Aa
A
A
Close
1713674 tn?1308580162
women lose interest in sex after menopause
how do men after the menopause manage this lack of sex how do husbands handle not having sex for the rest of there lives, im talking about women choosing not to have sex after menopâuse
Cancel
2 Answers
Page 1 of 1
Avatar universal
They deal with it by being supportive of their wife. If the woman is uncomfortable having sex after menopause and doesn't want to at that time, then they don't push her for it. Men also lose much of their sex drive as they age and testosterone decreases, so typically there isn't a huge difference in sex drives between the couple. If it becomes a big problem, then he should talk to his wife and express his concerns in a respectful manner. She can go onto hormone replacement therapy to help or another form of treatment.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
134578 tn?1463413330
Sometimes if the vaginal tissues get thinner and dryer, sex can hurt or even make the vagina crack and bleed.  There are hormone-based creams for this.  If pain is your wife's problem, she might want to use the cream for general purposes, and maybe this would also rekindle her interest in sex.  Be sympathetic, nothing is a turn-off like painful sex.  If that is it, however, she might be convinced to try some solutions rather than give up on sex entirely.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Submit Answer
A
A
Recent Activity
707563 tn?1455827280
Blank
Emily_MHModerator Survey link - https://goo.g... Comment
2 hrs ago
134578 tn?1463413330
Blank
AnnieBrooke away July 25 afternoon to J... Comment
8 hrs ago
790669 tn?1465192699
Blank
Des_a_rae commented on Saw the babies again ...
8 hrs ago
Blank
Menstrual Tracker
Track your cycles
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Weight Tracker
Reach your weight goals
Start Tracking Now
Top Women's Health Answerers
Women's Health Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
05/15 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
05/15 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543 tn?1463449675
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank
Top Women's Health Answerers