How Are Depression and Erectile Dysfunction related?

How Are Depression and Erectile Dysfunction related?

Erectile dysfunction, Nerve Pain
For some men, depression can accompany the condition of erectile dysfunction (ED). It is common for men with ED to feel angry, frustrated, sad, unsure of themselves, or even less “manly.” Such feelings may lead to a lack of self-esteem and, in severe cases, to depression. Depression that accompanies ED is treatable. The first step in addressing your concerns about ED-related depression is to be honest with yourself, your partner, and your doctor. After depression has been brought out into the open, coping with it will be easier and less stressful. Antidepressants and other psychiatric medicines may cause Erectile Dysfunction Amitriptyline (Elavil) Amoxapine (Asendin) Buspirone (Buspar) Chlordiazepoxide (Librium) Chlorpromazine (Thorazine) Clomipramine (Anafranil) Clorazepate (Tranxene) Desipramine (Norpramin) Diazepam (Valium) Doxepin (Sinequan) Fluoxetine (Prozac) Fluphenazine (Prolixin) Imipramine (Tofranil) Isocarboxazid (Marplan) Lorazepam (Ativan)…
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The List of Prescription Drugs That May Cause Erectile Dysfunction

The List of Prescription Drugs That May Cause Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction, Muscle Relaxant, Nerve Pain
Erectile dysfunction (ED) is a common side effect of a number of prescription drugs. While these medications may treat a disease or condition, in doing so they can affect a man's hormones, nerves or blood circulation. The result may be ED or an increase in the risk of ED. If you have ED and think that it may be a result of the medication you are using, do not stop taking the medication. If the problem persists, contact your doctor and he or she may be able to prescribe a different medication. Common medications that may list ED as a potential side effect include: Diuretics (pills that cause an increase in urine flow). Antihypertensives (medication for high blood pressure). Antihistamines. Antidepressants. Parkinson's disease drugs. Antiarrhythmics (medication for irregular heart action).…
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