Select U by Kotex Sleek Tampons Being Recalled (Check Your Stash!)
Why? The company has received reports from consumers of the U by Kotex Sleek Tampons Regular Absorbency, unraveling and/or coming apart upon removal, and in some cases causing users to seek medical attention to remove tampon pieces left in the body. There also have been a small number of reports of infections, vaginal irritation, localized vaginal injury, and other symptoms. 😬
The recall is limited to specific lots of U by Kotex Sleek Tampons Regular Absorbency, that were manufactured between October 7th, 2016 and October 16th, 2018 and distributed throughout the United States and Canada between October 17th, 2016 and October 23rd, 2018. A full list of recalled lot numbers is available on the U by Kotex website.
Any consumer with the impacted U by Kotex Sleek Tampons Regular Absorbency in their possession should stop using the product immediately and promptly contact Kimberly-Clark’s Consumer Service team at 1-888-255-3499 between 7:30am – 7:00pm Central Time M-F for information regarding this recall.