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These are mostly closed end tubes of latex and occasionally other materials to cover the penis during intercourse and prevent pregnancy and disease transmission. A wise person uses them when the history of their partner is unknown. There are some available for women's use ...Read more
It has to do with: The size of pores in the condom. ...Read more
Is there any other condom in the market other than lambskin and latex which could not protect against std?
Pregnancy or STD: Male condoms are your best choice for preventing both pregnancy and STDs. Female condoms put the girl in charge of her protection but cost a bit more. There are many other options to prevent unwanted pregnancy, such as the pill, IUDs, hormone implants, and Fallopian tube sterilization, but these methods do not protect against STDs ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I think my partner has chlyda. cause I got tested postive. He got check 3x & still neg. Im clean now. Shuld I use a condom or just no sex at all?
Safe sex: When used properly condoms have a 2% failure rate for preventing pregnancy. In careless hands, condoms can have an 18% failure rate. The rates of protection from sexually transmitted diseases is about the same. So used properly, condoms are very safe, but not perfect. Any time you have sex, there is some risk associated with it. Adding a diaphragm or the pill will further reduce pregnancy risk. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If a condom breaks inside you, is it possible for small pieces of the condom to remain inside you?
You can find them: You can look at the condom to determine whether it tore or broke into separate pieces, and consider using your fingers to feel for pieces of the condom in the vagina. Signs that might indicate that a piece of the condom remained would be increased bad-smelling vaginal discharge, irritation or discomfort. Consider emergency contraception and make sure you see a doctor for std testing if necessary. ...Read more
If my bf and i were naked laying in bed and just cuddling and nothing went in without a protection(condom) what could be the chances? 5 days before ov
Nothing is certain: Condoms are effective birth control, but nothing is 100%. In particular, condoms sometimes break, & it is important to put it on before any genital-to-genital contact. It's much, much better than not using anything, & unlike most other birth control, it helps prevent sexually transmitted diseases (stds) too. If the failure possibility worries you, use a better method or don't have intercourse. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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