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Do drugs affect male fertility?
Certain drugs (legal and illegal) can have a negative effect on male fertility (a man鈥檚 ability to father a child). This article lists the most common substances that affect male fertility. Certain drugs, legal and illegal, can have a negative effect on male fertility (a man鈥檚 ability to father a child).
Do Antidepressants affect fertility?
However, most modern antidepressants (like selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, or SSRIs) don’t negatively affect ovulation or female fertility. Thyroid medications: Medication for hypothyroidism can affect ovulation if too much or too little is prescribed.
Can alpha blockers affect male fertility?
Alpha blockers (silodosin (Rapaflo), tamsulosin (Flomax), alfuzosin (Uroxatral), terazosin (Hytrin), doxazosin (Cardura): Alpha blockers are used to treat urinary symptoms caused by an enlarged prostate. These medications affect male fertility in different ways, depending on which way each medication works.
What are fertility drugs used for?
In women, they are used to stimulate ovulation and in some cases are also used for treating male infertility. Fertility drugs are also prescribed for various medical conditions like PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome), endometriosis, premature ovarian failure and low sperm count.