Neurontin Sexual Side Effects: An Overview
), like many medications, is known to cause certain sexual side effects. Possible Neurontin sexual side effects may include:
Neurontin and Sex Drive
Neurontin may cause changes in sex drive (also known as libido). Decreased sex drive (or even a complete loss of sex drive) was reported in between 1 in 100 and 1 in 1,000 people taking Neurontin. An increased sex drive is also possible, but is less common, occurring in less than 1 in 1,000 people taking the drug.
Neurontin and Problems With Ejaculation
Neurontin is also known to cause ejaculatory problems in men. In clinical studies where Neurontin side effects
were documented, ejaculation problems occurred in up to between 1 in 100 and 1 in 1,000 men. These problems could include delayed ejaculation, inability to ejaculate, or other ejaculation problems.
Neurontin and Problems With Orgasm
Neurontin may also cause orgasm problems, particularly an inability to achieve orgasm (in both men and women). In clinical studies where side effects of the drug were documented, orgasm problems occurred between 1 in 100 and 1 and 1,000 people taking Neurontin.