If you’re a woman who has noticed persistent, recurrent problems with sexual response or desire that distresses, you are suffering with female sexual dysfunction.
What is Sexual Dysfunction?
Sexual dysfunction includes desire, arousal, orgasmic and sexual pain disorders. 43 percent of women suffer from sexual dysfunction. Fortunately, most cases of female sexual dysfunction are treatable so it is important to share your concerns with your partner and your provider.
Natural Remedies for Sexual Dysfunction
Here are a few natural remedies that have been proven effective for women suffering from sexual dysfunction:
1. DHEA (dehydroepiandosterone) – DHEA is a hormone that is naturally produced by the adrenal glands. It is converted to testosterone and estrogen in the body. Recent studies found increasing the amount of DHEA in the body boosts sexual desire in older women.
2. Ginkgo – Ginkgo biloba is an herb used in traditional Chinese medicine. Thought it’s typically used in North America to assist with cognitive function, there have been studies that show a possible link between ginkgo and an increased libido.
3. L-Arginine – L-Arginine with a range of combination products has been proven to help with sexual dysfunction in women.
Please see your provider for a treatment that will work to assist with sexual dysfunction.