A woman’s sexual desire naturally fluctuates over the years.
Female sexual desire highs and lows are common. Often desire fluctuates and seems to coincide with the beginning or end of a relationship or with major life changes such as pregnancy or menopause. Also, some antidepressant medications also can cause low sex drive in women.
Do you have a persistent or recurrent lack of interest in sex that causes you personal distress? You may have hypoactive sexual desire disorder — also referred to as female sexual interest/arousal disorder.
You don’t have to meet this medical definition to seek help.
If you are bothered by a low sex drive or decreased sexual desire, there are lifestyle changes and sex techniques that may put you in the mood more often. Some medications may offer promise as well. Contact University Urology to discuss your condition and Low Sex Drive concerns.