Metformin

448,579
Discussions
Share your experience
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Metformin (International Nonproprietary Name, pronounced , originally sold as Glucophage) is an oral antidiabetic drug in the ...
Read on Wikipedia
3.5
5 448622
Satisfaction score
?
Based on medical discussions around the web
Rate it yourself
Your rating:
Your rating has been added!
Metformin for PCOS
448,579 conversations around the web about Metformin to help you make a decision
We analyzed what people said about Metformin and compared it to other PCOS medications
Share your experience
3.5
Satisfaction score
?

Does Metformin cause Decreased Libido ?

#119 in Metformin discussions - 243 posts discuss Decreased Libido with Metformin. Decreased Libido is #119 concern in Metformin discussions.
content loaded dynamically
Filter
Filters:
Gender
Role
Age
All
We found 243 discussions
be killing my sex drive?I have had no sex drive whatsoever f...
" Could Metformin be killing my sex drive? I have had no sex drive whatsoever for the past ...don't want sex? Has anyone who has... "

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... "

eel like I'm 7 years old again, just zero sex drive :-
" ...the diet 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... "

th jan, before i was taking it i had hardly no sex drive....
" Metformin & Sex Drive???? I have recently started taking metformin again since 5th jan, before i was taking it i had hardly no sex drive.....BUT since starting back on ...ever happened... "

Post from
www.3fatchicks.com
about a month ago. I had chalked up my lack of libido...
" I was just diagnosed PCOS 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... "

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)... "

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

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...
" I was on Metformin but it floored me, I got depressed and lost my sex drive - and I just couldn't ...keep reading about people complaining about the diarrhoea, but that was perfectly ...just down to... "

find anywhere that IR or the Met. have low libido as a s...
" Low Libido. I didn't know exactly where ...IR and now that I'm 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... "

Your Saved Posts ()

The side effects featured here are based on those most frequently appearing in user posts on the Internet. The manufacturer's product labeling should always consulted for a list of side effects most frequently appearing in patients during clinical studies. Talk to your doctor about which medications may be most appropriate for you.
Back to Signup
Please wait...

Free drug savings card,
Free visit with an online doctor!

Free drug savings card, Free visit with an online doctor!

Join Treato today and receive this special offer