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Loss Of Libido: Treatment, Procedure, Cost And Side Effects

What is Loss Of Libido?

Loss of Sex drive also known as loss of libido is a medical condition which could be a sign of a reduced hormone levels. This problem affects both sexes at some point in their life. It is often related with the stress, tiredness or relationship issues. In general, everyone’s libido (which is desire of sex) is different in every person. Note - its better to get help, when loss of libido starts affecting the partners relationship.

What is the cause of Loss Of Libido?

There are many reasons for loss of libido such as -

Loss of sexual attraction - it plays an important role between couples and it is seen that at some point they lose interest in each other.

Poor communication - sometimes there is no communication between partners due to that they didn’t share problems as well as their urges to each other, which lead to loss of libido.

Sexual problems - it is been seen that sexual problems such as erectile dysfunction or impotence where retaining an erection was a problem could lead to this problem.

Performance anxiety - stress and climaxing early is one of the main causes of this issue.

In some cases, it is seen that too much of togetherness could also lead to this problem.

Apart from that, unhealthy lifestyle, ejaculation problem, painful intercourse, inability to orgasm, vaginal dryness, vaginismus, depression, menopause, pregnancy, breastfeeding, health problems like cancer, thyroid, diabetes, cardiac issues, alcohol and drugs are some other causes for low libido

What are the symptoms of Loss Of Libido?

When it comes to the symptoms of loss of libido in men and women are unhealthy lifestyle, ejaculation problem, painful intercourse, inability to orgasm, vaginal dryness, vaginismus, depression, menopause, pregnancy, breastfeeding, health problems like cancer, thyroid, diabetes, cardiac issues, alcohol, and drugs are some other causes for low libido. Apart from that, there are certain medicines which also lead to loss of libido include - anti depressant medication, high blood pressure, enlarged prostate, contraception, and seizures.

What is the treatment of Loss Of Libido?

It depends upon the cause of loss of libido, its possible treatment include -

  1. Healthy lifestyle choices - it is a key of many treatments.
  2. Improve your diet - eating healthy food also helps in its treatment.
  3. Regular physical activity - doing regular exercise improves libido in people.
  4. Meditation - it plays an important role as it keep people stress free.
  5. Therapy - there are many treatments available, which are suggested by doctor on clinical condition.
  6. Counseling - it is something which helps patients with loss of libido.

How can you increase your libido?

Libido could be increased by following these things -

  1. Staying healthy and fit - cardiovascular exercises are helpful when it comes to improvement of health and libido. Exercises such as running and swimming helps to boost libido in people.
  2. Eating fruits - foods like bananas, figs, avocados, onion, garlic and natural spices like chillies and peppers help a lot when it comes to increase libido.
  3. Eating foods - eating omega 3 fatty acids, salmon, avocados, olive oil, and tuna, vitamin b1 rich foods such as peanuts help in increasing libido.
  4. Not to bad habits - habits like consuming alcohol and smoking should be avoided.
  5. Stress free - exercise and meditation is the best way for being stress free.

Which foods kill testosterone?

There are certain foods which should be avoided as it kills testosterone in men :

  1. Avoid low carbohydrate meal - balance is the key to any meal or diet. When it comes to testosterone boost, one person needs high quality of carbs diet, along with healthy fats as it boost testosterone levels.
  2. High protein diet - protein diet build strength, muscles and improves testosterone levels also.
  3. Alcohol - consumption of alcohol destroys human bodies internal part in many ways, it also kills the testosterone production. It also lead to weight gain and organ damages as well.
  4. Beverages - sugary drinks consumption also lead to loss of testosterone in people who consumes it.
  5. Contaminated food - such as meat, eggs, poultry, milk and dairy products containing hormones and antibiotics that are given to animals to increase yield and fight disease. Such foods increase estrogen levels in the body, which is the cause for loss of testosterone.

How can I naturally increase my libido?

Libido can be increased by following few things include -

  1. Eating fruits - like figs, avocados, bananas are considered as a libido booster. These foods provide important minerals and vitamins, which increases blood flow in genitals and leads to a healthy sexual life.
  2. Chocolate - it is not known only for good taste, chocolate is also known as the desired symbol. It promotes the release of some chemicals which are responsible for mood lifting.
  3. Garlic - contains a high amount of allicin which increases blood flow in the body. It also helps men having sexual problems like erectile dysfunction. Basil could also be used in food along with garlic. As basil is also known to stimulate the senses.
  4. Meditation - these kinds of things help you to get stress free, which is important for a healthy sex life. Apart from that one can also participate in sports activities.
  5. Sleep enough - always being busy also makes time for sex difficult. It could also affect sex drive in anyone. Its always been better to get enough sleep.

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Popular Questions & Answers

She is about 20 years old. She is not feeling any sensation while masturbating or touching any body parts, rather the vagina starts paining and the breast too.

Hello and welcome to Lybrate. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice. I don't think there will be anything to worry. She could be stressed or tensed or anxious because of first time sex or so. Hope I have answered your query. You can con...
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Hello, Meri age 24 year he mene shayd 8 year se hi musturbation start kiya he or abhi meri age 24 he tab muje pata nai tha to abb usaki wajah se muje kafi side effect aa gaye he or me ab sex ke bare me kam sochta hu so koi aesi teblets ya nuska jiski wajah se me suddenly ye problem me se nikal jau please help me.

Dear user. I can understand. Masturbation is normal, natural and never unhealthy. But excess masturbation can kill your sexual stamina. Excess masturbation can also cause anxiety disorder, depression and thereby erectile dysfunction, premature eja...
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Any doctor in chandigarh. I feel low sexual desire, feeling less sensitive in penis. Facing problem after using himalaya himcolin gel. Kindly suggest me effective method to improve sexual desire & penis nerve function?

Hi, you have not mentioned your age. Decreased libido can be due to various reasons. Stop using gel, manage stress and discuss with doctor your concerns. You may need physical examination ,some investigations and counselling.

Hi, I got married 4 years ago. I have a 22 months baby girl. From last 1 year, I don't feel any sex desire. What should I do to increase my sex desire so that I can enjoy with my wife.

Autosuggestion Psychological technique will be better for the removal of your problem To learn this technique have to book an appointment through online process thank You.
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Table of Content

What is Loss Of Libido?

What is the cause of Loss Of Libido?

What are the symptoms of Loss Of Libido?

What is the treatment of Loss Of Libido?

How can you increase your libido?

Which foods kill testosterone?

How can I naturally increase my libido?

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