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Robin things sound encouraging on the ED front. But given your relative young age and a nerve sparing RP, that is probably not suprising. I would tend to be guided by your urologist's advice re commencement of ED medication, if required. But if the opportunity arises (LOL), I like Larry say, go for it!!! It will no doubt, be a process of rediscovering your own body's responses all over again. Basically what work's and what does not. You already mentioned that visual cues are not what they used to be, which is not that unusual following either RP or EBRT. So good luck on your voyage of discovery but don't be suprised if there are a few hiccups along the way.
I know I am kinda late on this topic. I had my surgery on 04-22-08 and have had no problems with E.D. I was on 5mg of calis daily for 12 weeks after surgery. but now I take Viagra as needed I think it works better I am at a bout 95%