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Sexual dysfunction with antihypertensive and antipsychotic agents. The physiology of the normal sexual response, epidemiology of sexual dysfunctionand the pharmacologic mechanisms involved in antihypertensive- and antipsychotic-induced problems with sexual Gilo cardozo wife sexual dysfunction are discussed, with recommendations for patient management. The physiologic mechanisms involved in the normal sexual response include neurogenic, psychogenic, vascular, and hormonal factors that are coordinated by centers in the hypothalamus, limbic system, and cerebral cortex.

Sexual dysfunction is frequently attributed to antihypertensive and antipsychotic agents and is a cause of noncompliance. Drug-induced effects include diminished libido, delayed orgasm, ejaculatory disturbances, gynecomastia, impotence, and priapism. The pharmacologic mechanisms proposed to account for these adverse effects include adrenergic inhibition, adrenergic-receptor blockade, anticholinergic properties, and endocrine and sedative effects.

The most frequently reported adverse effect on sexual function with the antihypertensive agents is impotence. It is seen most often with methyldopa, guanethidine, clonidine, and propranolol.

In contrast, the most common adverse effect on sexual function with the antipsychotic agents involves ejaculatory disturbances. Thioridazine, with its potent anticholinergic and alpha-blocking properties, is cited most often.

Drug-induced sexual dysfunction may be alleviated by switching to agents with dissimilar mechanisms to alter the observed adverse effect while maintaining adequate control of the patient's disease state. Loneliness and Sexual Dysfunctions. Argues that sexual dysfunctions result "Gilo cardozo wife sexual dysfunction" early childhood experiences which were originally nonsexual in nature.

Contends that psychological difficulties centered around problems of loneliness tend to generate certain sexual dysfunctions.

Extends and explores suggestion that genesis of sexual conflicts is in nonsexual infant separation anxiety…. Sexual Dysfunction in Women.

Sexual dysfunction takes place in the context of women's lives and affects their sexuality and self-esteem.

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