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Does Concerta cause sexual side effects? In clinical studies, 1.7 percent of adults taking Concerta reported a decrease in sex drive, and less than 1 percent reported erectile dysfunction. If you are taking Concerta and sexual side effects occur, be sure to talk to your healthcare provider to learn about other treatment options.
An Overview of Concerta Sexual Side Effects
Understanding Clinical Trials
Young boys might not recognize this side effect, and males of any age might be hesitant to seek parental or medical attention, due to embarrassment. Prompt treatment is necessary to avoid damage. Be especially on the lookout for this side effect whenever the dosage is increased or during a drug "holiday" or any other time when the drug is stopped.