He was not sure whether there were insects crawling under the skin, but he did admit that it was a foolish move to apply cockroach killer gel on his genitals.
Drugs helpful for treatment of compulsive masturbation include lithium, buspirone, tricyclic antidepressants, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), atypical antipsychotics, naltrexone, and mirtazapine.
He was even made to speak on the phone to the friend who told him that he forgot about the altercation and had forgiven him but this did not satisfy the patient.
Around the same time, he complained of feeling an itching sensation on his penis, which he would feel more when he would have free time and have nothing to do.
He decided to meet us at the advice of a friend whose relative was under treatment in our department.
He did not have any hallucinations, disorganized behavior or any other suspiciousness.
Compulsive masturbation is a type of paraphilia related disorder in which a person engages in masturbatory behavior to such an extent that it causes socio-occupational dysfunction.