Sexual Problems

Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder – HSDD

Every man and woman experiences low sex (loss of libido) drive during some period in life. If low sex drive is continued and lasting, it calls for treatment. Almost 15% of men have this problem all the time; while over 30% females have it, but may not voice about it.

As you know every disease has complex medical name. Similarly, Low sex desire is also called as (Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder – HSDD)

Let us look at the most common factors which contribute towards low sex drive

In men, following are the common causes:


Cough with production of mucus

Lack of spark in marriage life

Alcohol or/and smoking, drugs

Drugs: Drugs depression, hypertension, pain killers

Erectile dysfunction




Low levels of testosterone hormone

Hypothyroid (Under active thyroid)

Anxiety, depression or other emotional diseases

Treatment for Loss of Libido

Treatment depends on the cause behind low sex drive

If there is a treatable disease in the background, get treated. E.g. Hypothyroid, diabetes, etc

Improve interpersonal relationship with your partner

Reduce weight if you are obese

Reduce stress

Change over to gentle medicines such as homeopathy, for depression, anxiety disorders, if that is the underlying cause

Bring romance, love and affection in your love life. Re-kindle the “spark.”

Take homeopathic medicines, if indicated

In women, one must check the following common factors:


Lack of love in marriage life

Child birth

Reduced blood supply to vagina, leading to painful intercourse

Hypothyroid (Under active thyroid) (More common than in men)

Contraceptive pills

Alcohol, smoking, drugs




Nerve injury following removal of uterus (hysterectomy)

Drugs: Drugs depression, hypertension, pain killers

Anxiety, depression or other emotional diseases

Traumatic events in childhood such as child abuse

Homeopathic Treatment for Low Sex Drive

Homeopathy helps to treat the underlying disease which may be responsible for low sex drive, as suggested above. There are number of cases in which low sex drive may be present without any other disease in the back ground. Homeopathy offers promising results in improving low sex drive. It helps in following ways:

Treating the underlying disease

Treatment of Erectile dysfunction

Reducing stress and improving your stress coping system

Replacing your antidepressant and anti-anxiety medicines, whenever possible

Enhancing your moods and stimulating your sex drive

Homeopathy is strongly recommended in the cases of Low sex drive or Loss of Libido