AFRICA

Durex did not invent a ‘reversible’ condom, all are still single-use

Published on 21/01/2022 at 15:24

Multiple posts resurfacing on social media in South Africa and elsewhere purport that Durex has created a reversible condom, made for “repeated wear”. But the claim is false: the company confirmed they have not launched such a product. Reusing a condom in this manner significantly decreases its effectiveness.