A 37-year-old member asked:
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is it bad to wear a tampon if u have a uti?

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Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
UTI: Unlikely that a tampon will have a negative effect on uti.
Answered on Mar 11, 2018

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Bladder not empty: When the tampons are in place it pushes up against the bladder and tube that empties(urethra) the bladder. When you are urinating on your period you a ... Read More

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