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Do Spermicides Cause Utis?

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I've read somewhere that spermicides can cause uti's. Is this true? Are all brands like this? Is there any "gentle" spermicide out there that won't?

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replied July 16th, 2006
Yeah I think all spermicides contribute to utis. Don't think there is such a thing as a "gentle spermicide"
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replied April 3rd, 2009
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Why does usage of spermicide increase my risk of UTI?
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replied June 11th, 2011
Spermicides change the vaginal environment allowing pathogens to thrive and attach to the mucous membrane of the vagina more easily.
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