Apr 04, 2019 · Antidepressants can affect your sex drive at almost any dose. However, it makes sense that higher doses result in an increased risk of sexual side effects. If you are experiencing sexual side Author: Kristeen Cherney And Kathryn Watson. WebMD provides tips for increasing libido when depression is taking a toll on your sex life. Skip to main content. And there are antidepressants that don't affect sex drive.Author: Katrina Woznicki.
Here’s What Antidepressants Actually Do To Your Sex Drive. When your happiness and your orgasms are pitted against each other, it's pretty much a lose-lose situation. Depression is a common mental health problem that is often treated by a class of medication called serotonin-specific reuptake inhibitors, or SSRIs. Examples of SSRIs include fluoxetine--Prozac--and sertraline--Zoloft. This group of medications may cause the side effect of sexual dysfunction, including a loss of libido, or sexual drive.
Mar 23, 2014 · I am considering changing antidepressants. I currently take 300mg of Wellbutrin daily and 2-3 mg of Klonopin. Besides this one, which antidepressants would be best for not wiping out my sex drive? I am not even seeing anyone right now, but I still don't want to have that side effect when the opportunity comes. Aug 11, 2014 · Antidepressants Don’t Just Change Your Sex Drive, They Can Affect Your Feelings Of Love Toward Your Mate. Aug 11, 2014 05:21 PM By Dana Dovey. Study suggests your antidepressant medication may be seriously affecting your love life. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.Author: Dana Dovey.
Jun 23, 2017 · 'Sexual dysfunction' is a blanket label that gets slapped on what are, for the most part, two distinct issues: decreased sex drive and difficulty reaching orgasm.Author: Kastalia Medrano. Nov 03, 2011 · Absolutely. Depression alone can cause a lack of interest in sex, which can then be worsened by certain antidepressants. So the first step is to Author: Mary Jane Minkin, MD.
On protriptyline I have had a HUGE increase in sex drive with only dry mouth as a side effect. Honestly, the libido is almost a bit much to handle, so I'm hoping it is kind of temporary.