A 17-year-old female asked:
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is it possible for guys to be allergic to condoms?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Yes: It may be to the latex or to a lubricant. It's actually fairly common. Find one that's right for him.
Answered on Oct 4, 2016
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Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Very much so: Are there particular symptoms your male significant other is suffering from when he places on a condom?
Answered on Nov 28, 2017

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Dr. Marie Cavuoto Petrizzo
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Latex: You may be allergic to the latex. See an allergist for a blood test (RAST) to determine.
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Dr. Leto Quarles
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Dr. Julie Abbott
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Duane Gels
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Itching&burning after: Will start happening every time, soon after use. Itch, burning, swelling; gets to the point where you can't stand using them. Will need to consider al ... Read More

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