About 70% Most sexually transmitted diseases are transmitted by body fluids. On the other hand herpes is located on the skin of penis and also scrotum, groin, etc. So the condoms will prevent about 70-80% of the cases.
I have genital herpes and my boyfriend doesn't. I'm currently taking daily suppressive meds. Would lamb skin condomns be effective prevention for us?
Probably. All condoms are still a man made product and not always perfect, that being said, abstenance is the wisest until herpes gone but condoms probably next best preventive barrier.
Herpes. It depends on who is infected and where. If the condom covers the infected skin on the male's penis then no. If the condom is not covering where he is infected then yes. If you have vaginal herpes then his condom would protect him. If your herpes is not in the vagina then a condom would not protect him.
If I have genital herpes but have never had symptoms can I spread it while using a condom? Or is it only present in my excretions?
I think you mean. That you are antibody positive. You should be fine using barrier protection.
Just diagnosed with genital herpes. I want to shave down there to stay tidy, but I don't want the herpes to spread to my legs too. How can I prevent?
Do Not Shave. Do not shave when you have active Herpes lesions. You can spread it. Just stay calm and take your daily shower.
Condoms. It has been shown that if you are very careful and avoid contact during "known "infective periods still 10% will transmit hsv. My best answer: have partner start Valtrex (valacyclovir) treatment daily.
If that person has. An active herpes lesion in the mouth or are secreting the herpes virus before they see the lesion then you could get herpes.
What are chances of getting genital herpes from female if condom was used and partner had no outbreak?
Possible to get. Infected, as it is a virus infection even with condom which is not 100 % proof. How ever condom will protect in most of the times. Hpv virus may be present in exfoliate state, will not see warts. Eradication of virus in both is needed.
How can I prevent contracting genital herpes from another woman if we decide to become sexually active?
Herpes. If you are concerned and want to be active, you and your friend should see a Gynecologist to make sure everything is OK.
If I have have genital herpes but no symptoms, is it possible to transmit the disease while using a condom?
Shouldn't be. No lesions and using a condom should keep from transmission during intercourse.