The level of risk of developing Post-SSRI Sexual Dysfunction (PSSD) from using an SSRI or SNRI antidepressant is currently unknown. Patients are never warned about persisting sexual side effects when these drugs are prescribed.
Calls for informed consent are often met with the response that PSSD appears to be quite rare. Given the huge number of antidepressants prescribed every year, the number of people complaining of PSSD is comparatively small. Doctors wouldn’t normally be expected to discuss every rare side effect of a medication when prescribing it.
To the uninformed, this might seem like a reasonable argument. However, there are a number of complex dynamics involved in the issue of PSSD that not only make it difficult to establish its true prevalence, but they also suggest that the condition may be significantly more common than is generally assumed.
One of the most obvious reasons for the under-diagnosis of PSSD is the inconsistency in awareness within the medical community.
It is difficult to get a clear picture of how this might differ across medical specialties, though there is some suggestion that urologists and those doctors who specialize in sexual medicine are usually more familiar with the condition, sometimes commenting that they have seen cases in their clinics from time to time. (See PSSD: Getting a Diagnosis)
While some PSSD sufferers are fortunate in their dealings with the healthcare system, others can face a more difficult experience.
The fact that antidepressants were originally prescribed can often present a barrier to having any subsequent health complaints assessed objectively and without significant bias towards an underlying mental health disorder. This not uncommonly results in PSSD being completely dismissed as a possible cause. It is also part of a more widespread issue of doctors failing to engage with patients on the subject of treatment-related problems.
In some cases, the symptoms only appear when the antidepressant is actually stopped or the person begins to taper the dosage. This undoubtedly adds another level of difficulty when trying to obtain a diagnosis. It is worth noting however that it matches the profile of antipsychotic-induced tardive dyskinesia, in which the problem can either develop while on the drug or when stopping.
The need to battle against an unhelpful medical community can prove too much for some PSSD sufferers, particularly if they are also dealing with other side effects such as withdrawal problems.
There is also the very legitimate concern that disagreeing with doctors will be regarded as evidence of an increasing mental health disorder and could put the person at risk, or at the very least affect how they are perceived in any future consultations due to comments in the medical records.
Faced with these difficulties, some simply abandon trying to obtain any assistance for their condition from the healthcare system, which means that these cases then disappear from clinical practice.
For most medical conditions, a patient seeks the assistance of the medical community because they are hoping to receive an effective treatment. If faced with an unhelpful doctor who isn’t knowledgeable about the condition or one who is unwilling to engage, the patient would usually persevere and take the matter further. They might ask to see a different doctor for a second opinion or request to see a specialist. They might even attempt to seek out and consult with known experts at their own expense.
However, in some ways there is much less value in pursuing this course of action in relation to PSSD. Anyone who researches the published literature and the various on-line information will soon realize that there is little that can be done for the condition. There is no cure and currently no viable treatments. Even with a formal diagnosis, there is ultimately very little that a doctor has to offer. There is therefore less incentive for a PSSD sufferer to pursue medical intervention, particularly if they encounter resistance from their doctor.
As part of the condition, men and women can sometimes be left with a reduced or loss of libido. This seems to produce two different results in terms of a sufferer’s reaction to it.
There are those who are acutely aware of this impairment and find the experience very disconcerting. Their reduced or lack of desire feels abnormal. They know that they are meant to be attracted to people and have a desire for sex, yet these feelings are strangely missing or subdued. Together with the other features of PSSD, this can produce a very distressing situation for those affected.
However, other sufferers are completely unconcerned by it, even when they seem to recognize that it is a drug side effect. They find that they simply no longer care about sex and relationships or they regard them as fairly unimportant in their life. Consequently, any accompanying physical difficulties that they might have also become less important.
Some sufferers note that they would rather have these abilities and feelings back and to once again be able to pursue sexual relations, but it seems to be regarded as something that would be nice to have as opposed to a pressing concern that is causing any particular distress.
This sexual apathy means that these people are less likely to seek medical assistance.
