Does anafranil make you last longer in bed?

When you look up the title “lasting longer in bed” on google you will find plenty of drugs are said to be helpful, one of them is Anfranil for sex. In this article, we will find out together if it is really true and if anafranil can be used for that purpose.

What does the phrase lasting longer in bed means?

Lasting longer in bed means increasing the length of time from the point of entry till climax. This kind of situation depends mainly on the time that man takes to ejaculate.

A study was made by the NHS on 500 couples from different countries, has established that the normal time taking for men to ejaculate is approximately 5.5 minutes. It also showed that the time to reach satisfaction is different among people.

Anafranil (clomipramine) drug

Anafranil which is known by its generic name clomipramine, is a tricyclic antidepressant drug which is used for treating obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) to relieve repetitive thoughts and behaviors. It is also used to treat primary premature ejaculation in certain cases.

Does anafranil is used for sex? And does it make you last longer in bed?

mainly yes, but Anafranil cannot be used for sex in healthy people. as it may cause impotence and erectile dysfunction which will worsen the situation more.

Anafranil is only used for people who have primary premature ejagulation. (who already have a problem) to increase the latency of masturbation for approximately 1 min to more than 3,5 min on average.

This was shown in a study that was made on twenty-three premature ejaculators (PEs) and 11 control (healthy) subjects. They were administered 25 mg of clomipramine in a double-blind crossover design study.

So to sum up, anafranil can be used to make you last longer in bed if you have problems in ejaculation and premature masterbation. but not to make you last more than normal.

Does anafranil have any effects on women?

Yes, anafranil in women has shown to decrease sexual drive as a systemic side effect of its natural deppresive mechanism on the whole body. It also may cause a less sense of pleasure due to its effect on lasting in bed.

What other side effects anafranil may have?

feeling dizzy, drowsy, tired, or stressed.

tremors, jerking or uncoordinated muscle movements.

mild common side effects:

excessive sweat production.

alteration in appetite or weight.

urination problems.

vision problems.

decreased sex drive, impotence, or difficulty having an orgasm.

Serious side effects includes:

– felt panicked

– suffered from skin rashes,

– had severe headache,

– lost  coordination,

– had skin rashes,

– faced vomiting or severe diarrhea,

– felt agitated or iiratable,

– had a seizure or fast heart rate.

What else can you take in order to last longer in bed?

If you suffer from premature ejacaulation don’t worry, you’re not alone, as 30% of men are complaining about the same problem. and there are plenty of drugs and methods that can help ease your problems rapidly.


vardenafil drug or levitra is a phosphodiesterase (PDE)  inhibitor, which have proved to be clinically effective in treating premature ejaculation. it works by dilating the arteries in penis and enhace their blood flow during sexual arousal increasing the latency of masturbation.

vardenafil drug s dose

10 mg of drug is to be taken 30 to 60 min before sex, which is much less than seldanafil (viagra) as you shloud take 50 gm of it. Vardenafil lasts for 5 hours and it can only be taken once daily.

common side effects

vardenafil s possible side effects include:

  • eadache
  • dizziness
  • runny nose
  • flushing

These usually subside easily within a few hours.

Cialis (tadalafil)

cialis or tadalafil is a drug used for treating benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) and has proved efficacy in treating erectile dysfunction.

cialis is also a phosphodiesterase inhibitor (PDE) from class 5, it works by the same mechanism of vardenafil.

In a study that measured the International Index of Erectile Function (IIEF) of people who are taking 20 mg of cialis. The study showed that their score increased by 6.9 to 9.3 points. This indicates the ability of this drug to relieve the symptoms of erectile dysfunction which will consequently make you last longer in bed.

typical dose

The recommended dose is 5 mg once daily to treat (PBH) or erectile dysfunction. Doctors also advise to try to take the medication at the same time everyday.

Possible side effects

mild side effects of cialis is similar to that of vardenafil as they both have the same mechanism, it also can cause:


  • muscle or back pain.

they usually subside within a few days or weeks from taking the drug. but if they don’t, you should consult your doctor or pharmacist about it.

viagra: the most common for sex

viagra or the generic name of it -sildenafil- is a vasodilator used mainly for treating erectile dysfunction. Some people believe that it also can treat premature ejaculaton problems and make you last longer in bed.

Well, the studies made on that assumption are positive but it is still unfortunately inconclusive, as it hasn’t been made on enough people. so it is difficult to decide whether it is helpful or not.

but sure thing that viagra has a lot of other benefits in sex like:


  • enhance the sexual experience.
  • improve your feeling of control.
  • make you more confident in bed.

Possible side effects for Viagra include:

  • flushing (warmth, redness, or numbness).
  • headache or dizziness.
  • abnormal vision (blurred vision, changes in color vision).
  • runny or stuffy nose.
  • sleep problems (insomnia).
  • muscle or back pain.
  • abdominal pain.

These symptoms are usually not harmful and subside rapidly. but you should contact the emergency doctor if you had:

– heart pain

– suffered from prolonged erection (more than 4 hours) immediately.

– had shortness of breath.

– swelling in an ankle or one of your limbs.

– ringing in your ears.

– irregular heart rhythm.

other methods to make you last longer in bed

 there are plenty of food and physical related advice that you should take into consideration when it come to sexual intercourse. for example:


  • squeezing technique.
  • condoms as they decrease sensitivity.
  • pelvic floor exercise.
  • avoid excess alcohol and sugar consumption.

and finally, stay away from stress or any cause that may decrease or lower your sex drive.


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