FemCap vs. the Male Condom - FemCap

FemCap vs. the Male Condom

The FemCap is better than the condom in many ways. The table below details some of the key differences between the FemCap and the condom.

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 The Male CondomThe FemCap
 

Gender Control

 

Male – controlled

 

Woman – controlled

 

 

Spontaneity of intercourse

 

Interrupts spontaneity

 

Does not interrupt spontaneity

 

Sexual sensations

 

Reduce sensations to both partners.

 

 

Does not reduce sensation to either partner.

 

User’s failure and timing of application

 

Men rush to apply it to avoid the loss of erection (Poor timing).

 

 

Women can insert the FemCap at any time before sex when they are not rushed.

 

Breakage and leakage

 

It can slip, leak and break

 

 

It does not leak or break during use.

 

Allergic reaction

 

Latex, allergic reaction.

 

 

Made of an inert non-allergenic silicone.

 

Cost

 

$.90 – $1.00 for a single use.

 

$80 and it is reusable for more than one year.

 

Hazard to environment

 

Hazardous if not properly disposed.

 

Does not pose any environmental hazard.

 

Availability

 

May not be available when needed.

 

Always available before it is needed.

 

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