Q. Do antidepressants and birth control pill affect libido?

Answered by
Dr. Albana Greca
and medically reviewed by Dr. Nithila A

Hello doctor,

I need your comments on the medications that affect libido. Mention some common drugs, such as antidepressants and birth control pills that can affect the sex drive.

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Dr. Albana Greca

MBBS., MMEDSC
Family Physician General Practitioner

Hello,

Welcome to icliniq.com.

Antidepressants and antipsychotic medication are known to decrease libido, causing low sex desire.

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