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A 32-year-old member asked:

How does depression affect sexual intimacy?

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Dr. Neil Liebowitz
Psychiatry 40 years experience
Absolutely: The loss of interest and drive usually extends to libido. While treatment often helps this symptom, some of the medications might keep the libido down. Discuss with your prescriber as this is not a universal side effect.
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