The female condom, also known as an internal condom, is a barrier method of contraception, which 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.
What is the availability in Mexico?
Available in pharmacies, supermarkets, and self-service stores nationwide. The female condom can be buy online through the Prudence store, Farmacias Benavides, Farmacias GI, Farmacias San Pablo, and other local pharmacies. They are also free for all IMSS (Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social) beneficiaries.
Is it necessary to have a prescription to purchase the female or internal condom in Mexico?
No, to purchase female or internal condoms in Mexico, you do not need any prescription. These barrier contraceptive methods are available over the counter to the public. And can be found in the vast majority of pharmacies in the country. Also, you can order female or internal condoms online.
Are there any age restrictions to acquire female condoms, also known as internal condoms, in Mexico?
No, adults and young people have the same rights to lead an active, and above all, safe sexual life. Barrier methods of contraception, such as the female condom, also known as the internal condom, are available to people of all ages. Because being able to have safe sex is everyone’s right!
What is the price of an internal condom in Mexico?
Average $150. Packaged with two (2) condoms.
What are available brands in Mexico?
The brand with the highest availability in Mexico is Prudence.
Who can you contact for more information?
Tienda en línea: https://tienda.prudence.com.mx/
For more information on the use, benefits, and disadvantages of this contraceptive method, visit: https://findmymethod.org/findmethod/internal-condom/
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