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Some medications can cause libido problems. They might do so indirectly, making you feel more tired or weak, leading to sexual problems. If you are concerned about your sex drive, some of the medications below may be to blame.

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1. SSRIs

SSRIs, or selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, include some of the most popular available antidepressants. These medications are prescribed to help patients deal with depression, anxiety, and other troubling mental health issues. They raise the level of serotonin in the brain, improving mood and well-being. However, because SSRIs lower dopamine and norepinephrine in the brain, they can kill your libido.

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