While some cases of PSSD involve sexual side effects that remain completely unchanged when the drug is stopped, there are a number of people who find that their sexual function improved on stopping the SSRI, but it isn’t the same as it used to be. Some of them remain a long way from their pre-drug baseline and fit a typical case of PSSD, but others seem to return to what could loosely be described as near normal.
Unlike some of the more severe cases, these people generally report being able to engage in normal or reasonably normal sexual activity, but nevertheless something isn’t the same. They can have less interest in sex or find it more difficult to become aroused. Orgasms are sometimes weaker. There can be a sense that sex doesn’t feel the same as it used to – something indefinable seems to be missing.
The fact that their sexual function showed a substantial improvement when the antidepressant was stopped leads them to assume that the drug is no longer involved, and that any remaining deficiency must be due to something else, despite the fact that they had completely normal functioning immediately prior to starting the medication.
Even those who deny any persisting effects and claim that their sexual function completely returned to normal after stopping an antidepressant will sometimes admit that on reflection it isn’t quite the same.
Some of those affected try to make sense of this by assuming that it must be related to other aspects of their health or other things going on in their life. They may not even regard themselves as having a significant sexual dysfunction, just a reduced interest or enjoyment of sex. Those who have been on an antidepressant for a while may assume that it is a normal part of life.
The important point is that these people generally aren’t complaining about the problem, and certainly not about the medication. They often only mention it because they were specifically asked. Even when the person recognizes a link to the drug, they are sometimes just pleased that their sexual function came back to the extent that it did, and they consider it a fair trade-off for helping with their mental health issue. Whether this represents a degree of sexual apathy or simply a pragmatic view is difficult to know.
Anyone who reports to their doctor that sex doesn’t seem as good as it used to will probably find the conversation steered very quickly towards mood, relationship issues, etc.
A quick search of the medical literature and on-line information about PSSD will reveal cases of a complete loss of libido, profound genital anesthesia, pleasureless orgasm and an inability to engage in sexual activity.
These types of cases are important. They describe the potentially devastating consequences of the condition and help to define its characterizing features.
However, it is also becoming increasingly clear that the condition includes a broad range of cases, from the most severe to those people who notice that their sexual function just isn’t quite the same as before, and everything in between.
In efforts to raise awareness it is important to illustrate this diversity within the condition, otherwise there is a risk of PSSD being perceived solely as a rare and extreme side effect, and therefore something that can too easily be dismissed as being irrelevant to the majority of people.
Evidence of this misconception can be seen on-line. Some people comment that although they have a degree of persisting genital numbness and weaker orgasms, they are able to have sex and therefore they don’t have PSSD. Others have said that their condition improved naturally over time to a point where they are now able to have sex again, and therefore they have recovered and no longer have PSSD, despite reporting that there wasn’t a return to baseline.
Any impairment to a person’s sexual functioning or sensation that fails to return to a pre-drug state after stopping an antidepressant belongs firmly in the conversation about PSSD, regardless of the level to which it interferes with their ability to engage in normal sexual activity.
Far from diluting the seriousness of the condition, this actually brings into view the very real possibility that persisting sexual side effects may be more common than is generally assumed, and that many of these cases may be going under the radar.
A study published in 1999 looked at the effectiveness of fluoxetine as a possible treatment for premature ejaculation . It found that the antidepressant increased the time to ejaculation and was therefore regarded as helpful.
The interesting point is that in addition to measuring time to ejaculation, a number of additional parameters were assessed using neurophysiological testing. One of these was penile sensory threshold. Electrodes were placed on the subject’s penis and very small electric currents were generated until the subject could feel the sensation. The current was then decreased until it could no longer be perceived. This second figure was taken as a measurement of penile sensitivity.
This test was carried out on both the study group (fluoxetine) and the control group (placebo), both prior to, and at the end of the treatment period of one month.
At the end of the study, it was discovered that fluoxetine had increased penile sensory threshold by almost 25% compared to placebo which remained the same as pre-treatment. In other words, fluoxetine was found to have reduced penile sensation. The study concluded that this reduction in sensation was likely responsible for the increased time to ejaculation.
