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.
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.
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.