sexual desire


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Noun1.sexual desire - a desire for sexual intimacy
desire - the feeling that accompanies an unsatisfied state
erotic love, sexual love, love - a deep feeling of sexual desire and attraction; "their love left them indifferent to their surroundings"; "she was his first love"
aphrodisia - a desire for heterosexual intimacy
anaphrodisia - decline or absence of sexual desire
passion - a feeling of strong sexual desire
sensualism, sensuality, sensualness - desire for sensual pleasures
amativeness, sexiness, amorousness, eroticism, erotism - the arousal of feelings of sexual desire
fetish - a form of sexual desire in which gratification depends to an abnormal degree on some object or item of clothing or part of the body; "common male fetishes are breasts, legs, hair, shoes, and underwear"
libido - (psychoanalysis) a Freudian term for sexual urge or desire
lecherousness, lust, lustfulness - a strong sexual desire
nymphomania - abnormally intense sexual desire in women
satyriasis - abnormally intense sexual desire in men
the hots - intense sexual desire
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Phase 3 results from the two Reconnect studies of 1,247 premenopausal women with hypoactive sexual desire disorder in stable relationships showed that bremelanotide was associated with statistically significant improvements in sexual desire and levels of distress about hyposexuality, compared with placebo.
M2 EQUITYBITES-March 21, 2017-Palatin Technologies announces USPTO Notice of Allowance for Bremelanotide Methods for treating hypoactive sexual desire disorder
M2 PHARMA-March 21, 2017-Palatin Technologies announces USPTO Notice of Allowance for Bremelanotide Methods for treating hypoactive sexual desire disorder
Hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD) is a medical condition that can have tremendous effects on women and their partners.
Flibanserin, FDA-approved in August 2015, is the first medication approved to treat acquired, generalized hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD) in pre-menopausal women (Table 1).
ClickPress, Fri Sep 11 2015] Global Markets Direct's, 'Female Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder - Pipeline Review, H2 2015', provides an overview of the Female Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder's therapeutic pipeline.
Addyi has demonstrated improvements in desire for sex, reducing distress from the loss of sexual desire and increasing the number of satisfying sexual events.
The Food and Drug Administration has approved flibanserin as the first drug treatment for acquired, generalized hypoactive sexual desire disorder in premenopausal women.
Coleen says SEXUAL desire starts in the brain and because your brain now associates sex with pain, it's hardly surprising your sex drive has nosedived.
Given that desire levels tend to fluctuate over time, discrepancies in sexual desire are an inevitable feature of sexual relationships.
The majority of two Food and Drug Administration advisory panels has supported the approval of flibanserin, an oral, centrally acting, nonhormonal drug taken once a day for treating hypoactive sexual desire disorder in premenopausal women.
Few women seek medical help for low sexual desire, a condition that affects pre-and post-menopausal women alike, according to an article published in the October 2014 issue of the Journal of Women's Health.