A 31-year-old female asked:
Does long term methadone maintenance cause male infertility? my boyfriend has been on mmt for 8 years and we want kids in the future.
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Pain Management 31 years experience
It could: long term use of methadone is associated with low testosterone.
hopefully he can wean in the future.
you can get a sperm count. he can get a testosterone level. also be aware of possible tooth decay from opiates.
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Last updated Nov 27, 2017
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