An earlier study from 1990 found that the tricyclic antidepressant, clomipramine, also caused an increase in penile sensory threshold . It is worth noting that while clomipramine is classed as a tricyclic antidepressant, it is also a serotonin reuptake inhibitor.
In addition to these studies, published case reports of genital numbness while on an SSRI have appeared in the literature since 1991, including a report of anesthesia of the nipples in 2000 [3-9]. This is without including the cases of genital anesthesia from the PSSD literature.
None of this is surprising as reduced genital sensitivity is a known and common side effect of SSRI antidepressants. If they pay close attention to it, most people who take an SSRI will notice a degree of reduced genital sensation within 30 minutes of taking the first dose.
However, a search of drug information leaflets and health websites will find very little mention of it. Instead, the information that dominates the public domain focuses on side effects such as libido, erectile/lubrication problems and difficulty having an orgasm.
If you were to ask your doctor whether SSRIs can reduce genital sensation, you would probably receive a strange look and be told that SSRIs don’t do this.
Most people seem to be aware that antidepressants can affect arousal and make it more difficult to have an orgasm, but the fact that they can reduce genital sensation (and sexual sensations more generally eg. reduced feeling of pleasure during orgasm) doesn’t appear to be in the public consciousness. It is completely missing from the general dialogue about antidepressant side effects.
In 2006-07, three large randomized placebo-controlled studies were published that looked at the effectiveness of citalopram, sertraline and escitalopram for premature ejaculation [10-12]. These are all SSRIs.
Unlike the earlier trials mentioned above, they didn’t test penile sensory threshold. However, they included something that the earlier trials did not: a 3- and 6-month follow-up.
It was discovered that the ejaculation-delaying effect of the SSRIs had continued for a significant number of participants, several months after the drugs had been stopped.
An analysis of the results from the citalopram and sertraline trials and their significance in relation to PSSD has previously been discussed in the literature . Of particular note is the fact that the study participants had no pre-existing mental health disorder on which the persisting effect could be attributed.
But there may be another important point.
The fluoxetine study from 1999 concluded on the basis of its neurophysiological testing, that the drug’s ability to delay ejaculation was likely due to its effect of increasing penile sensory threshold. It also noted the findings of the 1990 trial in which clomipramine was found to have the same effect.
If this conclusion is correct and it is applied to the three large studies from 2006-07, then it means that in addition to showing a persisting effect of delayed ejaculation, these studies are also potentially evidence of a persisting reduction in genital sensation in a significant number of participants after stopping three different SSRIs.
A common view of PSSD is that it is a severe condition that a person either does or doesn’t develop – and that the vast majority of people don’t. Therefore, prevalence is generally assumed to look something like example 1:
However, this idea seems increasingly unconvincing. Taking everything into account, it raises the possibility that the true picture could look more like example 2 or some variation of it:
The original question was – how common is Post-SSRI Sexual Dysfunction? This article may not have provided an answer, but perhaps it suggests a number of reasons why some sufferers may not identify with the condition, despite experiencing persisting sexual side effects.
SSRIs and SNRIs can have very complex sexual effects and can produce changes that some sufferers may find difficult to make sense of, particularly when it comes to altered sensations and muted sexual feelings. Depending on the level of severity, some people may feel that the severe dysfunction often associated with PSSD is not a good fit for what they are experiencing.
Perhaps the real question is:
Does anyone who takes an SSRI or SNRI actually regain 100% of their original sexual function and sensation, or are they almost always left with some degree of long-term alteration?
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How can anyone place their lives in some clinicians and big pharma’s hands especially, knowing damn well that one could be at risk of also being sexually castrated?
Dealing with ones loss of good health is one thing however, having to deal with feelings of sexual dysfunction is just so morally wrong!
How can one blame permanent sexual dysfunction on mental health?
Is everything permanently damaged related to ones mental health?
If a damage is permanent and no one is listening, who will?
Damage to the delicate nerves, no matter which part of the body is inflicted, is real and can be permanent.
One cannot make a burnt light bulb function again?
