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Escıtalopram Related Erectıle Dysfunctıon and Spontaneous Ejaculatıon durıng Mıcturıtıon

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715–6

INTRODUCTION


Escitalopram is a novel selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) drug used for the treatment of depression (1). Sexual dysfunction is a common and troublesome side-effect associated with SSRIs and other classes of antidepressants (2). These side-effects have been considered to be a common reason for noncompliance which may lead to relapse and recurrence of depression (3). A case of escitalopram related erectile dysfunction and spontaneous ejaculation during micturition in a patient with major depression are described.

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e-Published: 15 Oct, 2013
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