GET THE FACTS

MORE WOMEN THAN MEN HAVE SEXUAL DYSFUNCTION 2

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1 IN 10 WOMEN HAVE THE MOST COMMON FORM – HSDD 3

1 in 10 women have HSDD3

WHAT IS HSDD?

Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder

is a persistent biological lack of desire for sex that is causing distress.
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WHAT HSDD IS NOT?

A lack of interest in sex due to relationship or other issues.

TREATMENT SCORE

The FDA has approved 26 drugs marketed for the treatment of male sexual dysfunctions, compared to zero to address the most common form of female sexual dysfunction.4

26:

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IT’S TIME FOR A CHANGE

  1. Laumann, Journal of the American Medical Association, 1999
  2. FDA Public Workshop on Female Sexual Dysfunction October 27-28, 2014  http://www.fda.gov/downloads/Drugs/NewsEvents/UCM421589.pdf
  3. Shifren, Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2008
  4. FDA.gov http://eventhescore.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/The-score-is-26-to-0.pdf

 

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