Has the AD imipramine sexual side effects?
Yes it does; decreased sex drive, impotence, or difficulty having an orgasm.
Imipramine side effects
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Report any new or worsening symptoms to your doctor, such as: mood or behavior changes, anxiety, panic attacks, trouble sleeping, or if you feel impulsive, irritable, agitated, hostile, aggressive, restless, hyperactive (mentally or physically), more depressed, or have thoughts about suicide or hurting yourself.
Call your doctor at once if you have:
blurred vision, tunnel vision, eye pain or swelling, or seeing halos around lights;
a light-headed feeling, like you might pass out;
new or worsening chest pain, pounding heartbeats or fluttering in your chest;
sudden numbness or weakness, problems with vision, speech, or balance;
fever, sore throat;
easy bruising, unusual bleeding (nose, mouth, vagina, or rectum), purple or red pinpoint spots under your skin;
confusion, hallucinations, unusual thoughts or behavior;
painful or difficult urination;
seizure (convulsions); or
jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes).
Serious side effects Side effects may be more likely in older adults.
Common side effects may include:
tingly feeling, weakness, lack of coordination;
dry mouth, nausea, vomiting, constipation, diarrhea;
vision changes, ringing in your ears;
breast swelling (in men or women); or
decreased sex drive, impotence, or difficulty having an orgasm.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
Hi, Clomi! Both of these are listed:
*decreased interest or ability in sexual intercourse*
*increase in sexual ability, desire, drive, or performance*
But remember, less than 5% users experience these side effects.
Good luck and best wishes, Wildcat
- Imipramine Information for Consumers
- Imipramine Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Imipramine (detailed)
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