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What increases libido?

Testosterone, dopamine, estrogen (F)

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What decreases libido?

Prolactin, serotonin, estrogen (M)

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How does dopamine affect libido?

Increases with agonists

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How does NE affect libido?

Increases when more in synapse (a2 blockers)

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Role of ACh in libido

Nicotinic agonists inc
Muscarinic antag decrease

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Role of serotonin in libido

more 5HT in synapse decreases libido (antag)

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Best tx for premature ejaculation

Local anesthetics

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Drugs that inc libido

Testosterone (M/F)
Dopamine agonists (LDOPA, bromocriptine)

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PGE-1 (alprostadil)

ED tx
MOA: vasodilation
AE: hypotension, mild penile pain, priapism

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PDE5 Inhibitor (Sildenafil)

ED tx
MOA: prevents cGMP breakdown
AE: HA, flushing, hypotension

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What should you not take Sildenafil with?

Nitrates - can cause decreased cardiac perfusion and MI

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Tx for vaginal atrophy and dryness

Topical estrogen

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FDA approved drugs for dysparenunia

Prasterone, ospemifene