Infertility in men — causes and treatment

Infertility – inability to conceive a child by a married couple in the sequel to a year of sexual life without contraception. Childless can be both women and men. What to do if you can't get pregnant? To go to the doctor.

Problems of male infertility is the prerogative of urologists, andrologist, sexologist. For female infertility cause will establish a gynecologist, reproductologist. Given the results of the survey, the husband and wife treat, it is recommended for several months to make the life changes that give the chances of success. This article summarizes some of them.

Methods of treatment of male infertility

Causes of infertility in men

Male infertility - the inability of a healthy woman to get pregnant from the partner during the year and more regular sexually active relationship without protection. Symptom in male infertility one: a woman can not get pregnant. Infertility in men causes and treatment of the disease, the theme of our conversation today.

Fertility (fertility) men affects his ability to enter in a woman's body sufficient volume of semen with viable sperm. Earlier in childlessness accused the woman, now a reproductive dysfunction is detected in approximately 20% of women of childbearing age who sought medical help.

The main causes of male infertility include:

  1. A pathological condition of semen: low volume ejaculate with insufficient sperm count, short term their viability and inactivity, failure to implement the egg.
  2. Anatomical deviations that interfere with normal ejaculation (ejaculation), such as adhesions after operations on the pelvic organs or the prostate gland, blocking the seed output channels (the effects of inflammatory diseases, especially gonorrhea).
  3. Problems in the immune system. Some men develop antibodies that perceive its own sperm as a foreign substance. Very often (in every second case) is observed after a vasectomy (sterilization of the operating men preservation of sexual function). Even if produced the opposite of the vasectomy, it is not always restores the ability to bear children, and one of the reasons is failure of the immune system.

Asymptomatic disease

Symptom in male infertility one: a woman can not get pregnant.

Infertility - not an independent disease, but a manifestation of any disease:

  • brain pathology (tumor, trauma, inflammatory processes);
  • mental illness (neurosis, depression);
  • diseases of the endocrine system (thyroid, pancreas);
  • inflammatory diseases of the testes and adnexa, injury of the penis;
  • liver disease, kidney;
  • infections (mumps, gonorrhea, syphilis);
  • diseases of the heart and blood vessels (hypertension, atherosclerosis);
  • drug use, alcoholism, nicotine addiction;
  • the use of some drugs;
  • exposure to toxic substances (bad environment, bad production);
  • the consequences after surgery of the pelvic organs (rectum, testicles, prostate);
  • physical condition (fatigue, stress, lack of sleep).

In many cases, after the elimination of the basic disease male fertility is gradually restored.


Methods of treatment of male infertility

The most promising is a complete recovery. Initially, you need to organize a way of life:

  • relaxation;
  • sports;
  • to eat environmentally healthy food with regular inclusion in the menu products containing unsaturated fatty acids (fatty fish);
  • in the diet men what vitamins help to get pregnant a woman? First of all, the vitamins A, E, b 12, C, and minerals zinc and selenium that will make healthy sperm, increase their number;
  • to give up Smoking, abuse of alcohol, especially beer (this drink contains large amounts of female hormones, which can be compared with the male contraceptive agent);
  • do not expose your body a regular psychological and physical stress (the adrenaline rush, the cold or hot bath).

Depending on the causes that led to the breakdown of reproductive function, the treatment is selected. The most common medical events:

  • therapy (hormonal, antibacterial) together with the simultaneous intake of vitamins and trace elements, biologically active additives;
  • homeopathy (the homeopathic medicinal drugs that stimulate the function of sexual glands, the nervous system, increase efficiency);
  • herbal medicine: tinctures of Siberian ginseng, lemongrass, root, devil, ginseng, aralia; the dosage and duration of treatment prescribed by a doctor; you Should know that adaptogens are used to 7 PM, as they lead to disruption of sleep and insomnia;
  • physiotherapy (give a good result sessions in a hyperbaric chamber, acupuncture, laser and magnetic therapy, EHF);
  • fasting (recommend neurotic patients who suffer from obesity, hypertension or chronic prostatitis) only under the supervision of a physician;
  • hirudotherapy (treatment with leeches) – schedules and conducts sessions with a doctor.

It is not excluded surgical intervention (if pathology and injuries of the penis, when the disease varicocele). Medical or surgical treatment is prescribed by a doctor.

Male infertility treatment folk remedies

What to get a man, if the woman by cause of infertility can't get pregnant? What to do? Folk remedies will restore virility.

