when given adequate treatment.
Main Causes for Secondary Premature Ejaculation
- New partner
Secondary premature ejaculation sometimes can occur when you have a new partner. However, secondary premature ejaculation caused by a new partner eventually will get resolved on its own gradually as long as sexual intercourse continues between these two. Therefore, you usually don’t have to get into a treatment for secondary premature ejaculation caused due to a new partner. However, if the problem persists even after a while, then you may have to consult a doctor.
- Anxiety, depression, and other psychological issues
Nowadays, premature ejaculation is considered a symptom of psychological problems such as anxiety and depression. If the root cause for premature ejaculation is mental health problems, then treating these mental health disorders will help you sort out the issues of premature ejaculation. Counseling alone can sometimes bring a difference in these individuals.
- Erectile dysfunction
Men who suffer from erectile dysfunction have high chances of being affected by premature ejaculation issues. Erectile dysfunction occurs when a man has trouble getting erected during sexual intercourse with his partner. And this often results in premature ejaculation.
- Sexual performance anxiety
Performance anxiety can also be a due reason for suffering from premature ejaculation. Premature ejaculation due to sexual performance can be tackled by proper counseling, anti-anxiety medication, and even therapy.