Can Condoms Cause Allergies?

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findind a safe condom (LATEX ALLERGY 2009)

Hi Doc how are you is there a safe condom you can recommend to me to use my wife is allergic to the latex condom
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Sure. For latex allergic folks I recommend polyurethane condoms, such as "Avanti." See below.Dr. BobLatex Allergy question - follow up on adviceFeb 8, 2009 Dr. Bob I was the person who wrote Read more »

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