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Is Viagra A Cause Of Divorce In Fort Lauderdale?

Divorce attorneys in Broward are often told by clients that the sex life with their spouse is troubled or virtually non-existent. While many clients first seek marriage counseling instead of alimony, child support and child custody in the Fort Lauderdale marital and family court, some focus on improving their sex life by taking Viagra. However, the Sun Sentinal questions if Viagra can lead to the filing of a divorce petition.

Viagra is an erectile dysfunction drug that has been sold in Florida for a period of 10 years. According to a report from the Harvard School of Medicine, while Viagra can resolve erectile dysfunction it can also cause other problems in a marriage if the man no longer feels a sexual desire for his wife. If the parties are both aware that the man is taking Viagra it may benefit the marriage.

Some women report that the increased sex drive by the man can become problematic. While many men use Viagra, they neglect to talk with their partner about how the medication should be utilized to maximize the sexual benefits of the relationship. Experts believe that Viagra is not the only problem in a marriage if a divorce is caused by sex or if a husband is having and affair.