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A Qualitative Study of the Relationship Between Methamphetamine Abuse and Sexual Dysfunction in Male Substance Abusers

Behrouz Dolatshahi 1 , Ali Farhoudian 1 , * , Mozhgan Falahatdoost 2 , Mahmoud Tavakoli 1 and Ebrahim Rezaie Dogahe 2
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1 Substance Abuse and Dependence Research Center, Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction: September 01, 2016, 5 (3); e29640
  • Published Online: June 13, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 6, 2015
  • Revised: June 14, 2015
  • Accepted: July 27, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijhrba.29640

To Cite: Dolatshahi B, Farhoudian A, Falahatdoost M, Tavakoli M, Rezaie Dogahe E. A Qualitative Study of the Relationship Between Methamphetamine Abuse and Sexual Dysfunction in Male Substance Abusers, Int J High Risk Behav Addict. 2016 ; 5(3):e29640. doi: 10.5812/ijhrba.29640.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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  • Daniel says:
    2019-01-16 02:08:42
    Very informative Article, I was Surprised to learn An important trait said about methamphetamine is that using it can gradually change the user’s sexual profile; it has been seen that many people who had always lived in a heterosexual relationship and had never shown any conscious desire toward people of the same sex felt homosexual desires and started to have homosexual intercourse after using methamphetamine. After Reading this Article i know one thing if the devil is out there he may come in meth form.