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Libido is the desire to engage in sexual activity. Decreased libido, or reduced sex drive, is a form of sexual dysfunction that is usually not related to ED. About 5 percent of men have a reduced sexual interest or desire, a condition that increases with age.
Causes of decreased libido
Common causes of low libido include:
Treatment of decreased libido
Other treatment options may include switching medications, treating an underlying condition, testosterone replacement hormone therapy if testosterone levels are consistently low, or counseling.