Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
News » Erectile dysfunction drug linked to high risk sexual practice

Erectile dysfunction drug linked to high risk sexual practice

Recreational use of drugs used for erectile dysfunction (eg Viagra) has been found to be associated with high risk sexual activities, such as multiple, same sex partners. It has resulted in increased incidence of sexually transmitted infections, such as HIV. The same cohort of men were also more likely to engage in illicit drug use, particularly MDMA (ecstasy) and methamphetamine.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by The American Journal of Medicine

Related Disease Topics:

Related Symptom Topics:

Article Source Details

About: Erectile dysfunction drug linked to high risk sexual practice

Date: 30 May 2005

Source: The American Journal of Medicine

Author: Ivanhoe Newswire


Related Medical Topics

This summary article refers to the following medical categories:

More News Topics

  • Herpes screening unwarranted for pregnant women
  • Herpes vaccine trial is about to begin
  • Herpes virus found in almost all healthy individuals
  • Hib vaccination trial a success in 3rd world
  • Hibiscus flower extract controls animal cholesterol levels
  • Hibiscus flower extract may protect against heart disease
  • High blood pressure added to the list of diseases blamed on soft drinks
  • High blood pressure associated with analgesics use
  • High blood pressure drugs slow kidney damage in diabetics
  • High blood pressure helped with low-fat milk
  • High blood pressure in blacks not due to genetics

    By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

    Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise