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*** Condoms, diaphragms, cervical caps, contraceptive sponges, rhythm method/ natural family planning, the "morning after pill," withdrawal, and "other" responses that could not be categorized into a more effective category.
- The global contraceptive sponges market is expected to grow at a CAGR of more than 2% during the 2017-2021 forecast period, according to new market research from Technavio.
* The Contraceptive Sponge. The vaginal sponge (Today), which had been withdrawn from the market, won FDA reapproval in April 2005.
Worthy of having sex with, particularly when it requires the use of a contraceptive sponge. ("The Sponge," Dec.
The Today contraceptive sponge is once again available to American women.
The vaginal contraceptive sponge has not been available since the sole manufacturer, Whitehall Laboratories, voluntarily stopped selling it in 1995.
An epidemiological study also found that a diaphragm or contraceptive sponge provides some women with better protection against certain sexually transmitted diseases than does relying on their male partner's use of a condom (141: 310).
Parity and use-effectiveness with the contraceptive sponge. Am J Obstet Gynecol.