Navigation Links
Women complain Viagra users want too much sex

Canterbury, July 16 (IANS) A three-year study of the "socio-cultural implications" of Viagra //and similar drugs to correct erectile dysfunction reveals that men using the prescription want too much sex.

Canterbury University researcher Annie Potts, who did the study, said the women felt Viagra was giving their sex life too much of a lift.

They complained that their partners insisted on having sex - regardless of their own mood - because the men wanted to get their money's worth, she said.

Potts studied the relationship of men and women, where men aged from their mid 30s to early 70s had "erectile difficulties", reports The New Zealand Herald website www.nzherald.co.nz.

She presented some of her findings based on interviews with 27 women, aged 33 to 68, with an average age of 53 in New Zealand at a conference held recently in Canada's Montreal city titled "Women and the New Sexual Politics: Profits vs. Pleasures".

Some of the issues she raised included unwelcome changes to sexual practice, tension and conflict in communication between partners, fears about men's infidelity and concerns about adverse health effects from using Viagra.

A 48-year-old, who said Viagra made sex inevitable, said the attitude was: "I've taken the pill, OK, let's go".

And a 60-year-old, explaining the difficult adjustment to a sudden, vigorous sex life, said: "All of a sudden erectile dysfunction became the focus in the house for a while."

Some of the women said that health professionals did not consult with the female partner when treating males for erectile dysfunction.

In Potts' study, some women complained that their husbands could have multiple erections over a 24-hour period and even though the women didn't want to have sex, they felt a duty to endure it to help their partners repair their battered self-esteem.

When one 57-year-old was asked what would happen if she told h er partner she wasn't in the mood for sex, she replied: "I think he'd be pretty deflated, really, and I think it would be worse because of the fact that he'd taken that pill. I'm frightened that it would hurt his feelings."

Some women reported that less time was spent on pleasurable activities other than intercourse while others said they'd get angry with their husbands for not consulting them before popping a pill.

The study concluded that those women who were not keen to have sex more frequently risked being labelled dysfunctional themselves. There might even be some pressure on them to accept some form of treatment, it said.

(IANS)
'"/>




Related medicine news :

1. Women suffer from sexual dysfunction too
2. Women find difficulty in calling it Quits
3. Women recognise faces better
4. Women more susceptible to brain damage from ecstasy
5. Good News For Women With Gestational Diabetes
6. Unsatisfactory Grade On Womens Health Issues
7. Risk for Pregnant Women
8. Womens strong sense of smell
9. Women need to exercise more to prevent obesity
10. Women benefit from consuming fish
11. Women are at risk with raised cholesterol
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:5/27/2016)... York, NY (PRWEB) , ... May 27, 2016 ... ... partnered with Mediaplanet to help educate the many who are unaware of the ... dedicated to aphasia will run within the “Stroke Awareness” campaign. , The link ...
(Date:5/27/2016)... ... , ... Aimed at nurses and employees in the health care world, this ... the nursing and health care industry. It also provides insight to the developing trends ... , As the nursing industry is coming out of one of the biggest recessions ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Despite last week’s media reports hinting at a June rate ... until March 2017 for an interest rate increase, according to Rajeev Dhawan of the ... “The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) dot charts are of interest to the press ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... California (PRWEB) , ... May 26, 2016 , ... ... associated with discovery of thousands of defective respirators, according to court documents and ... the case of William and Becky Tyler v. American Optical Corporation, Case No. ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) , ... May 26, 2016 , ... ... relationship with women’s basketball as a partner for the Tamika Catchings Legacy Tour ... , As the industry leader in hardwood basketball surfaces in all forms and levels ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/26/2016)... May 26, 2016 Since its ... into an essential life science tool for conducting genetic ... BCC Research reveals in its new report that the ... phase, one powered by a range of new applications ...      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140723/694805 ) , ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... , Deutschland und GERMANTOWN, Maryland ... Zusammenarbeit mit Therawis bedient ... bei Brustkrebs   QIAGEN N.V. (NASDAQ: ... gab heute bekannt, eine Lizenz- und Entwicklungsvereinbarung mit ... Assays für die Onkologie eingegangen zu sein. Ein ...
(Date:5/25/2016)...  According to Kalorama Information, the world market ... Though these are challenging times in the market, ... for companies that remain optimistic and seek innovation.  ... prospects medical device companies spend a higher percentage ... than do companies in other industries.  Also, in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: