Are you sick of living with a low libido?

Low sex drive is something that many women suffer from, but the good news is that you don’t have to simply live with it. There are many things that you can do to combat a low libido, but before you can treat it,  you first have to understand what is causing it. In our last blog, our OBGYN in Venice went over a couple of the common causes for low libido and how to deal with them. Keep reading to learn more:

#3. Medical Issues

There are many medical issues that could cause your libido to take a dive, including depression, fibroids, thyroid disorders, low testosterone and endometriosis. If you think that a medical issue is what is causing your low sex drive, then you should contact your doctor as soon as you can. Many medical conditions that lead to low sex drive can be treated.

#4. Medications

There are certain medications that could lower your libido, including antidepressants, drugs that lower blood pressure and oral contraceptives. Ask your doctor about switching to a different medication or lowering your dose. 

#5. Negative Self Image

If you have a negative image of yourself, it’s not easy to feel sexy or attractive. Take some time to take care of yourself, whether that means making time to go to the gym a few days a week, eating healthy homemade meals or reinvigorating yourself with a facial or a massage. Taking the time to care for yourself can help you to feel invigorated and boost your confidence. 

Do you have any questions or concerns about low libido? If so, please contact us! We are always happy to help.