5 Foods That Put You In The Mood -- And 2 That Kill It 02/11/2014 01:15 pm ET | Updated Feb 11, 2014 Beth Levine Assembly via Getty Images SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Read more from Grandparents.com: Is Fat Good or Bad? 7 Proven Ways to Keep Weight Off 10 Chores That Can Help You Lose Weight Earlier on HuffPost50: 7 Reasons You Aren't Having Sex 7 Reasons You Aren't Having Sex 1 of 14 Culprit: Medication "Medications that are prescribed for stroke issues and heart issues can have devastating effects on sexual functioning," explains Dr. Janice Epp of the Institute of Advanced Study of Human Sexuality. In addition, researchers have found that a family of antidepressants known as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI) can take the winds right out of your sails. These drugs include brand names such as Prozac, Zoloft and Paxil. Share this slide: Alamy More: Sex Aging Gracefully Health Post50 Love Post50 Grandparents.com FOLLOW POST 50 facebook twitter Suggest a correction GET THE NEWSLETTER Enter your email address to get top stories and blog posts emailed to you each day. CONVERSATIONS FOLLOW HUFFPOST HuffPost Post 50 HuffPost Post 50 HuffingtonPost Available on the App Store Android App on Google Play Get it at Blackberry App World HUFFPOST NEWSLETTERS Enter your email address to get top stories and blog posts emailed to you each day. Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day. Newsletters may offer personalized content or advertisements. Learn More.