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Cannot endorse: Although we should not endorse specific products in this forum, the best ribbed condom is the one that fits properly and is used with every encounter. :) ...Read more
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
Pleasure: These attributes do not increase efficacy.Get a more detailed answer ›
Codoms: HealthTap providers are asked not to endorse specific products or product lines. ...Read more
Nope: Unlikely that this comes from the condom. This is likely secondary to micro-lesions from intercourse. Small amounts of blood can give tinged appearance. ...Read more
Am i allergic to latex? Whenever i try to use latex condoms it burns. They are also ribbed. Could it be the ribs or the latex?
Unbearable pain left side under rib when standing, walking, etc.Goes when i sis or lay down.It`s getting worse every day, had ultrs sound, nothing showed?
No added protection: New, undamaged, good quality condom when used properly can be quite effective against unwanted pregnancy and the spread of sexually transmitted diseases. Doubling up is not likely to offer you any additional benefit beyond what the condon is intended for, just costing 2x as much. Also, it is likely reduce the sensitivity and thus pleasure associated with relation. I am glad u r using it. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Condoms: A condom is a rubber barrier sheath placed over a man's penis. This barrier is used as a contraceptive to prevent pregnancy or to prevent transmission of sexually transmitted diseases. Female condoms are sheaths that serve as a barrier in a woman's vagina. More about condoms: male https://www.cdc.gov/condomeffectiveness/male-condom-use.html female https://www.cdc.gov/condomeffectiveness/female-condom-use.html ...Read more
Obvious risks: A condom is a partial barrier to exposure to the partners sex organ and any material and or germs it leaves behind.This includes semen which carries the sperm that can get you pregnant.The semen can also carry bacteria and viruses that transmit diseases. Chlamydia and gonorrhea can both make you very sick and result in streility. Others, like HIV can kill you. You may get these in spite of condoms ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer