Effect of vaginal lubricants on sperm motility and chromatin integrity: a prospective comparative study.

@article{Agarwal2008EffectOV,
  title={Effect of vaginal lubricants on sperm motility and chromatin integrity: a prospective comparative study.},
  author={Ashok Agarwal and Fnu Deepinder and Marcello Cocuzza and Robert A. Short and Donald P. Evenson},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={2008},
  volume={89 2},
  pages={375-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effect of vaginal lubricants Pre-Seed, FemGlide, Astroglide, and Replens on human sperm motility and chromatin integrity. DESIGN Prospective, comparative, in vitro study. SETTING Andrology laboratory at tertiary care hospital. PATIENT(S) Thirteen normozoospermic donors. INTERVENTION(S) Semen samples from 13 subjects were incubated in human tubal fluid media (HTF) controls and 10% (vol/vol) of Pre-Seed, FemGlide, Astroglide, and Replens lubricants. After 30… CONTINUE READING

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