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Can Paxil (paroxetine) and cymbalta cuase sexual issues?
13 doctors weighed in

Dr. Chris Esguerra
Psychiatry
11 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Antidepressants in general can cause sexual side effects, which include decreased interest, inability to maintain an erection (in men) or maintain arousal, and/or inability to have an orgasm.
All of these effects are mediated by a specific serotonin receptor. Of course, depression itself can lower interest in sex.

In brief: Yes
Antidepressants in general can cause sexual side effects, which include decreased interest, inability to maintain an erection (in men) or maintain arousal, and/or inability to have an orgasm.
All of these effects are mediated by a specific serotonin receptor. Of course, depression itself can lower interest in sex.
Dr. Chris Esguerra
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Dr. Douglas Bey
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Most notably delayed ejaculation in men & anorgasmia in women.

In brief: Yes
Most notably delayed ejaculation in men & anorgasmia in women.
Dr. Douglas Bey
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