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A 21-year-old female asked:

Is it ok to use tampons?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 29 years experience
Health Care: One does not usually go to see the doctor for such questions. There are absolutely no medical reasons to interfere with your choice of personal hygiene products.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Yes: As long as you change tampons roughly every 4 to 6 hours. Ensure that you remove the tampon within 8 hours at the longest.

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Last updated Oct 21, 2015

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