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can i wear a light tampon just in case if you change it

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Prem Gulati
46 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible: it may depend on amount of bleeding

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dale Kristle
39 years experience Gynecology
As needed: as needed but at least every 4-6 hours
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe: Does it itch if you don't wear tampons? If so, change brands and see if it makes a difference. Either way, change them every 4 hours at the most.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
The Parguard: Can make bleeding worse. It sounds like it is your first period so i assume you are not breast feeding. There is a medication called Lysteda that wi ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Physically, yes: Physically, a girl who has a menstrual period can use a pad or tampon. However, some girls are quite young (ages 10-12 years) when periods start, so t ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Pad - simpler: I don't believe there is a right or wrong answer to this. My own thought is that dealing with all the body changes that go with puberty & dealing with ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
8 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes, if taking pills: If you are on the pill form of Metronidazole then you can use tampons.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
You may have: an unperforated hymen. See a GYNECOLOGIST who can open this with local anesthesia! Hope this helps Dr Z
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
If there is just a: small amount of clear discharge, removing a primarily dry tampon from your vagina may be uncomfortable and abrade delicate mucosa.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Daily tampons ??: Don't recommend daily tampons for possible leukorrhea.

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