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Psychiatric News gives us a short, but sweet article on what to do when antidepressants cause unwanted sexual side effects.  The highlights:

  • Evaluate sexual functioning prior to starting an antidepressant
  • Talk to patients about the potential sexual side effects of antidepressants
  • If sexual side effects develop, consider monitoring, switching antidepressants or adding medications to counteract the sexual side effects

CLICK HERE to read the entire article.

Have more questions about this?  Check out #AskAPsychiatrist live on Periscope this Thursday, 2/9/16 at 12:00pm.  I will be discussing this topic and answering any other questions that folks have.


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