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Oil Based Lubricant And Condom

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Oil-based lubricants and latex condoms

what do you mean by some lubricants weaken condom... does it make it more elastic and it could break, or does it put little holes in it which then it breaks or what? i used a lubricant that its main ingrediant was purified water, but i noticed at...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question. When latex comes in contact with anything that is oil-based, a chemical reaction occurs which breaks down and weakens the latex, making it more likely to have small holes in it, and finally leading to breakage of... Read more »

Lubricated condoms

Dear Ryan, Is using a lubricated or putting some oil beforesexual intercourse will have higher risk?... Read more »

oil based lube

If oil based lube is used on high quality latex condom, by how much does it increase the chance of... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New York Sun Examines New York City's Internet-Based Condom Distribution Campaign

The New York Sun on Tuesday examined the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene 's condom distribution program, which supplies more than 1.5 million condoms monthly at no cost via a Web site as part of an initiative to curb the... Read more »
TheBody.com

Lubricants and the Development of Rectal Microbicides

Since its inception in 2005, the organization International Rectal Microbicide Advocates (IRMA) has been committed to advancing rectal microbicide research and development worldwide. As part of this commitment, IRMA conducted an online,... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Condoms

Table of Contents What Are Condoms? What Are They Made Of? How Are Condoms Used? Using a Male Condom Using a Female Condom Nonoxynol-9 Condom Myths The Bottom Line What Are Condoms? A condom is a tube made of thin,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Rates of Condom and Non-Condom-Based Anal Intercourse Practices Among Homosexually Active Men in Australia: Deliberate HIV Risk Reduction?

"Three decades into the HIV epidemic and with the advancement of HIV treatments, condom and non-condom-based anal intercourse among gay men in resource-rich countries needs to be re-assessed," the authors wrote to introduce the current study. The... Read more »
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protected sex with bleeding and using oil based lubricant

Posted by moe35, 1 Reply
Hi, I had protected sex with a sex worker who I noticed bled a little bit which was not noticeable until we finished. She was using an oil based lubricant. I was using an extra safe condom (thicker) and well known brand. Fearing the worst, I tested... Read more »

BABY OIL

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I HAD SEX WITH A SEX WORKER ABOUT 4 WEEKS AGO AND I HAD USED MY FIRST LATAX CONDOM. THEN WE WERE GETTING TO THE POINT WHEN WE NEED TO RELAX. AFTER THAT, I USED A NEW CONDOM, BUT BEFORE SECOND TIME INTERCOURSE, SHE USED BABY OIL ON HER VIRGINA TO GET... Read more »

oil lube or maybe not

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
i had sex with a pro we used a condom but I dont know if the lube weas oil or water based. i asked her and she said is was her homemade lube That freaked me out. I tested negative at 8 weeks, and i did wear a condom, im worried that the condom could... Read more »

condom spilling at the base

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Is this possible? I always used protection but he never held it the base when pulling out all these other websites suggest this as safe sex....................Now, I'm even more scared..........

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