4 doctors weighed in:

Wondering if it's ok to flush tampons with a septic system?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

It can harm the septic system.

In brief: No

It can harm the septic system.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Thank
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine

In brief: No

do not flush tampons with or without a septic system as it will clog up any system.

In brief: No

do not flush tampons with or without a septic system as it will clog up any system.
Dr. Diane Minich
Dr. Diane Minich
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Adam Levy
Board Certified, Obstetrics & Gynecology
34 years in practice
1M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors