Ladies, take a look at the back of your box.
The NY Daily News reports, Kotex tampons are being pulled off the shelves after women have been complaining their product was unraveling with pieces being left in the body.
U by Kotex Sleek Tampons, manufactured between Oct. 7, 2017, and Oct. 15, 2018, and distributed between Oct. 17, 2016, and Oct. 23, 2018, have been recalled.
“Consumers who experience vaginal injury (pain, bleeding or discomfort), vaginal irritation (itching or swelling), urogenital infections (bladder and/or vaginal bacterial and/or yeast infections) or other symptoms such as hot flashes, abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting following use of the impacted product should seek immediate medical attention.,” a Kimberly-Clark press release explains.
The products can be identified by distinct lot numbers found on the bottom of the package.