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Do libido max work? What are the side effects of libido max?

Do libido max work? What are the side effects of libido max?

Libido Max: Libido max is a propietary product containing multiple herbs such as yohimbe, maca, epimedium, tribulus, and ashwagandha. There are no studies documenting effectiveness of the product itself, although some of the herbs are purported to have aphrodisiac properties. Arginine in the product may increase penile blood flow. The label warns of blood pressure elevation and heart disease. ...Read more

Libido (Definition)

Libido is more commonly thought of as sexual desire. Still more specific definitions described libido as the free creative, or psychic energy an individual has to put toward ...Read more


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Is it ok to take libido max while my wife is pregnant?

Is it ok to take libido max while my wife is pregnant?

Yes: Libido max is an Amino Acid supplement. Amino acids are the building blocks for proteins. Shouldn't be a problem to take. ...Read more

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Could it be healthy to take libido max (a female enhancement pill) while on birth control?

Could it be healthy to take libido max (a female enhancement pill) while on birth control?

Who knows?: Maximizing sex pleasure has led many to take libido enhancing pill so to heighten that fantasy in a easy way out. Work? Probably not really. Those pills usually contain some herbs suggesting, not really proven, to have some male or female hormonal effect so the "pill" makers claim with no fda regulation. If any, such effect may not high enough to affect what bc pill will do. More? Ask doc timely. ...Read more

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Please advise if it's ok to take libido max (a female enhancement pill) while on birth control?

Please advise if it's ok to take libido max (a female enhancement pill) while on birth control?

We don't know what: Is actually in the product you mention. Also, it is dangerous to use over the counter products in this situation. Your doc is the best person to consult. The whole picture needs to be taken into account for your health and safety. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Husband is taking libido max male enhancement pill. Warning on package says it contains a chemical that may cause birth defects. Which chemical?

Husband is taking libido max male enhancement pill. Warning on package says it contains a chemical that may cause birth defects. Which chemical?

Food supplement: This is a proprietary product containing herbs, some of which have been shown to improve libido. The label does warn about blood pressure and heart conditions. There may also be some components in it that they do not list, since a "power max blend" of 341mg is listed. There are no studies of these herbs or other unidentified components that determine safety to fetuses. ...Read more

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I'm taking a pill for my prostate called flow max Can it affect my libidos?

I'm taking a pill for my prostate called flow max Can it affect my libidos?

Yes: Decreased interest and/or capability for sexual activity is a reported side effect. It is not always experienced, but it happens for some men. Discuss this w/ your doctor to decide if it there may be a better alternative if this troubles you. Best! ...Read more

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How to decrease libido?

How to decrease libido?

Need evaluation: It sounds like you feel your libido to be "too high" -- but I wonder, in contrast to what? Is a depressed partner in your life telling you this? Could your level of sexual interest actually be normal, in comparison? Or is your libido genuinely driving you into compromising situations? Each possibility requires a different approach -- including ruling out any possible manic or hypomanic symptoms. ...Read more

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How to lower my libido?

How to lower my libido?

Why?: I'm not sure why you would want to lower your libido? It's best not to jump to meds before evaluating what's happening. In some cases, mood problems may show up as extremely increased libido -- and so can compulsive sexuality. Both of these situations can be helped via consulting with your family doctor to start with. S/he may also want you to see a psychiatrist or psychologist as well. ...Read more

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How to improve my libido?

How to improve my libido?

Assess yourself...: Low libido can be caused by stress such as worrying over job, money, family, friends, relationship etc. Are you in a good relationship? If you're not happy w/your partner, it's not easy to want to have sexual relations w/that person. Excess alcohol & other recreational substances can throw off sex drive, as can some medications. Depression can too. Be sure to chat w/your doc looking for illness ...Read more

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How can libido be treated?

See a speicalist: There are a number of ways to help with decreased libido. The first step is to see a professional to evaluate the cause then various treatments can be looked at. ...Read more

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How to boast libido in men?

How to boast libido in men?

Low Libido: Low libido in men is usually about their brains and not about their bodies. Depression, fatigue, stress, hopelessness are very common reasons for a low libido. Sex is a higher function activity for humans and when our bodies are stressed out then things like libido take a back seat. Now, in looking over your medication list I think your physician may also want to make sure these are right 4 you. ...Read more

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What causes a decrease of libido?

What causes a decrease of libido?

