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Used latex condom guess not allergic to latex condom? Used Trojan escatsy want to use Trojan non lubricated safe?
Maybe: I don't know about the Durex brand specifically; however, condoms are made from latex. And latex is produced from rubber through a process called vulcanization. During this process, benzene is frequently used. Is it possible there is some residual benzene on the condoms? Possibly but it would be a very minute amount. Best wishes! ...Read more
Ultra thin trojan condoms are hurting me. Are other condoms a safe alternative? Or are trojans the most effective?
Condoms: First off- HealthTap has requested that medical providers not endorse specific products or product lines. But, YES, there are many brands of condoms with similar efficacy available. Take care. ...Read more
Two problems: One is biological - men make millions of sperm but it only takes one to fertilize an egg. The safe, effective, reversible male contraceptive is always 'just around the corner' but i imagine researchers will get there. Problem two is social - would a woman trust a guy who says he's "on the male pill"? An implant would be more reliable than something he has to remember to take every day. ...Read more
Not really: I think the safety and effectiveness of a very important material like condom should not be in any way be questionable . I would not advise you to buy such material . You can step in any store and get safe effective condom of your choice . If you are unable for some reason to go to stores , you can order it from the reliable stores like cvs etc. ...Read more
Where I reside overseas the only 2 Ubiquinol products are Eckhart Corp's Vitamode CoQ10, & Tishcon Corp's Stay-well Active Q. I am 67- which is best?
Viagara: There is a lot of variability in generic drugs. The range can vary from 80-120%. Most generic makers give you close to 80% in order to keep cost down and they also put additives. So if you take a 10mg branded the generic may give you 8mg -12mg. There is also significant differences between one generic and the other. ...Read more
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer