Low Sperm Count

Low Sperm Count

When the body form a low number of sperm per ejaculation or the sperm is transferred to the baldder instead of the semen it is called Oligospermia or low sperm count. Normal sperm densities range from 15 million to greater than 200 million sperm per milliliter of semen. You are considered to have a low sperm count if you have fewer than 15 million sperm per milliliter or less than 39 million sperm total per ejaculate. It might cause difficulties in getting your partner pregnant. MEN’S HEALTH provides you with the best solutions for increasing your sperm count.


Low sperm count symptoms might include:
1. Problems with sexual function — for example, low sex drive or difficulty maintaining an erection (erectile dysfunction)
2. Pain, swelling or a lump in the testicle area
3. Decreased facial or body hair or other signs of a chromosome or hormone abnormality
4. When to see a doctor


See a doctor if you have been unable to conceive a child after a year of regular, unprotected intercourse or sooner if you have any of the following:
1. Erection or ejaculation problems, low sex drive, or other problems with sexual function
2. Pain, discomfort, a lump or swelling in the testicle area
3. A history of testicle, prostate or sexual problems
4. A groin, testicle, penis or scrotum surgery


Low sperm count can be treated with the following methods:
1. Natural herbal and botanical medications.
2. Counselling.
3. Antibiotics for infections.
4. Hormone treatments.
5. Assisted sperm production.