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A 45-year-old male asked:

My girlfriien said she was on prozac (fluoxetine) temporarily. that was a year ago. now she takes two pills every morning. sex life is a dud . if a woman can't come?

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Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
Prozac (fluoxetine) can: Can decrease sex drive in may users. She shpould see her dcotor to get on a different medicine if possible, or she may need other meds like additional hormones to help with the sex drive.
Dr. Donald Haupt
Psychiatry 49 years experience
Antidotes: There are several things out there that help as antidotes to the sexual dysfunction caused by serotonin reuptake inhibitors like prozac (fluoxetine). Suggest to your girlfriend that she ask the doctor who prescribed her the Prozac (fluoxetine) for suggestions for antidotes, and if the psychiatrist is not familiar with these, suggest she someone with psychopharmacology specialized experience.

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Last updated Mar 21, 2015

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