Some people taking ssris aren’t able to have an orgasm at all. Venlafaxine is known as a serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor–it blocks the reuptake, or absorption, of both serotonin and norephinephrine. Trust us, they’ve seen and heard it all, and they want you to be healthy and happy and satisfied! On protriptyline i have had a huge increase in sex drive with only dry mouth as a side effect. Include paroxetine (paxil), sertraline (zoloft) and fluoxetine (prozac). This will involve a re-evaluation of the depressive episode, including a physical and sexual health assessment.
Today, getting naked seems less appealing than all the other pressing tasks you have new-found energy to complete. As in most psychotropic medication regimes adjunct treatment, introducing another drug to counteract side-effects may be required. That might mean incorporating a vibrator, finishing off with manual stimulation, or taking an erectile dysfunction drug (not for the erection necessarily, but it may up the intensity and help you come, says sadock).