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Are the durex extra safe condoms, which are thicker, safer then standard ones?

Are the durex extra safe condoms, which are thicker, safer then standard ones?

Condom thickness.: Thick condoms are more tear resistant, therefore they are considered a bit safer than regular condoms. For that reason some recommend these condoms for high risk sex. Thick condoms can be helpful for men who want to decrease the sensation. By decreasing sensation you may delay ejaculation. ...Read more

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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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Is Ellaone emergency pill safe? condom broke but broke before ejaculation, want to be extra safe but hoping Ellaone has no long term effects

Is Ellaone emergency pill safe? condom broke but broke before ejaculation, want to be extra safe but hoping Ellaone has no long term effects

Yes safe: ellaOne is a selective progesterone receptor modulator licensed for emergency contraception up to 120 hours (up to 5 days) after unprotected sex or contraceptive failure. Most common s/e are abdominal pain, menstrual disorders cramps. Occasionally vomiting. No long term effects according to the data. Benefits outweigh risks of unwanted pregnancy ...Read more

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How safe are condoms alone?

How safe are condoms alone?

Safe for what ?: As a solo form of birth control they work well if used correctly. They are not a guarantee against pregnancy or the transfer of STD's. Some people can develop an allergic reaction to the material used. ?????? your question is not specific, so the answer must be as well. ...Read more

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How safe is condom? Can i finish inside here without any worries?

How safe is condom? Can i finish inside here without any worries?

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 more

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How safe are condoms alone?i will be going on bc next month and ovulation is sometime next week. My bf and I want to have sex next Monday.

Very, very safe: Condoms are a great idea, and super safe to use (just have to use them every time a penis is even close to a vagina, just in case said penis suddenly ends up inside said vagina). So, buy a big box of them, and keep some condoms in various convenient locations. ...Read more

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Hello!! I had my period about 5 days earlier than usual and it lasted 4 instead of 7. Always safe sex (condom). Could it be pregnancy?

Hello!! I had my period about 5 days earlier than usual and it lasted 4 instead of 7. Always safe sex (condom). Could it be pregnancy?

Very unlikely: If you did not have unprotected sex since your last period, you are highly unlikely to be pregnant. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more