Category: Women's Health / Fertility

Nonoxynol-9 Overview

Nonoxynol-9, sometimes abbreviated as N-9, is an organic compound that is used as a surfactant. It is a member of the nonoxynol family of nonionic surfactants. N-9 and related compounds are ingredients in various cleaning and cosmetic products. It is widely used in contraceptives for its spermicidal properties. Contents 1 Uses 1.1 Spermicide 1.2 Lubricant 1.3 Condoms 1.4 Cervical barriers 1.5 Shaving cream 1.6 Sports cream 1.7 Poison ivy creams 2 Side effects 3 References 4 External ...

Read more Nonoxynol-9 Details
Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source:

Recent Nonoxynol-9 Forums: RSS Feed


plz tell me the brand name of nonoxynol-9 gel/insertion by makers of novartis,sanofi,zafa in pakistan ## From the information I gathered the brand names of Nonoxynol-9 are: Delfen Foam, Emko, Koromex, Ramses Crystal Clear. To learn more click on the link below... Do you have any more questions or information to add? Please post back if you do.


I was wanting to know about this durg, because I am doing a research on AIDS and I found that this drug was once tried for AIDS and I was wondering why I didn't work. ## I am not sure if you mean Nonoxynol-9 - but it has been used as a contraceptive agent and to treat certain viral infections up to a certain point. Studies of Nonoxynol-9 had shown that it was not effective against HIV virus. ## Also, another excellent article on why Nonoxynol-9 did not work as a treatment of HIV can be viewed at:


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Aerosol: 12.5%, 12.50%, 8%
  • Cream: 12.5%
  • Gel: 12.5%, 2%, 2.2%, 3%, 3.5%, 4%, 5%
  • Insert: 125mg, 28%
  • Suppository: 100mg, 150mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Nonoxynol-9: (6 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 34362-0300 Conceptrol 4 g/100g Vaginal Gel by Caldwell Consumer Health LLC
  • 34362-0302 Gynol Ii 3 g/100g Vaginal Gel by Caldwell Consumer Health LLC
  • 44376-100 Today Vaginal Contraceptive 1000 mg/1 Vaginal Sponge by Mayer Laboratories, Inc.
  • 52925-112 Vcf Contraceptive 280 mg Vaginal Film, Soluble by Apothecus Pharmaceutical Corp.
  • 52925-312 Vcf Contraceptive 125 mg/g Vaginal Aerosol, Foam by Apothecus Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 52925-512 Vcf Contraceptive Pre-filled Applicators 4 g/100g Vaginal Gel, Metered by Apothecus Pharmaceutical Corp

Other drugs which contain Nonoxynol-9 or a similar ingredient: (13 results)

Related Nonoxynol-9 Topics:

plz tell me the brand name of nonoxynol-9 gel/insertion by makers of novartis,sanofi,zafa in pakistan ## From the inform... 1 reply

Note: All times displayed are GMT - 7.

This information has been independently compiled and is for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for medical advice from a qualified healthcare professional; nor is it intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. For more details please see the Medical Disclaimer. This page was last updated on 9 May 2021.

We are committed to your privacy.

Copyright © 2005-2021 All Rights Reserved. MedsChat® is a registered trademark of Limelight Innovations L.L.C. 9888 W Belleview Ave #5000, Denver, CO, 80123, USA