To determine if vaginal spermicides actually reduce the spread of STDs

    The FDA will require new clinical testing to determine if vaginal spermicides actually reduce the spread of STDs.

    This is important. STDs now account for 5 of the ten most frequently reported diseases.

    Spermicides have antimicrobial effects in vitro...but not much is known about how well they work in actual use.

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