HIV and other STIs in oral sex

Page last reviewed 29.4.2022

HIV risk in oral sex is very low. In oral sex, the one who performs it and has a possibility of getting sperm in their mouth has a small possibility of HIV transmission. Other STI’s (chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis) can transmitted in oral sex (including rimming) for both part. There is no risk of Hepatitis C in oral sex.

Read more about HIV here.

Read more about other STI’s here.