Decreased libido or sex drive is estimated to be occurring in about 5-15 percent of men. The incidence of libido increases with age and often times accompanies other types of sexual disorders including ED.
Decreased in libido can be usually diagnosed based on a detailed sexual history.
There are a wide variety of causes of a low libido some of which are listed below:
-Hypoactive sexual disorder
-Medication related (anti-depressants, anti-psychotics; opiods)
Most of the causes for low libido are treatable and tailored towards the underlying diagnosis. Generally life style modifications such as exercise, weight loss, decreased alcohol consumption, improved diet, and smoking cessation can also significantly improve symptomatology