Posted by: Paranoid | 2009-01-09

Male loss of libido

I am in a complicated relationship. My partner is a recovering alcoholic. He does not know if he wants a relationship or not but he says he does love me romantically. However, we do not sleep in the same bed and he does not show any affection and as for sex that is a no go area - even for discussion. What do I do? What should I think?

Not what you were looking for? Try searching again, or ask your own question
Our expert says:
Expert ImageSexologist

Alcoholism is a GREAt cause of erectile dysfunction and the live damage that goes with alcoholism can lead to decline in libido because it no longer manages to metabolise ( process) the hormones correctly. My guess is that hat is what is happening but he is too ashamed (Proud) to discuss it with you ( as most males would be) there are treatments for that but you have to get him to the doc first

The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.

Our users say:
Posted by: paul | 2009-01-09

Leave him. It is only trouble.

Reply to paul

Have your say

Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.
Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.