U by Kotex® Sleek Tampons were recalled after reports of the tampons unraveling and leaving pieces behind in the body. Women have developed infections, other vaginal injuries, or needed medical attention to remove the tampon pieces.
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Kotex Tampon Recall
December 2018 — Kimberly-Clark announced a voluntary recall for specific lots of U by Kotex® Sleek® Tampons (Regular Absorbency) that were manufactured before October 16, 2018 and sold throughout the U.S. and Canada.
What is the Problem?
The recalled Kotex tampons can unravel or come apart while they are being removed from the body, which can leave behind pieces of the tampon. Some women needed medical attention to remove pieces of the defective tampons. Other women developed infections, vaginal irritation, localized vaginal injury, or other symptoms.
Injuries Linked to Recalled Kotex Tampons
- Pain or discomfort
- Vaginal irritation
- Itching or swelling
- Localized vaginal injury
- Bladder infection
- Vaginal bacterial or yeast infection
- Hot flashes
- Abdominal pain
- Nausea or vomiting
- And more
Where Were the Tampons Sold?
The recalled Kotex tampons were “sold broadly across the U.S. and Canada,” according to the recall notice posted by the manufacturer.
What Should I Do?
Anyone who has the recalled U by Kotex® Sleek® Tampons should stop using the products immediately and contact Kimberly-Clark’s Consumer Service team at 1-888-255-3499 for more information.
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