Internal Condom in Colombia

The female condom, also known as an internal condom, is a barrier method of contraception that prevents contact of the penis and sperm with the anus, cervix, and vagina. The female condom, or internal condom, protects against unintended pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) without relying on the male condom.
Internal Condom in Colombia

Is the internal condom widely available in Colombia?

In Colombia, internal condoms are sold over the counter in drugstores and pharmacies, but there is little availability in the market.

Do I need a prescription to buy an internal condom in Colombia?

No, you don’t need a prescription to access internal condoms in Colombia.

Is there an age restriction for accessing an internal condom in Colombia?

No, there’s no age restriction to get access to internal condoms in Colombia. Resolution 3280 of the Ministry of Health (2018) provides for sexual and reproductive health care and access to nondefinitive contraceptive methods for adolescents aged 12 to 17, young people aged 18 to 28, and other men and women of childbearing age.

How much does an internal condom cost in Colombia?

In Colombia, the Mandatory Health Plan (aka PMO) provides for the free supply of this method. Within the private health sector, in 2022, it can cost between 3 and 4.5 US dollars.

What are the different internal condom brands available in Colombia?

The most widely available brands in Colombia are Prudence and Uniq.
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Who can I contact for more information about the internal condom in Colombia?

For more information, you can contact Orientame, Profamilia, Jóvenes Vive or Heartland Alliance Col.; also, you can connect with Viejas Verdes or Dos Latinas on social media.

Where can I read more about this method?

If you want more information about the internal condom, click here.

What can I do in the case of an unplanned pregnancy?

Visit to speak with an expert counselor about the abortion options available in this country. Counselors can also be contacted via email (write to or via live chat at