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Does Metformin cause Decreased Libido ?

#118 in Metformin discussions - 239 posts discuss Decreased Libido with Metformin. Decreased Libido is #118 concern in Metformin discussions.
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be killing my sex drive? I have had no sex drive whatsoever...
" ...Metformin be killing my sex drive? I have had no sex drive whatsoever for the ...want sex? Has anyone who has taken Metfor... "

on Metformin, I have had absolutely NO sex drive at all!...
" Ever since I was put on Metformin, I have had absolutely NO sex drive at all! So I understand... "

I feel like I'm 7 years old again, just zero sex drive...
" ...before the metformin but with in about 2 weeks of taking the metformin my sex drive crashed. I feel like I'm 7 years old again, just zero... "

5th jan, before i was taking it i had hardly no sex drive...
" ...Drive???? I have recently started taking metformin again since 5th jan, before i was taking it i had hardly no sex drive.....BUT since ...ever happened while you been on metformi... "

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about a month ago. I had chalked up my lack of libido...
" ...with IR and started Metformin about a month ago. I had chalked up my lack of libido to my poor self-esteem after I gained the last 100 lbs., but with each day I feel it returning on the Metformin... "

for going on 3 weeks and I have notice my sex drive gone...
" I have been on Metaformin for going on 3 weeks and I have notice my sex drive gone down. . .I think it is slowly coming back. But I had a good two weeks where . . (this may be to much info)... "

I still get down sometimes and have a loss of libido...
" ...I first went on Metformin, but it ...no appetite). Have you noticed any plus sides to taking Metformin? ie better skin/weight loss???? I still get down sometimes and have a loss of libido... "

else had this side effect? Also I have decreased libido...
" ...O'ing too. It has only started after I started taking Metformin. Has anyone else had this side effect? Also I have decreased libido. Anyway, I'd like to say that you should try... "

but it floored me, I got depressed and lost my sex drive...
" ...was on Metformin but it floored me, I got depressed and lost my sex drive - and I just ...reading about people complaining about the diarrhoea, but that was ...down to timing. I'm on spiro... "

able to find anywhere that IR or the Met. have low libido...
" Low Libido. I didn't know exactly where ...on Metformin it's become extremely low. There isn't a drive there at ALL anymore. I haven't been able to find anywhere that IR or the Met. have low... "

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