What to Know About Depression and Your Sex Life

What to Know About Depression and Your Sex Life

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This podcast episode is for people who are living with depression or their care partners; or anyone who is interested in learning more about depression. The goal of this episode is to help you talk to and work with your doctor about depression and your sex life.

You will learn about:

  • How depression and its symptoms may affect your sex life

  • Possible side effects of treatments used to help manage depression and its symptoms and their impact

  • Talking to your doctor and healthcare team about depression and your sex life

Dr Rakesh Jain talks to Adam about his experiences with his sex life while living with depression.  

Authors and Disclosures

Faculty

Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH

Clinical ProfessorDepartment of PsychiatryTexas Tech Health Sciences CenterSchool of Medicine -- Permian BasinMidland, Texas Disclosure: Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH, has the following relevant financial relationships:Consultant or advisor for: AbbVie; Acadia; Adamas; Alfasigma; Alkermes; Allergan; Axsome; Cingulate Therapeutics; Corium; Eisai; Evidera; Impel; Janssen; Lilly; Lundbeck; Merck; Neos Therapeutics; Neurocrine Biosciences; Osmotica; Otsuka; Pamlab; Pfizer; Sage Therapeutics; Shire; Sunovion; Supernus; Takeda; Teva; Transcend Therapeutics; UsonaSpeaker or member of speakers bureau for: AbbVie; Alkermes; Allergan; Axsome; Corium; Eisai; Indivior; Intra-Cellular Therapies; Ironshore Pharmaceuticals; Janssen; Lilly; Lundbeck; Merck; Neos Therapeutics; Neurocrine; Otsuka; Pamlab; Pfizer; Shire; Sunovion; Takeda; Teva; Tris Pharmaceuticals

Editor

Anita A. Galdieri, PharmD, RPh

Associate Director, Content Development. Medscape, LLC. Anita A. Galdieri, PharmD, RPh, has no relevant financial relationships. 

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