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Is it safe to wear a tampon for 10 hours?

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics

In brief: Maybe, maybe not

The longer a tampon stays inserted, the higher the risk for bacterial infection.
It is difficult to say whether 6 hours is ok, and 10 hrs is not, but most recommend no longer than 6 hours.

In brief: Maybe, maybe not

The longer a tampon stays inserted, the higher the risk for bacterial infection.
It is difficult to say whether 6 hours is ok, and 10 hrs is not, but most recommend no longer than 6 hours.
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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