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Old 01-23-2012, 07:13 PM   #1
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Underweight and low sex drive

I am currently in recovery of restrictive eating and exercise addiction. After being about 10-15 pounds underweight for over 1 year I feel like I have completely lost my sex drive. I understand it must have to do with the fact that I was underweight so my body wasn't producing enough hormones, but am not exactly sure. I am now gaining all the weight back slowly so I guess I am asking is that will my sex drive come back as I get closer to my healthy weight again??

 
Old 01-25-2012, 10:43 AM   #2
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Re: Underweight and low sex drive

Hi,

I found with weight gain after severe restriction and with the correct medication that does not affect sexual drive has helped me greatly. I thought i was in the desert forever.

So, weight gain helps and you should speak to your doctor regarding medications that can be affecting your sex drive.

Good luck
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