FC2 Female Condom Important Safety Information
• Natural rubber latex condoms for men are highly effective at preventing sexually transmitted infections, including HIV/AIDS, if used correctly. • If you are not going to use a male natural rubber latex condom, you can use the FC2 Female Condom to help protect yourself and your partner. • The FC2 Female Condom only works when you use it. Use it correctly every time you have sex. • Before you try the FC2 Female Condom, be sure to read the directions and learn how to use it correctly.
RISKS OF USING THE FC2
• Use the FC2 Female Condom correctly every time you have sex. If the FC2 is not used correctly every time, your risk of getting a sexually transmitted infection or becoming pregnant will be higher. • Incorrect use may result in the
FC2 not providing protection. To avoid risk of incorrect use, read the instructions carefully prior to use • Research has shown that the following events are rare but can occur when using the FC2: discomfort during insertion; pain after insertion, before sex; discomfort during sex; burning sensation, rash or itching.
BENEFITS OF USING THE FC2
• Using the FC2 during sexual intercourse can help protect against getting a sexually transmitted infection or getting pregnant. • The FC2 does not contain natural rubber latex. • The FC2 provides women with an option for protection which they can initiate. • Women can insert the FC2 ahead of the sex act. This allows for a more spontaneous act because an erection is not needed to insert the FC2.