Do Condoms Kill Hiv

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Do some condoms kill HIV?

Is there a specific type of condom or lubricant foud on certain condoms that actually kills HIV?
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...Laboratory studies have shown that the spermicide nonoxynol-9 does killHIV. For some time prevention messages have included the use of lubricants with spermicide to prevent the transmission of HIV. However, Read more »

Lubricant that kills HIV

Hi RobertFirstly can I just say how informative your site is - it's put my mind at ease re many... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet


... What Are Condoms? What Are They Made Of? How Are Condoms Used? Using a Male Condom Using a Female Condom Nonoxynol-9 Condom Myths Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Activists: "Let's Talk About Sex, It's Killing Us"

... At a Sept. 10 health summit at Community Hospital of San Bernardino, HIV/AIDS activist Carla Bailey told attendees "the HIV fight begins and ends with us." "De-nial is not just a river in Egypt," said Bailey. Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Editorials, Opinion Pieces Respond to Pope's Statement on Condoms, HIV/AIDS

...Africa. Summaries appear below. Editorials Seattle Times : "The Catholic Church's opposition to birth control, including condoms, is well known," but Benedict "does significant damage by criticizing condom distribution in the battle... Read more »
The Well Project

Questions and Answers: Microbicides Against HIV

...They could be used in the vagina or rectum. How Would Microbicides Work? Microbicides could work in different ways: Killing or neutralizing germs such as bacteria and viruses. Changing the chemistry of a woman's vagina to make infection... Read more »