A short-acting method of contraception
The male condom is a barrier contraception method for preventing pregnancy and STIs.
When used correctly, condoms are highly effective. Condoms are also the only contraceptive method that protect against both pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections (STIs), including HIV and syphilis.
The condom can offer several advantages as a method of contraception.
When deciding if the condom is right for you, here are a few quick facts you should consider: