Author | J. Mark Westfall, MD


Antidepressant-Induced Sexual Dysfunction: Five Management Strategies

June 30, 2010

Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and other second-generation antidepressants have become common therapeutic options for the management of depression. Although these agents are effective and generally well tolerated, they frequently cause sexual adverse effects that can impact patients’ quality of life, thus ultimately leading to nonadherence to therapy in many cases.