Sexual Psychiatric Disorder
Sexual problems are highly prevalent among patients with psychiatric disorders. They may be caused by the psychopathology of the psychiatric disorder but also by its pharmacotherapy. Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder (HSDD) and Sexual Aversion Disorder (SAD) are an under-diagnosed group of disorders that affect men and women. Despite their prevalence, these two disorders are often not addressed by healthcare providers and patients due their private and awkward nature. Atypical antipsychotics have fewer sexual side effects than the classic antipsychotics. Gender identity, orientation, and intention form sexual identity, whereas desire, arousal, and orgasm are components of sexual function. Mood disorders may affect libido, sexual arousal, orgasm, and erectile function. With the exception of bupropion, agomelatine, mirtazapine, vortioxetine, amineptine, and moclobemide, all antidepressants cause sexual side-effects. Sexuality is a complex interplay of multiple facets, including anatomical, physiological, psychological, developmental, cultural, and relational factors. All of these contribute to an individuals sexuality in varying degrees at any point in time as well as developing and changing throughout the life cycle. Sexuality in adults consists of seven components whereas, Gender identity, Orientation, Intention, Desire, Arousal, Orgasm, Emotional satisfaction.
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