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can you use tampons for discharge

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
24 years experience Emergency Medicine
Luck mostly: Tss and other infections occur when the host / environment circumstances are right and the bacteria is present. Would consider it a "pass" and try to ... Read More

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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
14 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: Follow the package directions.
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. CESAR HOLGADO
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vaginitis: You could possibly have developed an infection which may require treatment. Go see your gynecologist to be sure.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
This is safe: It is safe to use light flow tampons for normal (physiologic) discharge, as long as the tampon is removed after a few hours.
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A female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Tampon maybe: You need to get an exam with your doctor to be sure, and get treatment for a likely infection.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gena Kluwe
31 years experience Internal Medicine
What is the question: I don't understand if there is a question in the statement. ?
A female asked:
Dr. Akua Agyeman
23 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Likely hardware: If it is not a discharge and it has the same size, shape, color all the time, it is probably something that is in the tampon that is showing up when i ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Orr
44 years experience Surgical Oncology
Old blood: It is probably just old blood and menstrual products. Blood turns brown after it sits awhile and if the tampon was in long enough will begin to smell ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Remove it: It sounds like you are creating a problem.A discharge should ever be green.

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