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Posted by: Pink | 2004/10/31

Am I allergic to condoms?

Hi there Im 18 and not sexually active as yet,my mother is allergic to condoms is there a chance I will be and how do you know/what are the symptoms of being allergic to condoms?
Thanks Pink*

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It is the latex in condoms which people are usually allergic to. This is not usually heriditary. Symptoms are itching or discomfort when in contact with latex.

Best wishes

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