MANY POSSIBILITIES: Libido, as defined in the american heritage dictionary: the psychic and emotional energy associated with instinctual biological drives.
So as you can imagine many things can lead to loss of libido. Mental, physical, psychological reasons. Medications, stress, anger, fear, illness. Really need to speak to a physician or therapist and start exploring so it can be narrowed down. ...Read more

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Why is my libido so low if I'm only 19?

Why is my libido so low if I'm only 19?

Low libido: I am not sure of if your a men or woman. Common causes of low libido relevant to both sexes include stress, anxiety, mood disorders esp depression, previous unfavorable experience with sex such as abuse or rape, certain medications such as antidepressants, severe drug abuse and various diseases of hormone system in the pituitary, ovaries or testicles. Do an evaluation with a doctor you trust soon. ...Read more

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Any tips for controlling a really high libido?

Any tips for controlling a really high libido?

Have you first: Considered why you have a high libido? Besides the natural physical causes, look at your psychological needs. Does sex help you deal with other conditions? Feelings? Anxiety? Self-esteem? Are you taking steroids? Do you consume large amounts of vitamin E? Who do you hang out with? How old are you? Male or female? Consult a sex therapist if these prompts don't help. ...Read more

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What to do if I'm having a high libido. What to do?

What to do if I'm having a high libido. What to do?

High libido: And acting out (promiscuous sexual activity) can be a symptom of mania. If you are having both, speak to a psychologist or psychiatrist, especially if anyone in your family has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder. ...Read more

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Are there any foods that directly effects male libido?

Are there any foods that directly effects male libido?

HEALTHY EATING: Not really but there are things that are good for you like fruits and vegetables. Foods like the super foods that have anti oxidants like blueberries and avocados. Best is to exercise and take a mufti vitamin and also may need to see a physician and get testosterone levels checked. ...Read more

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Can porn lower your libido?

Can porn lower your libido?

Altered perception: Watching pornography may affect your perception of what a normal sexual relationship is like, which may decrease your libido if your actual encounters do not live up to your altered expectations. ...Read more

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How do I treat low libido?

How do I treat low libido?

Libido: Check a morning testosterone level when you first wake up to make sure the level is normal. ...Read more

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Does ecitelopram affect libido?

Does ecitelopram affect libido?

COULD: It is possible that escitalopram or Lexapro may have an effect on libido as well as on orgasmic dysfunction. Not uncommon with ssri. Discuss with your physician to evaluate for other possible issues. ...Read more

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How can I boost my sexual libido?

How can I boost my sexual libido?

See below: Address this issue with your primary care doctor to figure out the causes/ reasons. Once you've done that, you can discuss with your physician the steps to be taken. Good luck! ...Read more

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Can stress affect a man's libido?

Can stress affect a man's libido?

Absolutely yes: Here are some websites that cover this topic well.
Stress.About. Com/od/sex/a/low_libido. Htm

ezinearticles. Com/? Stress-and-libido-in-men---how-to...
Stress and libido in men do not go hand in hand. They seem to be having an inverse relationship. Increased stress in your life can make you lose all your libido. ...Read more

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Do figs help increasing in libido?

Do figs help increasing in libido?

In this case why not: Associations we form between things -like figs & sexual desire- can guide how we think/feel...Can affect our health. If someone u admire & trust tells u figs increase libido, this might very well influence how u feel. Harvard researcher dr ted kaptchuk makes a good case 4 harnassing the power of "expectancy" or "placebo" effects: http://bit. Ly/12eb1yf ask self: could ^figs =^libido belief hurt u? ...Read more

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What causes low libido in fat men?

What causes low libido in fat men?

Psych and Bio: Obesity can effect libido due to effects on self-esteem as well as by changes in hormone levels such as low testosterone which decreases libido and can lead to erectile dysfunction. ...Read more

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Can ginkgo biloba decrease libido?

Can ginkgo biloba decrease libido?

Some Yes & other n0: Ginkgo (Ginkgo biloba) increases circulation and may improve sexual function, although one study found no effect. Ginkgo may increase the effects of certain blood-thinning medications (anticoagulants). Do not take ginkgo if you have a history of seizures. Ask your doctor before taking ginkgo. ...Read more

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Are sour fruits reduce libido in men?

There is no evidence: There is no evidence that sour fruits reduce libido in men. ...Read more