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21 yo M depression & anxiety/panic disorder. Startd treatmnt using escitalopram,betablockers & clonazepam.Shud I be concernd abt sexual dsyfunction ?

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Dr. Amanda Itzkoff
Psychiatry
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In brief: Sexual SEs & panic

R u saying you have sexual dysfunction & r unsure if this is related to ur depression or the medication to treat your depression? Or no dysfunction, but ur worried ur meds may cause this, but don't have any SE as yet.
If you have no side effects, try monitoring your sexual fcn at least 1x/wk (can be done on ur own). If develop sexual SEs, call MD! The amt of alcohol u drink can cause sexual dysfcn

In brief: Sexual SEs & panic

R u saying you have sexual dysfunction & r unsure if this is related to ur depression or the medication to treat your depression? Or no dysfunction, but ur worried ur meds may cause this, but don't have any SE as yet.
If you have no side effects, try monitoring your sexual fcn at least 1x/wk (can be done on ur own). If develop sexual SEs, call MD! The amt of alcohol u drink can cause sexual dysfcn
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