Check your stockpiles and bathroom cupboards! Kimberly-Clark announced a recall in the United States and Canada on Kotex Sleek Tampons. In some cases, parts of the tampons unraveled and got stuck inside bodies!
In some cases, consumers had to seek medical attention for help in getting the broken pieces removed. There has also been a small number of reports of other injuries like infections and irritation from using the product. The Kotex Sleek Tampons were manufactured between 10/2016 and 10/2018.
Find the full list of recalled products HERE at UByKotex.com At that link is a list of product number affected by the recall.
Consumers are urged to discontinue using these recalled tampons IMMEDIATELY. You may contact Kimberly Clark customer service at 1-888-255-3499.