Is flibanserin (Addyi) safe for women who take antidepressants?

Research suggests that yes, flibanserin is safe for women on antidepressants.
Flibanserin, sometimes known by the brand name Addyi, is a drug used to treat hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD). HSDD is a chronic lack of sexual interest, accompanied by distress, that can’t be easily explained by another medical condition.

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How likely is sexual activity to trigger sudden cardiac arrest?

How likely is sexual activity to trigger sudden cardiac arrest? While it is possible for someone to suffer sudden cardiac arrest during or just after sex, the odds of this happening are very low. Sudden cardiac arrest occurs when a problem in the heart’s electrical system stops the heart from beating. Sometimes, this is caused […]

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What is orgasmic anhedoniapleasure dissociative orgasmic dysfunction?

What is orgasmic anhedoniapleasure dissociative orgasmic dysfunction? The word “anhedonia” refers to the inability to experience pleasure from an activity that is normally considered pleasurable. People with orgasmic anhedonia (also called pleasure dissociative orgasmic dysfunction or PDOD) are unable to feel pleasure when they climax. Orgasmic anhedonia/PDOD doesn’t affect sex drive. People with this rare […]

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Sexual Health, Birth Control and Condoms

Sexual Health, Birth Control and Condoms Sexual Health, Birth Control, and Condoms   What Causes Condoms to Come Off During Sex? A condom may come off during sex because: It’s too large.Try a snug condom. Loss of erection.Remove your penis, holding on to the rolled edge of the condom, as soon as you begin to […]

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What is postcoital dysphoria (“post-sex blues”)?

What is postcoital dysphoria (“post-sex blues”)? Sometimes, people feel deep sadness or agitation after consensual sex. The medical term for these feelings is postcoital dysphoria (PCD), but some call it the “post-sex blues.” In some cases, people become tearful or depressed after orgasm. In others, they become argumentative with their partner. These feelings occur even […]

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