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Does lube kill sperm or make them less effective?

Does lube kill sperm or make them less effective?

Yes: Different lubrications on the market can create a hostile environment for sperm. In general, the most mild, water based lubricants that do not contain perfumes, dyes, stimulants, etc. Are best for fertility. I recommend canola oil as a good alternative to traditional lubricants--it is effective and not harmful to sperm/semen. ...Read more

Sperm (Definition)

This sperm is a reproductive cell from the male that either carries a x or an y chromosome that will fertilize the egg cell from the female in order ...Read more


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Does latex kill sperm?

Does latex kill sperm?

No the latex in a: Condom does not kill sperm, it acts as a barrier to it. ...Read more

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How to kill sperm outside the body?

How to kill sperm outside the body?

Sperm Die: Sperm do not live outside of the body. They die very quickly. What is the real question here? ...Read more

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Does menthol kill sperm?

Thanks for asking!: Nonoxynol-9 and microbicide are to more common studied spermatocidal agents. ...Read more

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Does 70% alcohol kill sperm?

Does 70% alcohol kill sperm?

Please clarify: I do not understand the question. Are you asking if using alcohol post coitus will kill sperm and prevent pregnancy? If you are asking this the answer is not very effectively. Alcohol would not reach the internal cervix or uterus to kill any sperm swimming there. Topical alcohol is not a form of birth control. ...Read more

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Will terconazole kill sperm?

Will terconazole kill sperm?

No: Terconazole is a treatment for yeast / fungal infections vaginally. It has no spermicidal or sperm eliminating properties that I am aware of. ...Read more

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Does a chlorine pool kill sperm?

Does a chlorine pool kill sperm?

Sperm: No, you can't get pregnant from a swimming pool. Sperm ejaculated outside the human body likely only survive a few minutes. Ejaculate or seminal fluid dries out very quickly when outside the human body, once it is dried the sperm die almost immediately. Dissipated into pool water, a similar outcome would occur. ...Read more

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Does water kill sperm due to osmotic shock?

Does water kill sperm due to osmotic shock?

Osmotic shock: Sperm could not live in water for a prolonged period of time. But having sex under water does not prevent pregnancy. ...Read more

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Does water kill sperm due to osmotic shock?

Does water kill sperm due to osmotic shock?

Here are some ...: Sperms are very fastidious for their survival so submerging in water will spoil their needed cozy environment like inside semen for survival. But, don't apply this fact to innovate or improvise something for contraception. Always consult Doc for such. ...Read more

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Can saliva kill sperm?

Yes: Eventually. Immediately "no, " eventually "yes.".

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Does saliva kill sperm?

No: I actually heard of a case where a live sperm was seen under the microscope the next day to the girl's embaressment. ...Read more

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Could shampoo kill sperm in the shower?

Could shampoo kill sperm in the shower?

Nobody knows: Don't bet three people's future on it. A woman isn't going to get pregnant off a shower curtain, bar of soap, or swimming pool no matter what some ungentlemanly man may have done there earlier. But don't expect shampoo to be a contraceptive. ...Read more

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Does the acidity in urine kill sperm?

Does the acidity in urine kill sperm?

Yes: It is true that sperm can not live very long in an acidic environment such as in urine. ...Read more