What is Hyperspermia?

What is Hyperspermia?

Hyperspermia is a condition in which the amount of sperm released by a man is more than the normal volume. This is a rare condition and it is found to be affected around 4 percent of the male population in India. The average volume of semen ejaculated ranges between 2 to 6 ml. If the semen quantity of a man goes beyond 6.3 ml, then he is said to be affected by hyperspermia.

Causes of Hyperspermia

The exact cause of an abnormal level of sperms is yet to be known. However, it is believed to be caused due to the below-given factors:

  • Use of certain medications
  • The gap between sexual activity
  • Infection in the prostate
  • Usage of pills to boost sexual performance
  • Use of steroids
  • Consumption of highly fibrous and protein-rich foods

Symptoms of Hyperspermia

Following are the symptoms one must be aware of:

  • Delay in ejaculation
  • Pain during ejaculation
  • Fatigue or weakness post-intercourse
  • Dizziness after sex
  • Higher sexual drive
  • The stretchiness of the penis
  • Yellow colored sperm discharged

Diagnosis of Hyperspermia

Below given methods are used to diagnose hyperspermia:

  • Physical examination to check the male reproductive organs
  • Semen analysis
  • Hormone test
  • Imaging

Treatment for Hyperspermia

If the hyperspermia is causing infertility issues, then one should approach for treatment. The treatments include:

If you think you have hyperspermia, consult a good doctor at the earliest.