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I need help with female sexual dysfunction?

I need help with female sexual dysfunction?

How dysfunctional?: Is this a new problem that may be related to relationship issues or to medication side effects, or is it long-standing from an early age? Female sexual dysfunction can be of several types, including lack of interest, inability to have an orgasm alone or with a partner, vaginal dryness, and pain upon penetration. Each type would be approached differently by either a gyn or sex therapist. ...Read more

Dr. Susan Feingold
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Female Sexual Dysfunction (Definition)

Female sexual dysfunction can result from a variety of medical and psychological issues, including menopause, which may cause vaginal atrophy from a lack of estrogen and other medical conditions. Psychologically there may also be a variety of causes from childhood trauma to prior experience with lack of trust or even feeling unattractive. You may want to ask ...Read more


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What to do for sexual dysfunction or anorgasmia as a young woman?

What to do for sexual dysfunction or anorgasmia as a young woman?

Information: Learn more about and understand human sexuality. Information on female sexuality is available in books and on the internet from reputable sources. Get to know your body well and what brings you pleasure. If this seems overwhelming to you, a therapist that specializes in sexuality can be very helpful. If you have a history of sexual trauma, find a therapist to work with. ...Read more

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How do you define female sexual dysfunction?

How do you define female sexual dysfunction?

Varies: Female sexual dysfunction can manifest as failure to become aroused / excited, failure to respond to stimulation after becoming aroused, and / or failure to reach orgasm. ...Read more

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The sexual perfomance of male (erectil function) at what "age" begin to decrease and need viagra (sildenafil)...All elderly need viagra (sildenafil) for sexual intercourse ?

The sexual perfomance of male (erectil function) at what "age" begin to decrease and need viagra (sildenafil)...All elderly need viagra (sildenafil) for sexual intercourse ?

No specific age: Ed is a vascular problem that can affect a male at any age but it's frequency increases as we get older, as does the frequency of vascular disease. To delay or avoid ed, stay active and healthy and screen early for risk factors of vascular disease such as diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, high lipids, and smoking. ...Read more

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Would female Viagra (sildenafil) help with sexual dysfunction caused by antidepressants ?

Would female Viagra (sildenafil) help with sexual dysfunction caused by antidepressants ?

Yes and no: I assume you are asking about the use of Viagra (sildenafil) for women with sexual dysfunctions caused by antidepressants. It might work, but the typical problems from antidepressants are normally not about the blood flow to the clitoris. They are lack of desire and inability to climax. For this, other medications might work better. Sorry I am limited in numbers of words for the answer. Talk to your doctor or ...Read more

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Suggest medications for sexual arousal and erectile dysfunction?

Suggest medications for sexual arousal and erectile dysfunction?

There are many: Be wary of over the counter herbal medications For the most part they can be harmful or a waste of time. At your age taking into account you have no other medical problems ,can be helped talking to a psychologist skilled in helping men with this problem. When having sex your need to feel secure, relaxed, have a pleasing & willing partner and don't be in a hurry. Keep your mind away from worry. ...Read more

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Can hypotension lead to sexual dysfunction in a teenage female?

Can hypotension lead to sexual dysfunction in a teenage female?

Very, very, unlikely: I have never heard of "hypotension" as a cause. Many electrolyte problems can do this. Are you on a diuretic? ...Read more

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Can hypotension lead to sexual dysfunction in a younger female?

Can hypotension lead to sexual dysfunction in a younger female?

Not likely!: Most low blood pressure readings are asymptomatic. Drs and nurses sometimes are suprised a a low but healthy reading and will voice that to the patient, who may become concerned. I have never heard of "hypotension" as a cause, per se. Many electrolyte problems can do this. Are you on a diuretic? Other drugs treating BP issues can cause sexual dysfunction. ...Read more

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Same causes for male and female sexual dysfunction?

Same causes for male and female sexual dysfunction?

There are many!: Hormonal, mood disorder, feeling unappreciated, anger, medications (aka Prozac (fluoxetine) type drugs). In men, metabolic sundrome related problems effect libido, as does smoking, adversely. ...Read more

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Can overmasturbation lead to inability to ejaculate with a partner? (Male)

Yes: If you are preoccupied with porn and or getting off alone you can imprint your brain to respond that way.When the time comes for you to have real partner sex, you may not be able to reach the same level of stimulation or preform at all. Cutting back on the self sex can help, but some need the help of a therapist to break the cycle. ...Read more

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How is male sexual dysfunction ED diagnosed?

How is male sexual dysfunction ED diagnosed?

Here are some...: Despite medical advance, all medical care today is still passive care and based on indirect evidence. So, patients bring up their concerns first and medical professionals look into patients' concern to deduce possible diagnosis. Note: Every illness is a process of lifelong making and displays itself as a pattern of full spectrum. More? To formefirst.com/eBlogList.html. ...Read more

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Does Psychological trauma due to distressing sexual experience causes erectile dysfunction? i have ED from 10 months after failed in sexual experience

Does Psychological trauma due to distressing
sexual experience causes erectile dysfunction? i have ED from 10 months after failed in sexual experience

It can: Yes, it can contribute but you should first see your doctor to rule out medical causes of ED, then address it's psychological consequences. Many medical conditions can be otherwise asymptomatic and yet cause ED as can many medications. You can most certainly be treated and regain normal sexual functioning along with return of your confidence. ...Read more

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Can someone with partial erectile dysfunction keep the erection till penetration and ejaculation?

Can someone with partial erectile dysfunction keep the erection till penetration and ejaculation?

Yes and may need medications: Erectile dysfunction is most often the result of venous leak. Venus leak occurs when there is inadequate relaxation of the erectile tissue which is required to entrap blood in the 2 penile cylinders cylinders that lead to an erection. It is best to see your primary care physician or urologist to help the find the cause of the erectile dysfunction. If it's venous leak medicines will be effective. ...Read more

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Can i make female hormones homade for men to use to transgendre to female?

Can i make female hormones homade for men to use to transgendre to female?

go to Doctor: The transition from male to female needs to be done under the careful supervision of a doctor specializing in transgender medicine. Do not use home made hormones or hormones off the internet. ...Read more

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Is sexual dysfunction related to anti-depressants?

Is sexual dysfunction related to anti-depressants?

It can be.: Some antidepressants are associated with a decrease in sexual desire or difficulty achieving orgasm. On the other hand, it's common for DEPRESSION to cause decreased libido and decreased sexual function. Welbutrin is known to have less sexual side effects than many antidepressants. But do talk with your doctor about this. Sex isn't a "frill!" It's part of a good life. LGromkoMD ...Read more

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Can you please define erectile dysfunction?

Can you please define erectile dysfunction?

Unable to get hard: Ed is sexual dysfunction characterized by the inability to develop or maintain an erection of the penis during sexual performance. You need evaluation and if you are of afvanced age, i would have your pcp check your heart. ...Read more

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What can be done for penis numbness + sexual dysfunction due to previous citalopram use (pssd)?

What can be done for penis numbness + sexual dysfunction due to previous citalopram use (pssd)?

Citalopram: Doesn't cause either of these problems. You need to investigate further with your medical doctor and psychiatrist. ...Read more

Premature Ejaculation (Definition)

Premature ejaculation occurs when a man has an orgasm sooner during intercourse (may occur before actual penetration) than he or his partner desires. It is often caused by anxiety, too much stimulation, guilt, ...Read more