Thioridazine and sexual dysfunction.

  title={Thioridazine and sexual dysfunction.},
  author={Joel Kotin and D E Wilbert and D J Verburg and S M Soldinger},
  journal={The American journal of psychiatry},
  volume={133 1},
The authors found a 60% incidence of difficulties in sexual functioning in 57 male patients who had taken thioridazine. Ejaculatory problems were the most frequent dysfunction; a third of these patients experienced retrograde ejaculation. The incidence of sexual difficulties in 64 patients who had taken other major tranquilizers was only 25%. None of the latter group experienced retrograde ejaculation-most had difficulty achieving and maintaining erection. The authors recommend consideration of… CONTINUE READING
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