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Do non latex condoms still prevent std's?

Do non latex condoms still prevent std's?

Condoms: Yes. Of course. But that is in general without knowing which specific product you are using and which of the twelve common stds that you are referencing. ...Read more

Condoms (Definition)

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


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How are durex condoms?

How are durex condoms?

Healthtap doctors: are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more

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How effective are condoms against preventing STDs?

How effective are condoms against preventing STDs?

STD: condom is so far the best and very effective way to stop STD. Of course it is still not 100%, due to inappropriate use or broken. ...Read more

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How effective are condoms against pregnancy?

How effective are condoms against pregnancy?

Pretty good.: Very effective if used consistently and properly. Failure rate with perfect use is about 2%. Failure rate with typical use is 20%. ...Read more

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If hepc is sexually transmitted, do barrier methods of contraception (condoms, diaphragm) help?

If hepc is sexually transmitted, do barrier methods of contraception (condoms, diaphragm) help?

Barrier ok: We do not know why hepatitis c is not always transmitted sexually but some are - using condoms should minimize the risk, other methods are not effective. ...Read more

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Are the new polyisoprene condoms effective as STD prevention?

Are the new polyisoprene condoms effective as STD prevention?

Great Q for urology: If a latex condom helps prevent pregnancy and stis, then using condoms made with latex would be better than using none. If choice or cost is a problem, a primary care physician can provide more information. ...Read more

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Are polyurethane and polyisoprene condoms just as effective for protection against STD and STI as latex condoms?

Are polyurethane and polyisoprene condoms just as effective for protection against STD and STI as latex condoms?

Yes: Polyurethane condoms were designed for people allergic to latex. Some people are also allergic to polyurethane and that case they can use polyisoprene condoms. They all prevent the transmission of viruses and bacteria that cause HIV and STD provided they are used properly. ...Read more

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Whey we use condome?

Whey we use condome?

Prevent pregnancy: Condoms are a form of barrier contraception. It creates a barrier for sperm to get through and meet up with an egg . When a sperm meets up with an egg, it can lead to pregnancy. Therefore, condoms are meant to prevent pregnancy. ...Read more

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Are condoms effective for preventing std's?

Are condoms effective for preventing std's?

To some degree: But remember some stds are spread by any skin-to-infected-skin contact, and others by infected genital secretions. So, unless you wear a whole body condom, there will likely still be some contact with potentially infected skin and secretions and therefore some risk. ...Read more

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Does Trojan condoms have spermicide in them?

Does Trojan condoms have spermicide in them?

Condoms: Not allTrojan's contain spermicide. The boxes are usually labeled if they contain spermicide ...Read more

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How good are latex condoms at preventing stud's?

How good are latex condoms at preventing stud's?

Great!: If you want to prevent std transmission, using latex condoms is a great plan. They are effective at preventing hiv, gonorrhea, and chlamydia, and help to limit exposure to hpv and herpes. Because hpv and herpes are transmitted from skin to skin (and don't require contact with semen or vaginal fluid), condoms do not completely eliminate transmission of these diseases. ...Read more

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Can lifestyke skyn condoms help against hiv?

Can lifestyke skyn condoms help against hiv?

Yes: According to the manufacturer, this brand of condom provides the same protection against HIV and other sexually transmitted infections as latex condoms when used properly. However, lamb skin/sheepskin condoms, however, do not provide adequate protection. ...Read more

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How not to get pregnant without using protection (condoms, pills, rings, birth control), not using protection at all?

How not to get pregnant without using protection (condoms, pills, rings, birth control), not using protection at all?

NFP: Natural family planning, ovulation method, creighton method these are all ways of predicting when you will ovulate so you can abstain from sex and hopefully not get pregnant. You can find instructions online, but if you really want to avoid pregnancy, going to a class would be a good idea. Tho only 100% effective way to not get pregnancy is to not have sex. ...Read more

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How effective are male condoms for preventing pregnancy?

How effective are male condoms for preventing pregnancy?

Safe sex: When used properly condoms have a 2% failure rate for preventing pregnancy. In careless hands, condoms can have an 18% failure rate. So used properly, condoms are very effective , but not perfect. Any time you have sex, there is some risk associated with it. Adding spermicide, a diaphragm or the pill will of course further reduce pregnancy risk. ...Read more

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Do polyurethane condoms rally work as well as latex condoms?

Not really: Studies of the effectiveness of latex vs polyurethane condoms demonstrated that non-latex condoms are not as effective (higher slippage & breakage rate) as latex condoms. But they are considered an effective substitute for someone with latex allergies. ...Read more

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How effective are condoms in preventing herpes?

Fairly : Can't recall the results of an actual study certifying effectiveness of condoms to prevent the transmission of genital herpes. Be aware that, generally speaking, genital herpes may be spread in an area as wide as what is described as boxer-short region. Therefore a condom, not covering an area as large as this, will have less than ideal protective ability. ...Read more

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Does using body butter as lube before intercourse still degrade condoms?

Does using body butter as lube before intercourse still degrade condoms?

Possibly: Anything that is not recommended for the use with condoms can have the possibility to negatively affect the condoms integrity. Proceed with caution! ...Read more

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How can I enjoy safe sex without worries of latex allergies? Are there nonlatex synthetic condoms?

How can I enjoy safe sex without worries of latex allergies?  Are there nonlatex synthetic condoms?

Yes: Go to your drug store and either look or ask the pharmacist for non-latex condoms. They're widely available; although, there are just a few brands. ...Read more

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How effective is spercidial condoms without birthconttol?

"Spermicidal"?: If you mean spermicidal condoms--they are birth control, and up to 99+% effective when used properly. Also help prevent std transmission. ...Read more