In order for condoms to be effective, you have to use them correctly, the whole time, every time you have sex, and they can take some getting used to.
Condoms are easy to get & easy to use. They help prevent both pregnancy & STDs. Condoms help other birth control methods work better & even make sex.
Int J STD AIDS. 2013 Feb;24(2):100-5. doi: 10.1177/0956462412472295. Epub 2013 May 6. Negative perceptions about condom use in a clinic population.
In sum, there is evidence from a variety of theoretical perspectives that individuals perceive both positive and negative aspects to condom use.