Vacuum pump devices (or vacuum constriction devices) are a non-drug alternative to help a man achieve an erection. Even today, the erectile dysfunction pump is still regarded as an effective, safe, and simple means of achieving an erection. A penis pump is one option to treat erectile dysfunction, the inability to get or maintain an erection. Also called a vacuum pump or vacuum constriction device, a penis pump consists of a plastic tube that fits over the penis, one or more rubber constriction bands, and a hand or battery-powered pump.

Disadvantages of Vacuum Devices:

•Erectile dysfunction vacuum devices had reached the popularity over the years among men who have erection problems benefited. The truth is that there is much to learn about these devices. Erectile dysfunction vacuum devices cause damage to skin and bruises all over his penis. Apart from these side effects, they also affect the appearance and structure of the penis, because large amounts of superficial venous swelling.

•Vacuum devices makes having spontaneous sex difficult. Pumps work by placing a tube over your penis and then pumping the air out of the tube. This temporarily swells the penis, but does not increase the blood capacity in the cells of the penis, which is crucial in achieving permanent size gains. You run the risk of getting lymph blisters on the glands of your penis from the device that you're putting over it.

•Since the erection starts at the spot where the tension ring is placed, the penis may pivot at the base. The tension ring can make it difficult for the semen to ejaculate normally. Some manufactures have devised special rings with gaps to prevent this. Another disadvantage is that erection pumps do not guarantee optimum erection. In fact, the erection may present a hinge at the point of application of the pump’s constriction ring.


Vacuum Pump device is an old method of treating erectile dysfunction. Although this method is very effective, still because of some disadvantages people are preferring medication like Viagra, Levitra etc.