|mineral oil lube question
Sep 2, 2007
I've got a question here. Had a fling w/ a girl (i'm not too worried about her status as she's friends of a friend and all), but I realized after the fact that she lubricated my condom w/ Baby Oil. I checked online and realize (to my surprise) that this was NOT a condom safe lubricant. What are the risks that the condom was breached? if it were to happen would it be a noticeable one or is it on a microscopic level? And then on top of that, assuming she DID have something nasty down there, what do you think the odds are that it got through?
| Response from Dr. Frascino
You were "surprised" to learn that "baby oil" was an oil-based lubricant?!?!?! Dude, you seem to lack a keen sense for the obvious! Yes, oil-based lubricants can harm the integrity of latex condoms, increasing the likelihood of failure. I don't have "odds" for you, as to perform these types of experiments in the real world would be unethical. If you're concerned, get an HIV test at the three-month mark.
Good luck! Don't be "curious;" rather, be "informed." It's much safer!
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