Help bees

To fill the lack in the body of male sex hormones and improve the quantity and quality of semen promotes apitherapy and bee products reception:

  • the use of bee venom treatment is possible only on the recommendation of a physician and with an experienced beekeeper;
  • 4% of Royal jelly every morning on an empty stomach to keep the mouth 5-8 drops of the substance; year - 2 months; to take a break for 10 days and repeat the treatment;
  • dissolve three times a day on an empty stomach pollen or bee-bread (better absorbed) 1-2 teaspoon, the period of treatment is the same as in the treatment of Royal jelly;
  • wax moth extract enhances the mobility of sperm;
  • propolis daily chew 1-3 grams of the substance.

Drugs with bee venom injection, the uterine milk tablets can be bought in pharmacies, the drug wax moth offers herbal pharmacy.

Horticultural gardens, herbal medicine

Garden and herbal medicine garden

  1. Doctors advise to drink increased amounts of persimmons, prunes, walnuts. It is recommended to add to the diet (in salads, as a seasoning for meat dishes) roots and greens celery, parsley.
  2. Useful parsnips – a root vegetable in dry form and as a seasoning for meat, and infusion of seeds.
  3. With a healthy liver and kidneys daily be sure to eat onions and garlic.
  4. Before bedtime drink carrot milkshake: 1 tbsp freshly grated vegetables poured 150 ml of boiled milk. Infuse the drink 40 minutes. Treatment for 2 weeks with the same period of the break between courses.
  5. The pulp of turnips. Vegetables weight 100 g (the size of a small Apple) wash thoroughly, boil the rind in the milk, skip in a meat grinder. Mix with honey and carrot juice (both 50 g). To separate the pulp on the 3 day of admission before meals.

Herbal infusions

Equal parts of dry ingredients: rose hips, oat straw, thyme herb, grass knotweed, herb and chicory roots. Grind and mix the components. From the collection take to treat 1 art. L. mix on the day. Pour the powder into a thermos, fill it with 2 cups of water. Insist 4 hours, strain. Liquid drink in the morning and evenings.

Pulmonaria officinalis. Dried grass 2 art. L. 0,5 pour boiling water, infusion for 15 minutes, suffers in a water bath, to insist 40 minutes under the lid, drain. Treatment 1 month: half a Cup of broth for half an hour before meals three times a day.

The dried raw material required: 6 pieces violet 3-color and 6 parts burdock root, 4 parts of couch grass rhizomes and Veronica (grass). Grind. In a bowl with 4 cups of boiling water pour a mixture of 3 tablespoons, a quarter of an hour to boil. Strain after 3 hours of infusion. Daily dosage: 5 times for 0.5 cups.

Men with infertility problems a very useful broth hips as the main drink for the day. Helps lime tea, infusion of rose petals dark red or Burgundy color.

Healing seed

Plantain helps with low sperm motility: seeds 1 art. L. boiled water, kept for 5 minutes drugs in a water bath, filtered. To drink a day 4 times for 2 tbsp, a little warming. The course of treatment is 90 days.

Coriander seeds. Prolongs the vitality of sperm infusion of coriander seeds: 3 art. L. seeds to brew with boiling water 1 liter, insist 10 minutes, drain. Divide the liquid equally into 2 days. Drink 2 SIPS throughout the day.

Sage: in a glass of boiling water you need 1 teaspoon of seeds to insist to cool, strain. Drinking rate 3 month in the morning on an empty stomach and at night 1 Dec. L.

Oil from the seeds of black cumin (buy pharmaceutical preparation). Make the oil: 1 tsp, drinking tea of chamomile and thyme, sweetened with honey. The course of tea – 3 months. After a 60 day break treatment, which improves the number and motility of sperm, repeat.


Treatment Shilajit

Take on an empty stomach in the morning and before bedtime 0.2 g of the mummy, throwing in a small amount of warm water and mixing with egg yolk. Drink juice of carrot, sea buckthorn, blueberry, quince. The course of treatment – a month. Sexual function was enhanced, which is felt after a week of admission.

To 500 g of crushed sheet 3-year-old aloe Vera you need to cook wine 0.5 l (dry red), a Cup of honey. Mix the ingredients and put the jar on the bottom shelf of the refrigerator for 5 days. The first week of month of treatment: 1 hour before meal - 1 tsp three times a day. From the 2nd week to the end of the course the dosage is 1 tablespoon in a week, you can repeat the treatment.

To prepare: aloe Vera 100 grams and 200 grams of the following ingredients: honey, raisins, dried apricots, figs, dates without seeds, walnut kernels, 3 lemon. Skip the ingredients on the meat grinder, mix, fold for storage in the cold, in a glass jar. Reception facilities: a day before meals four times a tea spoon.


Preparations of aloe can not be used in inflammation of the bladder and of the renal glomeruli, bleeding.

To other methods how to get pregnant folk remedies for male infertility, treatments include acupressure, aromatherapy, yoga and wise, treatment with clay.

As you can see male infertility has various causes, and treatment of folk remedies may help to solve this delicate problem.