Alternative Name: Woman's Condom (WC)
Description: A polyurethane pouch, dissolving capsule for insertion, and foam shapes for stability.
Delivery Method: Barrier
Duration Type: Pericoital
Duration: Single use
Inactive material: polyurethane
Multipurpose Preventive Technology (MPT): Yes
Project Phase: Limited Market Availability
Development Stage: SRA/WHO PQ Approved
Active Development: Yes
- Developed by PATH as the Woman's Condom
- Manufactured by Shanghai Dahua Medical Apparatus Company and sold as O'Lavie.
- Dahua has received approvals to market the product in China (2011), Europe (2010), and South Africa (2013). In February 2016, it received WHO/UNFPA Prequalification.