The same applies to the ‘hardwire’ of our delicate bodies.
One is either highly sexed with these drugs or sexually burnt out!
Which one is more lucky?
May 29, 2018
I understand your irritation, however, there is a third group. I lost my sex drive 21 years ago when I was using Paroxetine. You may find it odd, but I feel happy being asexual.
The poison was only $10.40 back in 2011 and if I knew that it was going to cause my husband and I so much harm, I would of disposed of them, straight away, no questions asked!!!!
the studies seem to have been done mainly in men? Has anyone ever really asked women about the effect of an SSRI on their sex life?
Plus the embarrassment factor. How many people simply never mention any alteration in sexual feelings because they would sooner die than raise such an issue? That was true for me. Weirdly, while I was hammered by depression and drugs, sex was probably the last thing I was bothered about – but I was sure as hell bothered when my sex drive came back and went into overdrive …and there was no one I could ask, even though PGAD is about as far from pleasurable as its possible to be
so, would you include hyper sexuality and/or persistent genital arousal, post drugs, as part of the missing data?
And, how about those of us – who seem to be the ‘disappeared’ – who were blasted by antipsychotics, rather than purely antidepressants..we so rarely get a mention. There is virtually nothing about us in the literature or online – especially the tens of thousands who took the new antipsychotics as a treatment for acute and unremitting depression. We suffered too.
Joanna Moncrieff, MD
June 30, 2016
The annual meeting of the UK’s Royal College of Psychiatrists is in full swing at the moment in London. The conference will again not be debating important new findings about antipsychotic drug treatment.
It must be very uncomfortable for you.
I can never imagine what you must be going through ~ I am so sorry for your experience.
No one is fortunate when these meds impact our sex life.
Wouldn’t it be nice if we could have our ‘old selves’ back, with the ‘flick of a switch’.
I would not wish any living being the brutal harm that anyone of us have been subjected to.
What more can they take away from us?
I will never understand how such a dubious med can inflict so much harm on many organs of the body?
At times, I feel so alone, knowing that no one really cares.
Many may be too embarrassed, like you said Sally, to come forward and speak about it.
Even if they did, they might come across some professionals, who would deny that meds would induce this kind of problem and would most likely draw inadequate conclusions of being a hypochondriac.
We don’t need some unsupportive professionals poking and prodding us!
I hope, with time, the severity of you problem lessens and becomes somewhat, bearable for you.
For others who are suffering out there, just remember you are not alone.
This is a very compassionate response. Thank you.
How disappointing! : (
all those who have been impacted by these meds should boycott the 2016 meeting.
Not good enough!
What are they going to debate instead!
We want to see POSITIVE ACTION come to fruition.
Too obsessed with numerical evaluation. We all know the phenomenon exists, that it is common enough and that it is not a price worth paying. People need warning, otherwise consent is not informed.
Common or rare ,this problem is only for suicide….there is no life without emotions, without libido. It is probably the only one situation that you are buried alive. Even in my worst nightmare….
Congratulations Big Pharma congratulations Psychiatry.
God spared us, so that we could be a living testimony to what no longer serves. CB
not one of my doctors has bothered to report any side effect, like sterilizing a mentally ill child…
yet complains not bothered to report because there is not enough reported complaints of this
well they could have told my mum when I was 9 years old that they were in fact not experts and the trials run by drug companies only lasted about 4 weeks
and my mum and dad are damn hard working taxpayers for this state overpaid expert pharma criminals. drug dealing nazi’s
besides how many people with enduring damage stay in treatment…
I believe there is enough complaints however, the regulators who work for big pharma, don’t seem to care.
If professionals, put in a complaint they don’t seem to do much with that information unless 90% of the people have been impacted.
Many celebraties have died taking these meds. How can they put in a complaint? We do not know how many other souls have been maimed or died because it is never bought to our attention.
This is why we have lawyers, so that they can advocate for us.
This is why we have doctors so that they can say that the meds caused the damage.
The damage has been done however, no one cares.
No one seems to believe us either especially, if the professionals have made it look like something else. They will say it was coincidental and that it was not related to the meds.
