Posted by: angel | 2010-10-29


My partner has just been put on Lexamil tablets 10mg per day , what are the side effects and can he drink everyday on this medication will it effect his libedo

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Hi Angel

It is recommended to avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medicine - or at least large amounts. The odd drink is okay.
This medicine may also decrease his libido.

Here are some of the side effects that are known to be associated with this medicine. Because a side effect is stated here, it does not mean that all people using this medicine will experience that or any side effect.

Decreased appetite.
Difficulty in sleeping (insomnia) or Sleepiness (somnolence).
Sexual problems.
Increased sweating.
Disturbances of the gut such as diarrhoea, constipation, nausea
Shaking, usually of the hands (tremor).
Visual disturbances.
Nervousness or anxiety.

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