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Sinemet and hypersexuality



Is there evidence of increased libido especially in young onset males when taking Sinemet?


Both increased and decreased libido have been reported. If the increased libido is also associated with hallucinations or psychosis, it may indicate that the patient is overmedicated with Sinemet.

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Arif Dalvi, MD
Assistant Professor
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati