Effect of Withania somnifera in the treatment of male infertility: A literature review

The high prevalence of male infertility associated with the high costs of its conventional treatment motivated researchers to look for alternative approaches to the treatment of sexual dysfunction. The use of medicinal plants for these fins has been adopted in Withania somnifera which is one of the plants that has been associated with improvements in male fertility. Thus, the aim of this stu...
Source: Journal of Medicinal Plants Research - Category: Complementary Medicine Source Type: research

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 TheMalpani Baby Making kit is an extremely cost-effective option for couples who can't get pregnant because of sexual dysfunction; because of unexplained infertility; and those who have problems with scheduling intercourse during the fertile time because of their work commitments.While going to a doctor for treatment is always an option, this can be extremely expensive.You need to go to the doctor multiple times during one cycle , and the costs add up very quickly. Also, because the success rate is not 100%, you may need to repeat your treatment over many months .To add insult to injury, not only are doctor ’s ...
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 Many infertile couples automatically assume that if they can't get pregnant on their own, they're going to require medical attention , and seek out a gynecologist for assistance.While this is true for many couples, there are also lots of others who can solve the problem for themselves in the bedroom using simple medical tools, especially when the problem is a mechanical one  of their being unable to deposit the semen in the vagina.Part of the of the problem is most doctors will not explain this simpler option to them , because treating patients is their only source of income, and they can't afford to give away t...
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 While it's reassuring to remember that in case your infertility is due to a medical problem, you can always go to a doctor to seek medical help , the fact still remains that going to a doctor is an expensive exercise.You need to pay the consultation fees; you need to pay for the medicines; you need to pay for the scans and the treatment; and you need to take time away from work and make excuses for being absent.Also, doctor ’s clinics can be scary and intimidating. They poke and prod you; force you to assume highly undignified positions; disregard your privacy; and every time you go, there is a new strange...
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Abstract Finasteride is a 5 α -reductase enzyme inhibitor that has been approved for the treatment of male androgenic alopecia since 1997. Over time, it has been considered a safe and well-tolerated drug with rare and reversible side effects. Recently there have been reports of adverse drug-related reactions that persisted for at least three months after discontinuation of this drug, and the term post-finasteride syndrome arose. It includes persistent sexual, neuropsychiatric, and physical symptoms. Studies to date cannot refute or confirm this syndrome as a nosological entity. If it actually exists, it seems to occu...
Source: Anais Brasileiros de Dermatologia - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research
Many infertile couples are getting increasingly frustrated because of the lock down .They can ’t continue with their treatment because infertility clinics are closed. While ours is open, they can’t come to our clinic because of the Lockdown. Also, they are worried they may get COVID-19, because hospitals are hot-beds of the Coronavirus, and they want to avoid them.Everyone has been hopeful that the Lockdown will get over next week - or next month – but there seems to be no signs of it ending !The good news is that we have a treatment option for you – you can treat yourself at home using our Self-Ins...
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Conclusions Patients with OUD-T were found to be more likely to have lower free testosterone levels and lower sperm counts and vitality, and higher prolactin levels and sperm abnormal forms compared with controls.
Source: Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Brief Reports Source Type: research
Chronic energy deficiency can impair the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal (HPG) axis and lead to hypothalamic anovulation in underweight women. This review presents the syndromes related to underweight status that are associated with infertility, the summarizes the underlying mechanisms, and reviews the available treatment options. Eating disorders, such as anorexia nervosa (AN), constitute the most common cause of infertility in underweight women, who, in addition, experience miscarriages, and sexual dysfunction.
Source: Metabolism - Clinical and Experimental - Category: Biomedical Science Authors: Source Type: research
Purpose of review Recently in October 2019 a Global Consensus Position on the use of Testosterone Therapy for Women was published. The use of testosterone and other agents for female sexual dysfunction (FSD) is an important topic for the urologist focusing on sexual health. This review describes the known causes for FSD, and discusses the role of androgens in this disorder, the evidence for using testosterone treatment, and other current and emerging therapies. Recent findings A recent meta-analysis, published in The Lancet Diabetes &Endocrinology evaluated a total of 36 randomized control trials spanning 1990&nda...
Source: Current Opinion in Urology - Category: Urology & Nephrology Tags: GENDER MEDICINE, INFERTILITY AND ERECTILE FUNCTION: Edited by Ryan Flannigan and Ranjith Ramasamy Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: Irregular patterns of marital cohabitation had an adverse effect on quality of life and sexual function in infertile men. PMID: 32146777 [PubMed]
Source: Clinical and Experimental Reproductive Medicine - Category: Reproduction Medicine Tags: Clin Exp Reprod Med Source Type: research
Sexually transmitted infections (STI) significantly impact the health of sexually active people, especially young people, and can cause sexual dysfunction, infertility, increased transmission of HIV, low self-esteem, and death.
Source: Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology - Category: OBGYN Authors: Source Type: research
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