The role of antioxidant therapy in the treatment of male infertility: Effects of phosphordiesterase-5 inhibitor vardenafil on tes-ticular androgen-binding protein secretion, the maintenance of foci of advanced spermatogenesis and the sperm fertilising capacity in azoospermic men. Potential effect of smoking on semen quality through DNA damage and the downregulation of Chk1 in sperm. Relationship between the duration of sexual abstinence and semen quality: Studies in humans Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons PAH are ubiquitous pollutants in the environment, which are able to form DNA adducts when they are activated to DNA reactive metabolites. On the contrary, in the study of Horak et al.
Evidence suggests a significant role for cigarette smoking on spermatogenesis, but on the other hand the impact of smoking on male fertility has yet to be fully elucidated.
Effects of Pharmaceutical Medications on Male Fertility
The glutathione S-transferase GST -M1 genotype may be associated with a greater susceptibility to develop, via direct mechanism at testicular level, alcohol-induced spermatogenesis disorders. Adverse effect of paroxetine on sperm. Does this affect his sperm count and is it affecting our ability to get pregnant? All authors reviewed and approved the completed manuscript. Comparative efficacy of escitalopram in the treatment of major depressive disorder.