Roszdravnadzor has allowed the realization in Russia of several types of condom brand Durex, which was previously prohibited. It is reported by RIA “Novosti” with reference to the press service of the Ministry.
“From September 22, 2016 in the territory of the Russian Federation admitted to circulation of medical products – “the Condom brand Durex”… please note that the treatment data of medical devices manufactured prior to September 22, 2016, unacceptable in territory of the Russian Federation”, – stated in the message.
In particular, to the implementation allowed the following names – Durex Pleasuremax, Durex Classic, Durex Fruity Mix, Durex Extra Safe, Durex Elite, Durex XXL, Durex Sensation, Durex Invisible. Two more products (with anesthetic and synthetic latex) the health Ministry has sent experts “for the first stage of the examination of quality, efficacy and security.”
Several types of unregistered medical devices of this brand (Durex Long Play, Dual Extase Durex, Durex RealFeel) under the registration certificate has not passed, their circulation on the territory of the Russian Federation is prohibited.
The disappearance of Russian pharmacy Durex condoms was seen in may this year. A month later it was revealed that the health Ministry has temporarily banned to sell them because of problems with registration documentation from the British supplier. Also in may, the Rospotrebnadzor banned the sale in Russia of two biological additives to increase potency “Sealeks Forte” and “Ali caps” because of the content not specified in the user components and the abundance of counterfeit.
The Durex condoms are manufactured in 1929. The name comes from the English words Durability, Reliability and Excellence “strength, reliability, and excellence”. Durex is one of the market leaders, it have 25% of condom sales in Russia, 40% from Contex and about 10% have Vizit.