Yes condoms can be left in a car. However there are a few things to keep in mind. First condoms should be stored in a cool dry place. If they are stored in a hot car they can become brittle and more likely to break. Second condoms should be stored away from sunlight. If they are exposed to sunlight they can also become brittle and more likely to break. Finally if you are going to store condoms in a car make sure to put them in a container or bag so they are not exposed to the elements.
Can condoms be left in a car?
Yes condoms can be left in a car.
However they should not be exposed to extreme temperatures as this can affect their efficacy.
What is the best way to store condoms?
In a cool dry place.
Do condoms have an expiration date?
Yes condoms have an expiration date.
How long do condoms last?
Once a condom is opened it should be used within one year.
How can I tell if a condom is expired?
The condom will have an expiration date printed on the packaging.
What happens if I use an expired condom?
The condom may be less effective in preventing pregnancy and STDs.
Can I still use a condom if it’s been stored in a hot car?
Yes but the condom may be less effective.
Can I use a condom more than once?
No condoms are designed for single use only.
What happens if I use a condom more than once?
The condom may break or leak which could lead to pregnancy or the transmission of STDs.
How do I know if a condom has broken?
If the condom is no longer intact it has likely broken.
I think my condom broke.
What should I do?
If you think your condom has broken you should see a healthcare provider as soon as possible.
What should I do if my condom leaks?
If you notice that your condom has leaked you should see a healthcare provider as soon as possible.
What is the best way to prevent pregnancy?
Abstinence is the only 100% effective method of preventing pregnancy.
What is the best way to prevent STDs?
Use a condom every time you have sex.
How effective are condoms in preventing pregnancy?
When used correctly condoms are about 98% effective in preventing pregnancy.