Review: could Fentanyl cause Sexual dysfunction - male?
Summary: Sexual dysfunction - male could be caused by Fentanyl, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Fentanyl citrate, and have Prostate cancer.
We study 14,049 people who have side effects while taking Fentanyl from FDA and social media. Among them, 14 have Sexual dysfunction - male. Find out below who they are, when they have Sexual dysfunction - male and more.
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Fentanyl (latest outcomes from 14,378 users) has active ingredients of fentanyl citrate. It is often used in pain.
Sexual dysfunction - male
Sexual dysfunction - male (difficulty experienced by male during any stage of a normal sexual activity) (latest reports from 132,560 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, hair loss.
On Apr, 8, 2014: 14,029 people reported to have side effects when taking Fentanyl. Among them, 14 people (0.10%) have Sexual Dysfunction - Male. They amount to 0.01% of all the 128,104 people who have Sexual Dysfunction - Male on eHealthMe.
Time on Fentanyl when people have Sexual dysfunction - male * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sexual dysfunction - male||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Sexual dysfunction - male when taking Fentanyl * :
|Sexual dysfunction - male||7.14%||92.86% |
Age of people who have Sexual dysfunction - male when taking Fentanyl * :
|Sexual dysfunction - male||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.69%||23.08%||7.69%||61.54% |
Severity of Sexual dysfunction - male when taking Fentanyl ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sexual dysfunction - male||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Sexual dysfunction - male ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sexual dysfunction - male||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prostate cancer (6 people, 42.86%)
- Pain (3 people, 21.43%)
- Osteoporosis (3 people, 21.43%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (3 people, 21.43%)
- Neoplasm malignant (2 people, 14.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fentanyl citrate (10 people, 71.43%)
- Zometa (9 people, 64.29%)
- Viagra (6 people, 42.86%)
- Cymbalta (5 people, 35.71%)
- Dexamethasone (5 people, 35.71%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I take cymbalta and opiates to treat pain and depression. I have Ed. Sometimes can get erection but lose it during inter coarse. Other times can achieve erection but not ejaculate. Most other times it just doesn't work. Lower back pain is my pain. It is muscular not nerve. Also been diagnosed with moderate clinical depression. Cymbalta works well for depression.
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