Altered sexual and reproductive functions in epileptic men taking carbamazepine.

  title={Altered sexual and reproductive functions in epileptic men taking carbamazepine.},
  author={Rosana Maria dos Reis and Alexandre Gonçalves de Angelo and Am{\'e}rico Ceiki Sakamoto and Rui Alberto Ferriani and L{\'u}cia Alves da Silva Lara},
  journal={The journal of sexual medicine},
  volume={10 2},
INTRODUCTION Epileptic men may experience hormonal changes that may alter semen quality and sexual function. Alterations in male sexual and reproductive parameters may also be due to treatment with antiepileptic drugs to control seizures. AIMS To evaluate serum hormone concentrations, semen quality, the frequency of sexual intercourse (FSI), and erectile function in men with epileptic seizures controlled by carbamazepine (CBZ). MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES The five-question form of the… CONTINUE READING


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