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Erectile dysfunction.

Patient: Hi, I have been taking Ciprofloxacin 500 mg for a bacterial infection. I also take 60mg of Cymbalta. Could the combination of the two cause erectile dysfuntion?thanks

 

 

Symptoms: Erection problem

 

 

Doctor: Thanks for your question.Ciprofloxacin and Cymbalta (duloxetine) can’t cause Erectile dysfunction.The following c an cause erectile dysfunction:alcoholantianxiety medicationsanticancer medicationscocaineestrogensganglionic and adrenergic (beta) blockersMAOI and tricyclic antidepressantsnarcotic pain relieversnarcoticsthiazide diuretics that are prescribed to control high blood pressure (and other blood pressure medications, such as calcium channel blockers)sedativesHope this helps.

 


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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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