Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

1 Bump

tampons adult content

Can you still use tampons if you period is very light?

Answer Question

Asked by Anonymous at 9:46 AM on Aug. 3, 2010 in Health

Answers (11)
  • yes u can use light ones

    Answer by cjsmom375 at 9:47 AM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • Yes, they have light ones but it may be a bit uncomfortable.

    Answer by renea20 at 9:49 AM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • I wouldn't. TSS is more prevalent when you use tampons with a light period.

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 9:54 AM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • They have lihgt ones for slow/small flow, I wouldn't worry as long as you use them correctly .

    Answer by Stefono at 10:05 AM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • Yes, use the light ones.

    Answer by NOLAmommaKRYS at 10:12 AM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • depends on how light you're talking about.

    because of my BC, even the light tampons are too much for my period now.

    Answer by DarkFaery131 at 10:14 AM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • Yes use the light ones.

    Answer by Cassandre at 10:33 AM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • Yah..light ones.

    Answer by SuperrMommyy at 11:14 AM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • You can, but I don't. It's painful for me if it's really light.

    Answer by LovingSAHMommy at 11:26 AM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • you may want to try the "slender" ones made for teens.


    Answer by Morgain at 11:45 AM on Aug. 3, 2010

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.