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Related to Female sexual arousal disorder: Hypoactive sexual desire disorder, Sexual aversion disorder

female

1. of, relating to, or designating the sex producing gametes (ova) that can be fertilized by male gametes (spermatozoa)
2. (of reproductive organs such as the ovary and carpel) capable of producing female gametes
3. (of gametes such as the ovum) capable of being fertilized by a male gamete in sexual reproduction
4. (of flowers) lacking, or having nonfunctional, stamens
5. Engineering having an internal cavity into which a projecting male counterpart can be fitted

female

[′fē‚māl]
(botany)
A flower lacking stamens.
(zoology)
An individual that bears young or produces eggs.
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In the trials, the drug was well-tolerated and increased arousal, desire and the number of sexually satisfying events in women with hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD) and women with both HSDD and female sexual arousal disorder. The final phase of testing could start near the end of this year.
Apricus now plans to zero in on its "high value" operations, including its Vitaros drug for the treatment of erectile dysfunction and Femprox for female sexual arousal disorder. The sale will allow the company to ensure value through 2013 and afterwards, board chairman Rusty Ray commented.
Minneapolis, MN, May 25, 2012 --(PR.com)-- NuGyn, Inc., makers of Eros Therapy[R], the only FDA-cleared medical device for the treatment of female sexual arousal disorder (FSAD), announced a new sales and distribution partnership with Davis-Lobdell Instruments, Inc.
The notable lack of success in finding the "pink Viagra" that would treat female sexual arousal disorder has shifted some of the scientific attention to what is presumed to be an even bigger problem--that of desire.
Female sexual arousal disorder (FSAD) affects up to 40percent of women irrespective of age.