Oral phentolamine and female sexual arousal disorder: a pilot study.

@article{Rosen1999OralPA,
  title={Oral phentolamine and female sexual arousal disorder: a pilot study.},
  author={Raymond C. Rosen and Natalie A. Phillips and Noel Gendrano and David M Ferguson},
  journal={Journal of sex & marital therapy},
  year={1999},
  volume={25 2},
  pages={137-44}
}
Female sexual arousal disorder (FSAD) is a highly prevalent problem, although little is known about pathophysiology or treatment of the disorder. Given the potential role of vascular mechanisms, a small pilot study was conducted on the effects of oral phentolamine in menopausal women with FSAD. Six postmenopausal women with a lack of lubrication and with sexual arousal difficulties of at least 6 months duration participated in the study. All subjects received a single dose of oral phentolamine… CONTINUE READING