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Sexual Health Studies

And under study for women: Tibolone, already approved in Europe and Australia, may increase vaginal lubrication, arousal level and sexual desire. On the disappointing side, the makers of the male blockbuster drug Viagra recently gave up seeking approval of the drug for female sexual dysfunction because results weren't strong enough to prove it works in women.

Sex Studies — Signing Up

These sexual health studies are currently ongoing in humans. Click on a link for more information about a particular study, including eligibility requirements.

If you are interested in joining these or future studies, visit the National Institutes of Health's Web site, and do a search for the type of study that might be right for you.