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Hypothyroidism Low Libido
Is a deficiency in vitamin d, hight cortisol and prolactin, too much LDL cholesterol a sign of hypothyroid ? Symptoms dry skin, astheny and low libido
Forgive my frankness: Your lack of vitamin d is probably the result of your getting too little in your diet and not getting enough sunlight. A spot cortisol is of little value except as a screen for addison's which i will assume is ruled out. Your high prolactin and low libido in a man with some serious acne like you're being treated for makes me suspect strongly that you have a prolactinoma. ...Read more
The thyroid gland is an endocrine organ located in the front part of the neck. Its role is to make thyroid hormones, which control the way cells use energy. Hyperthyroidism results when the thyroid gland is overactive and too much thyroid hormone is produced, which speeds up metabolism. This results in weight loss, a quick heartbeat, sweating, nervousness, ...Read more
I have subclinical hypothyroidism.Tsh:7.03.T3, (liothyronine) T4 normal.Can it cause low libido or e.D. ? Because I am facing these peoblems for last one year.
Ask yourself some Qs: What are you worried about? Job? Money? Family? Friends? Stress can affect sex drive. How's your relationship w/your partner? If it's not good & strong, it's difficult to want to have sexual relations w/that person. How's your mental health? Depression can cause loss of libido. Excess alcohol? Recreational substances? Medications? All these can affect your sex drive. How's your physical health? ...Read more
Places to start: Start with good nutrition, regular exercise, stop smoking, stop drinking or only in moderation. Be experimental in sexual practices. If having other symptoms like fatigue, weight gain, sleep changes or others see physician as this may be an indicator of an underlying medical problem. Any history of injury to genital area? Also a reason to see physician for evaluation. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Usually not: The over the counter Progesterone creams from reliable companies do contain Progesterone if it is listed as an ingredient and it usually does not help libido. Be sure that it does not have parabens as a preservative because they have be suspected of causing breast cancer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I start to take Zoloft (sertraline) 50mg 5 dayes ago i feel low libido is thats normal and well go away?
I want to quit propecia (finasteride) after 4 years. Im experiencing low libido. What is the safest way to stop?
Cold turkey: You can just stop taking it. I also noticed that you're a female. Propecia (finasteride) has not been shown to be effective in women. Furthermore, women of childbearing age should not handle the tablets (if crushed or broken) as it can cause sexual ambiguation of the fetus. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If im taking zolof for anxiety witch is beter to add for reverse low libido wellbtran or busparone and at what dose is good?
Individual response.: Zoloft is a an antidepressant of the ssri group which also helps with anxiety. It has some sexual side-effects. Wellbutrin (bupropion) is also an antidepressant but does not have sexual side-effects. Buspirone is an anti-anxiety that do not have sexual side-effects. The dose response is individual. Your psychiatrist prescribed these for a reason so you need to go back to see if you need an adjustment. ...Read more