I NEVER HAD THESE HEALTH ISSUES BEFORE I INGESTED THE MEDS!WHAT MORE PROOF DO YOU WANT!
How can one be rightly compensated if the gatekeepers of our safety are messing everything up, also!
They tell us to advocate however, how on earth can we do this if everyone makes a mockery of us!
People get compensated for silly things and serious issues that damage one goods health or reputation for life are insignificant.
There are some people out there who really know how to play the game and those who have been seriously maimed get put to the wayside because the system is so totally dysfunctional and not cut out for the honest people.
This add defines exactly what happened to me after taking Citalophram Hydrobromide for several years.
I dont know if there is anyone that can help me.
Does anybody know why new patients can NOT join the PSSD-Forum?? Is there maybe a strange reason for this? I would like to get in contact with other people who are suffering from pssd!!!
I NEVER HAD THESE HEALTH ISSUES BEFORE I INGESTED THE MEDS! WHAT MORE PROOF DO YOU WANT!
My sentiments exactly!
I have been suffering with PSSD for a couple of months now as well as disrupted sleep patterns after coming off medication. I have not returned to a pre med state for 3 months now. Of all the times I have suffered from anxiety or depression I have NEVER had these issues, ONLY after discontinuing a medication that I had suffered bad side effects from. If medications come with side effect warnings, one I suppose in these instances ought to ask the doctor why this is done? Because they could have the potential to cause serious damage? I wasn’t warned of side effects until a few weeks into the medication. The side effects were serious and meant that the medication should be stopped. I have health issues now that I have NEVER experienced before in my life. When side effects of pills are posted, and no doctor will acknowledge when post medication problems occur, then what is the point in mentioning potentially dangerous side effects? A knowledge of side effects is the realization that permanent damage can be done. To me it points to a clear case of cover up and denial when doctors balk, misdiagnose, scapegoat on other reasons, or draw a blank when presented with the issue of a possible case of pharmaceutical or “iatrogenic” damages. It is an inconvenient truth to those “professionals” in the medical industry. I wish I was given ample warning. I resent doctors who do not care properly for their patients. It is a breach of the hypocratic oath doctors take to “not cause more damage than already done”
The pharmaceutical industry doesn’t care about damaging people’s health with their poison. This site is as big a sham as the so called ‘cures’ they propose to offer! There’s just too much money to be made, that’s why they don’t ban these drugs or listen to patients who are having adverse side effects. The medical community should not be trusted.
May 29, 2018
SSRIs can cause an irreversible loss of sex drive. My case. I lost it 21 years ago when I was trying to get rid of my phobias and OCD by means of swallowing Paroxetine capsules prescribed by a psychiatrist. Today, at age 48, I am purely asexual.
I also observed temporarily depressed moods and ‘brain-dullness’. I was like a jelly fish floating in oil. It all passed along with my sex drive.
I still have phobias although after Paroxetine had asexualized me, I used all the other anti-depressants of the SSRI class. It looks I am SSRI-resistant in terms of phobias and OCD.
Life goes on.
Did you ever try anything to get rid of this asexuality or did you just give in to it? And I do not mean just supplements, I mean other serious drugs or medications and more extreme measures.
I am currently facing libido reduced to near nothing after quitting escitalopram, extreme ED, near anhedonia and loss of sensation on the penis. There is no way I will give in to living life like this. I will fix this
I’m sorry you suffered this asexuality. I fear I am in the same situation.
I am heartened by your comment that ‘Life goes on’.
Hopefully I can adopt this approach in time. At the moment I am not quite there, but hopefully one day.
Anecdotally, PSSD seems more common than most practitioners will admit, if at all. Antidepressant Discontinuation Syndrome remains a euphemism, and it has taken decades for anyone to thoroughly acknowledge PSSD. We’re living in a world where pharmaceutical money is more important than our mental health. I haven’t talked to a single person who has used SSRIs, who hasn’t had their sex life affected in some way by antidepressants. Why is their not a disclaimer on antidepressants for this? The increased risk of suicide should be enough to dissuade most healthy people from Serotonin affecting medications, but PSSD should nail the coffin shut. The biggest issue here, is that we’re not talking about healthy people; we’re referring to people who need assistance at a critical time in their lives. Pharmaceutical company success is more important than helping people; it’s all about business to them.
