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Low Libido

The decreased interest in sexual activity in both men and women is called low libido. Usually, there is a decrease in sexual desires as the person ages, and it is also normal to lose interest from time to time. But low libido due to an underlying illness like low production of sex hormones, sexual diseases, etc., is not healthy.

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Will hepatitis B affect testosterone level or libido?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 41 years old, and I am working on different shifts for 15 years. Also, I had hepatitis B noncontagious and having medicine Tenvir. I had no libido for a month or two month and reaching to three months. And when I have a libido, I do not get an erection fast, but when I get it, it...  Read Full »

Dr. Syed Abdul Kader

Answer: Hello, Welcome to In chronic liver disease, testosterone level may fall, the ratio with estrogen may alter, and in advanced disease, there may be testicular atrophy, gynecomastia. Recent studies show testosterone level can predict the outcome of end-stage liver disease. The functional...  Read Full »

Inspite of taking Vigour tablets, my sperm count did not increase. Why?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 33 years old. It has been 11 years since I got married and have one daughter aged 9 years. My main concern is my wife is not getting pregnant. She is undergoing gynecology checkup. All her test reports are normal. I am much tensed at this moment. I think my sperm count is low and not...  Read Full »

Dr. Sameer Kumar

Answer: Hello, Welcome to The reality of conception really does not depend on the amount of sperm ejaculated or the viscosity much as much as it would depend on the sperm count, its morphology and its motility. The Vigour tablets (Sildenafil) used were probably to take care of your decreased...  Read Full »

Do I need to take Arimidex to inhibit high E2 levels?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 30 years old. I just want check whether my T/E2 values are proper not because I am suffering from most of the symptoms of high estrogen levels like enlarged prostate, extreme fatigue, anxiety, muscle loss, belly side fat, loss of libido, knee and joint pains for more than 10 years. A...  Read Full »

Dr. Ashok Kumar

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I read your query and understand your concerns. First of all, I would like to inform you that your testosterone is completely normal but not estradiol. The maximum physiological level is 40 pg/ml and the level above this rings alarm bell and should be investigated. T...  Read Full »

I am facing issues related to libido. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor, As a 34-year-old male, I am reaching out to seek insights and guidance concerning changes I have observed in my libido and overall sexual health. What are the primary factors influencing fluctuations in libido or sexual drive? Specifically, what are the prevalent causes for diminished l...  Read Full »

Dr. Raveendran S R

Answer: Hello,Welcome to I read your query and understand your concern.Low libido can be attributed to various factors:Infections: Consider conducting a urine test and pelvic ultrasound to identify potential urinary infections.Medical conditions: Monitor and manage conditions like diabetes and ...  Read Full »

I have a low libido. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor,I am a 30-year-old male. I have a low libido. Can you explain the potential physical and psychological causes of a decreased or increased libido? When should I consider seeking medical or professional help for concerns related to libido, and what are the available treatments or interventio...  Read Full »

Dr. Raveendran S R

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I can understand your concern. Low libido has reasons: Infections can be due to urine infection (urine and ultrasound of the pelvis) to diagnose the cause. Diabetes and hypertension. Hormonal disturbances, low testosterone, low levels of thyroid, and high levels of prol...  Read Full »

Why do I not experience pleasure when I ejaculate?

Query: Hello doctor, I am an 18-year-old boy. I want to ask why I do not experience pleasure when I ejaculate. How can I treat it?   Read Full »

Dr. Raveendran S R

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq, and thank you for choosing us as your provider for health care. I have gone through all your details and can understand your concern. This can be due to: Infections: It could be a result of a urinary infection (conduct a urine complete test and a pelvic ultrasound for ...  Read Full »

How can I wean from Veniz XR safely without withdrawal symptoms?

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 23 year old male. Currently, I am taking 225 mg Veniz XR for depression. I am taking it for the past 6 years. My problem is ED. For the past one year, I am suffering from erectile dysfunction. Please suggest me some medicine. I am unmarried. Can I use Sildenafil for one night stan...  Read Full »

Dr. Seikhoo Bishnui

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Yes, drugs like Sildenafil or Tadalafil can be used on SOS basis (as and when required). These drugs if used about half to one hour before intercourse can help to improve the erection and will make hard erection.Veniz XR (Venlafaxine) can increase adrenergic output and...  Read Full »

I am concerned about the size of my penis. Please advise.

Query: Hello doctor,I do not feel like having sex, and I am also concerned about the size of my penis. What can I do to address these issues? Please help me with guidance on the matter.Thank you.  Read Full »

Dr. Vandana Andrews

Answer: Hello,Welcome to have read your query, and I can understand your concern.If you are experiencing a lack of interest in sex or low libido, several factors could contribute to this, such as stress, anxiety, relationship issues, medication side effects, or underlying medical conditions. R...  Read Full »

My husband is scared and lacks urge during sex. Kindly help.

Query: Hello doctor,My husband seems scared during sex, and I feel he lacks sex urges. It has been one year, and he is often nervous when I ask for sex. Please help.Thank you.  Read Full »

Dr. Raveendran S R

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I can understand your concern. The reasons behind your husband's low libido can be many. Infections like urine infection, Diabetes or hypertension. Hormonal disturbances like low testosterone, low levels of thyroid, and high prolactin levels. Obesity. High choleste...  Read Full »

How to overcome erectile dysfunction in our relationship?

Query: Hello doctor, My boyfriend and I are facing a challenge regarding erectile dysfunction in our relationship. We have been together for five years, engaged for the last two years, and maintaining a long-distance relationship. We are both 30 years old and committed to a healthy lifestyle. Lately, my p...  Read Full »

Dr. Vedprakash Verma

Answer: Hello, Welcome to It appears that the issue at hand is related to a low libido. Low libido can be influenced by various aspects of your health and life. To effectively address it, it is essential to identify potential contributing factors: Mental health: Anxiety and depression can s...  Read Full »

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