Vegan condoms are usually not essentially higher for the vagina than non-vegan condoms. They are going to defend in opposition to sexually transmitted infections (STIs) simply in addition to the abnormal selection. And similar to non-vegan condoms, they might nonetheless probably include harsh chemical compounds or unfriendly components (i.e., gluten, talcum, parabens, nonoxynol-9, benzocaine, casein, nitrosamine, and spermicides) that might result in an imbalance within the vaginal microbiome, in line with Tassone. Being vegan merely specifies the shortage of animal product; it would not assure that components are any higher (or worse) for the vagina than every other condom.

“Presently, firms that make condoms are usually not required to place the components on the packaging as a result of condoms are thought-about a medical gadget,” Tassone provides. For this reason on the lookout for well-trusted manufacturers, which can be clear about their components, sourcing, and manufacturing, is so essential.

At all times discuss to your well being care supplier you probably have any points, like irritation or burning, after sex with a condom. Moreover, anybody with a latex allergy ought to search for latex-free condoms.