|Priligy (generic name: dapoxetine; brand names include: Poxet) belongs to a group of medicines called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs).|
Priligy is used to combat the effects of premature ejaculation. It only needs to be taken an hour or two before sexual intercourse for the user to feel the benefits of the drug.
Priligy is the only drug with regulatory approval for such treatment. Currently, it is approved for use in several European countries including Finland, Sweden, Portugal, Austria, Germany, Italy and Spain. Approvals for Priligy are anticipated in other countries as well.