I just turned 17 and I have PSSD. Everyday is a complete hell and pure torture. Yesterday when I almost jumped in front of a train I got a thought: “What if all the people who suffer from this get together and make this public. And that everybody needs to know about this.”
We need to get those fuckers who make these “medicins” locked up.
Lets spread this, the whole world needs to know about this.
I’m not killing myself because of a pill I took 3 weeks.
Fuck dying, I want to live.
To everyone who suffers: this is not your faith. We are strong if we stand together.
I started taking Prozac about 25 years ago. I was on a low dose which helped with my depression and anxiety. I knew that SSRIs had sexual side-effects but assumed that like all drug side-effects they would go away once the drug use was discontinued. I dealt with erectile dysfunction with Viagra. Over the last couple of years I noticed a worsening of sexual side-effects. Viagra didn’t always work. I slowly developed a genital loss of feeling, ejaculation without orgasm, difficulty achieving orgasm or total inability to have an orgasm. My libido slowly decreased as well. I decided to taper off Prozac and see if I could regain my sexual health. It has been 5 months now and I am still experiencing the same symptoms at the same level of severity. I did some research on line and learned about PSSD. I also learned that the damage done by SSRIs is irreversible. I am still in shock that the drug companies did not foresee this or worse, knew about it and did not disclose this permanent side-effect. Other than shock and anger, I am still processing the implications of having this disorder for the rest of my life. My sexuality has been taken away from me by careless drug companies who never studied the long-term effects of taking these drugs. How many people would have consented to taking an SSRI if they knew in advance that there was a strong likelihood they would lose their ability to engage in sexual activity and ability to feel? Ironically, the thought that I will never enjoy sex again has rekindled my depression and I am now taking Wellbutrin which supposedly doesn’t have sexual side-effects. To sum up, my life has been ruined through the negligence of drug companies to put safety before the almighty dollar. I am devastated.
I too have been inflicted with PSSD I took Lexipro for about 5 months and should have realized sooner what it was doing but I was in mental hospitals not the greatest places to feel horny anyway I have all the signs but not completely off the meds yet , now I’m more depressed than ever but I have to see if it gradually gets better after I’m off them completely after reading many posts I’m sure I’ll be effected the same as I am now … sigh this seems so wrong antidepressants making you more depressed … insane
É realmente lamentável que continuemos invisíveis mesmo após tantos relatos de PSSD angustiantes em fóruns e sites que falam sobre o assunto.
Acabei com meu casamento de sete anos, achando que a falta de desejo e sentimento era puramente psicológica e que meus medicamentos serviriam para me ajudar em relação a esses sentimentos deprimentes.
Agora me sinto sozinha, deprimida, num círculo vicioso e tendo que viver uma vida assexual. Inconsequentes e irresponsáveis tanto as industrias farmacêuticas quanto os psiquiatras desinformados que nos fazem peregrinar atrás de soluções que, pelo que tenho pesquisado, não existem!
Realmente caberia processo por danos e vou procurar reunir informações pois agora passo até por dificuldades financeiras já que nem consigo exercer minha profissão adequadamente e tenho que me manter financeiramente sozinha. Todos os dias sofro por ter acordado. Não desejo permanecer viva por mais um dia sequer…
PSSD can be completely cured by vaping tiny amounts (flakes, far smaller than 1mg) of 5 Meo DMT.
I’ve had PSSD for 14 years. I experienced some symptom relief with Cannabis, but nothing like a full return of function & sensation which I’ve had experienced this pas month.
It’s up to you to investigate if 5 Meo DMT offers a permanent solution or if redosing is required. I am redosing every few days, but I am doing it for fun. I am not sure if it is necessary.
This affliction is curable. We don’t have to live like zombies anymore.