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Erectile Dysfunction (ED)

What are the side-effects of Menthol?

01/10/2003

Question:

I have this fondness for Mint Sweets. I have been told by a few friends that i must give up the habit as excess intake of Menthol results in impotency. Is this really true? I would like to know more about the effects of this chemical on the human body.

Answer:

I am not aware of this product being related to impotence. As far as more information about this product, please call the company directly. 

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Response by:

Allen D Seftel, MD Allen D Seftel, MD
Formerly, Professor of Urology
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University