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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I have suddenly lost my libido, and my erection has also worsened. Can you please help?

Query: Hi doctor, My Height is 5 10’ ft, and I weigh 169.7 Pounds. I have suddenly lost my libido, and my erection has also worsened. Even after taking supplements, my testosterone levels are low. This has been going on for almost a year. I have previously used Tamoxifen, Clomifene, testosterone propiona...  Read Full »


Dr. Rajesh Jain

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern. Do not worry. Medicines alone will not work. You need to do perineal and pelvic exercises and go for walks regularly. Regularly consume dates, beetroot, jaggery, drumstick, green leafy vegetables, and bananas. Avoid masturbation. Some h...  Read Full »

When I ejaculate I do not experience any pleasure and very little semen comes out. What could be the cause?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 39-year-old male, and for the past six months, when I ejaculate, there is very little pleasure and hardly any semen. I am too young for this. Please help me. Thank you.  Read Full »


Dr. Praveen Pushkar

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. If you are talking about the pressure by which you ejaculate, it does not matter as far as your erection is proper and you ejaculate well with good volume. However, if you think there is a loss of sexual desire, then get your hormones tested as with age, it keeps decre...  Read Full »

I have developed erectile dysfunction and have no stimuli for sex. What should I do?

Query: Hello doctor, From the past 2 to 3 months, I did not get stimuli for sex and am suffering from erectile dysfunction . I am 32 year old. Currently I am taking high blood pressure medication from the past two years (Telma 20 tablets). My routine is hectic. Please suggest to me what to do. Thank you.  Read Full »


Dr. Samer S J Altawil

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Thank you very much for consulting us. Erectile dysfunction and loss of libido are two main issues which are related to stress and hormonal imbalance and can be a side effect from medications like anti hypertension medications. Busy work and stress can be a main fa...  Read Full »

I am not able to get a full erection, and I ejaculate very early. What is the treatment?

Query: Hi doctor. I am 32 years old. My weight is 72 kg. I am not able to get full erection. I was on L-pride (Levosulpiride) and Nuanxit (Flupentixol) and I stopped it before a week. I do not have any problem like sugar or BP. Even if I get full erection, I ejaculate very early. What could be the problem...  Read Full »


Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. The drugs Levosulpiride and Flupentixol will cause side effects like reduced libido or erectile dysfunction. Levosulpiride results in increased prolactin concentration and thus ultimately poor erection. As you have stopped the medicines just a week back, it will take tim...  Read Full »

I am depressed; I have sexual dysfunction, no erection, and a low sexual desire. What to do?

Query: Hello doctor, I am suffering from anxiety and depression. I have palpitation and breathlessness. I am taking Panazep 25, Bupron 150 and Dicorate 500. I have sexual dysfunction, no erection, and a low desire. My doctor prescribed me Sildenafil 50 but, I am worried about its side effects. Please sugg...  Read Full »


Dr. Ashok Kumar Choudhary

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read your query and understand your concerns. There could be the following reasons for an erection problem: Ongoing anxiety and depression: The proper treatment of anxiety and depression will rectify this issue. Panazep (Paroxetine) is known to cause sexual dysfuncti...  Read Full »

I am in my mid-thirties, and I do not feel sexually excited. What to do?

Query: Hi doctor,I am in my mid-thirties, and I want to increase my sexual stamina. I do not feel sexually excited. Please tell me how to increase my sex hormone, and give me some medicine in powder form. I have been taking the tablet Thyronorm 125 mcg.   Read Full »


Dr. Raveendran S. R

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern. Your problem can be due to the following reasons: Diabetes, hypertension: Make sure your blood pressure and blood sugar levels are under control. If you are already on medications, then share the medication names. Hormonal disturbances: L...  Read Full »

Does regular tobacco use cause sexual problems?

Query: Dear doctor, I am 33 years old. I have no desire for sex. There is no erection in the penis since the last three months. I am a regular tobacco user. Give me advice.  Read Full »


Dr. Duraisamy Palanisamy

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Kindly quit tobacco immediately. Tobacco usage is one of the causes for sexual dysfunction. You can take capsule Nano-Leo two capsules in the morning and night after food for three months, which is slow acting. After a month, let me know how you feel. If it is not eff...  Read Full »

Taking Prozac has made my libido very low. What to do?

Query: Hi doctor, I am an 18 year old male, and I have been taking Prozac for probably 6 months, which has made my libido very low. Will it go back to the way it was if I stop the medicine?  Read Full »


Dr. Ashok Kumar Choudhary

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand that Prozac (Fluoxetine) is a known cause of low libido and this might be a single or contributory cause in your decreased libido. In my view, solutions to your problem are: If your problem for which you started Prozac was of short duration, then you can...  Read Full »

I do not feel like having physical relation with my husband. Kindly help.

Query: Hi doctor,I am a 40-year-old female. I do not feel like having physical relation with my husband. I am very stressed about this and create arguments with hubby as we cannot enjoy our relationship. Kindly help.  Read Full »


Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Thanks for writing in, and I understand your concern. A better assessment can be done if you can answer the following questions. a) Since how long you have been facing such issues? b) Did you develop this problem recently? c) Do you have any children? d) Is the...  Read Full »

Will smoking weed for a long period cause premature ejaculation?

Query: Hi doctor, I smoked weed for about four years and had masturbated for about five years. I recently quit everything, and I feel like I have a loss of libido and struggle in getting an erection and maintaining it, and have premature ejaculation. I have this problem for about five months. I have start...  Read Full »


Dr. Raveendran S. R

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern about your symptoms. You might have erectile dysfunction (ED). It can be due to the following reasons: 1) Depression. 2) Varicocele. 3) Fear of failure. Having one episode of ED once may make you feel you will end up with ED. ...  Read Full »

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