|sex drive is gone.
Oct 6, 2006
I am currently using Atripla and I just recently started using it...its been about a month... how do I highten it?
Response from Dr. Henry
The central nervous system effects of efavirenz in the Atripla can sometimes decreases sex drive for a while. Some persons psychologically have more problems with sex drive when taking HIV medications because they serve as a reminder of their HIV status. Many HIV+ men have a low testosterone level that can contribute to decreased sex drive. A discussion with your HIV specialist on the matter is a good place to start. KH
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