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Swimming with ob tampon

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Dr. Vjollce Mbiarra MD

Hi, I was on my period and used tampons so I could swim, my periods usually last 5/6 days. This time however using the tampons it only lasted 3. The period stopped then started again, this is normal ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vjollce Mbiarra ( OBGYN)
Dr. Richa MD

to use tampons all the time. Since I had children I find them very uncomfortable and now hate using them. This isn't an issue most of the time, but is a awkward when I want to go swimming as then I have no... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Richa ( OBGYN)
Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

hi , i am from india , female age 21 with no previous medical history. i want to start using tampons, my parents have some concerns regarding this. they belive we shuldnt be using tampons befor ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr.  Rhea Chanda MD

hi, this might be a bit embarrassing..but i cant remember if i removed my last tampon..i tried to feel around inside my vagina but dont feel anything..so is there anyway my tampon can still be up when ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rhea Chanda ( OBGYN)
Dr. Minoo Bhagia MD

I am a 17 year old girl, 5' 7", 135 lbs, healthy, active teenager who does not smoke or drink and I am not sexually active. Last year, I used a tampon for the first time and after I inserted it I got ... View answer

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null MD

My problem is that recently my family has booked for us to go to australia but the problem is that my mum said i need to start using tampons in order to go swimming etc. So mum got me some and i ve ... View answer

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null MD

swim with a tampon in? There is only one brand of tampon with an applicator that I have seen ...I am an adult and I have had my period for about 13 years. I have never used a tampon. I tried... View answer

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null MD

im going swimming and when i use a tampon it only goes about half way in. is that still safe? im going swimming and when i use a tampon it only goes about half way in. is that still safe? ... View answer

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null MD

so i was wondering can u beacuse i have have had my period for a while just never swimmed during it,so can u use a tampon ... View answer

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I just started my period last February. During the summer I go swimming a lot so I want to know if tampons hurt. ... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

Yes you can swim and use a tampon too.

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

Hi am an OB GYN. It could be a yeast infection. Have STD screening. Also, it could be allergy to fabric, soap, tampon, condom etc. To discuss in detail, contact on...

Dr.  Saurabh Gupta MD

Hi, Yes, a girl on her period can still able to go swimming. She can Use pads, tampons or a menstrual cup during swimming.