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Anyone use Instead

Hope this is in the right category

Does anyone use instead rather than pads or tampons? Have read reviews on it and how great it is. Bought a box, haven't quite got the hang of it, but haven't read any reviews that mention wearing it while sleeping. If you use them can you use them while sleeping or not?

Thanks.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 8:03 PM on Dec. 17, 2008 in Health

Answers (4)
  • I like them but the only problem I have is that they're messy to take out.
    LaurenKaye29

    Answer by LaurenKaye29 at 8:37 PM on Dec. 17, 2008

  • I tried, but I cannot get it in correctly. It is not uncomfortable or anything, it just leaks. And when I pull it out, there is no blood in it. I would like some more info on these if anyone has had success. I have a 'retro verted' uterus (if I am saying that right), could that by my problem?
    texas_mama

    Answer by texas_mama at 9:53 PM on Dec. 17, 2008

  • They are good for me if my flow isn't heavy. If they fill up they just spill out in a serious gush--eww! For real!
    shmorris56

    Answer by shmorris56 at 10:16 PM on Dec. 17, 2008

  • I tried them, but they never worked well for me. I found them uncomfortable and they leaked when I slept. I have since switched to a Diva Cup which I like much better.
    cedailey

    Answer by cedailey at 10:47 PM on Dec. 17, 2008

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