Male Condom

Made from: Latex, Polyurethane

Condoms are worn on the penis during sex to prevent sperm from entering the vagina. You put on at home and use a new one each time you have sex. You can get condoms for free from your local health center or buy them at a drugs store. Read more.

The male condom does protect against HIV and STIs.

Effectiveness based upon typical use.​

82% Effective
One-time use

Are there any side effects?

Most people can use condoms without side effects.

 

If you are allergic to latex or polyurethane, ask your provider which brands may be best for you.