Studies related to Sexual Function and Saffron

Effect Of Saffron On Fluoxetine-induced Sexual Impairment In Men: Randomized Double-blind Placebo-controlled Trial

Effect None
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 2-4 Weeks
Number of Subjects 30
Sex Male
Age Range 18-29, 30-44
Body Types Average
Notes for this study:
Supplementation of 30mg saffron extract daily for four weeks in men treated with SSRIs who experienced erectile dysfunction as a result of treatment noted an improvement in erectile scores relative to placebo at two and four weeks of treatment (the latter being more significant than the former) although there was no improvement of sexual satisfaction or orgasm relative to placebo. Depressive scores were unaltered.

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