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Can i use two condoms to ensure no leakage and decrease chance of pregnancy?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
No: Very bad idea. The key to successful condom use is to use one properly. Using two increases the chance of slippage and can increase the risk of pregnancy. There are many online guides to proper condom use.
Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Not a good idea.: Don't think this will be any better than one. Maybe more risky and certainly not manufacturer recommended.

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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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