Emerging therapies for female sexual dysfunction.

  title={Emerging therapies for female sexual dysfunction.},
  author={Robert Taylor Segraves},
  journal={Expert opinion on emerging drugs},
  volume={8 2},
Epidemiological studies in the US, the UK and Sweden indicate that approximately 40% of women aged 18 - 59 have significant complaints about their sexual lives. The majority of complaints concern low sexual desire. Other common problems include difficulty reaching orgasm, insufficient lubrication and painful coitus. A vacuum erection device which increases blood flow to the clitoris has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration. There are no pharmacological agents with approval for… CONTINUE READING