nonoxynol 9

no·nox·y·nol 9

A group of compounds that are surface-acting agents, used in spermicidal preparations such as contraceptive foam and diaphragm jelly.

nonoxynol 9

/non·ox·y·nol 9/ (non-ok´sĭ-nol) a spermaticide used in contraceptive agents.

non·ox·y·nol 9

A group of compounds that are surface acting agents, used in spermicidal preparations such as contraceptive foam and diaphragm jelly.
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Dermatitis in response to the spermicidal agents used in contraceptive creams like nonoxynol 9 and also to the rubber in condoms have also been reported.
FDA Mandates New Warning for Nonoxynol 9 OTC Contraceptive Products.
Efficacy of nonoxynol 9 contraceptive sponge use in preventing heterosexual acquisition of HIV in Nairobi prostitutes.
The Food and Drug Administration is requiring manufacturers to include a warning label on all over-the-counter, stand-alone vaginal contraceptive and spermicide products containing nonoxynol 9, saying that the chemical does not protect against HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases.
In vivo studies seem to indicate that Carrageenan personal lubricant can prevent genital transmission of HPV, even in the presence of nonoxynol 9 spermicide, which recent studies have shown can increase the risk of virus transmission.
The "Call to Discontinue Nonoxynol 9 for Rectal Use" campaign, launched by the Global Campaign for Microbicides, has been endorsed by many organisations and scientists.
Por muestra, un boton: no se suspendera la venta de condones con espermicida nonoxynol 9 aunque propicien la transmision del VIH porque su retiro masivo provocaria perdidas por casi 4 mil millones de dolares (Siempre
Another study concluded that nonoxynol 9, the active ingredient in most spermicides, provides no protection against HIV (142: 54).
Teens should learn about the benefits of nonoxynol 9 and be encouraged to purchase products containing it.
Use a condom lubricated with a spermicide containing nonoxynol 9 which may kill HIV;