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Does the use of minoxidil cause decrease in sexual desire?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Donald Steinmuller
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Rarely

BP meds like minoxidil (also used topically for hair loss) can effect sexual functioning but this is uncommon with minoxidil.
See this link: http://time.com/23982/low-libido-11-drugs-that-affect-your-sex-drive/

In brief: Rarely

BP meds like minoxidil (also used topically for hair loss) can effect sexual functioning but this is uncommon with minoxidil.
See this link: http://time.com/23982/low-libido-11-drugs-that-affect-your-sex-drive/
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Dr. Jerald Ratner
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

All antihypertensives may impact libido so that minoxidil may effect sexual desire.

In brief: Yes

All antihypertensives may impact libido so that minoxidil may effect sexual desire.
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