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Kotex Tampon Recall Lawsuit

Kotex Tampon Recall Lawsuit

Kotex recalled Sleek® Tampons (Regular Absorbency) after reports of women who had infections or needed medical attention because the tampons fell apart and left pieces in the body.

What You Can Do & How We Can Help

The Schmidt Firm, PLLC is currently accepting Kotex tampon induced injury cases in all 50 states. If you or somebody you know has been diagnosed with an infection or other injury from a recalled tampon, you should contact our lawyers immediately for a free case consultation. Please use the form below to contact our Defective Medical Device Litigation Group or call toll free 24 hours a day at (866) 920-0753.

Kotex Tampon Recall

December 2018 — Kimberly-Clark recalled specific lots of U by Kotex® Sleek® Tampons, Regular Absorbency, manufactured before October 16, 2018, because they can unravel, break into pieces, or come apart while being removed from the body.

What is the Problem?

Some women needed medical attention to remove tampon pieces left in the body. There also have been some reports of infections, vaginal irritation, localized vaginal injury, and other symptoms.

Types of Kotex Tampon Injuries

  • Infections
  • 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 tampons were sold broadly across the U.S. and Canada. No other U by Kotex® products are affected by this recall.

What Should I Do?

Any consumer with the recalled 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 for information regarding this recall.

Do I have a Kotex Tampon Recall Lawsuit?

The Schmidt Firm, PLLC is currently accepting Kotex tampon induced injury cases in all 50 states. If you or somebody you know has been diagnosed with an infection or other injury from a recalled tampon, you should contact our lawyers immediately for a free case consultation. Please use the form below to contact our Defective Medical Device Litigation Group or call toll free 24 hours a day at (866) 920-0753.

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