When used correctly, the female condom is 95% effective against pregnancy.
We’ve detailed it step-by-step for you here.
Yes, water-, silicone- and oil-based lubricants are safe to use with the female condom.
It is made of nitrile, a latex-free material, that is stronger and thinner than latex. Nitrile also transfers heat better, so it feels more natural and can provide extra sensation.
The male condom is similar to the FC2 in that both are great options to prevent pregnancy and the transmission of STIs. However, the FC2 is more female-forward as it does not require an erection and can be used with any size penis. This means it can be inserted prior to penetration, so you can feel prepared. Read more reasons to use the FC2 over the male condom here.
Your FC2 order will be delivered with your already scheduled birth control refills.
Everybody’s experience using the female condom is different, so we can't say for sure what it will feel like for you. If you’re looking for more, read what this user’s experience was like using the FC2 for the first time here.
Hear what some of our patients have to say about the FC2 Internal Condom.
"Overall, I had a great experience and personally prefer the internal condom over the male condom."
"Every women should have the option for [female condoms] to be available and be in charge of their own sex life."