DUTCH & FRENCH (Belgium)
Tampons & How to Use Them Safely
If you use tampons, it’s important to know the facts and precautions for tampon use!
select the right tampon absorbency
What are tampons and how are they used?
Tampons are a popular method of absorbing menstrual blood.
What are tampons made out of?
Mondays Tampons are 100% organic cotton
But that's not always the case. Most tampons are made of conventional cotton, rayon, or a blend of the two.
Whatever your tampon is made of it is very important you understand how to use them correctly and that the risks of not doing so can be serious.
Tampon safety tips
Follow the guidance
Have questions or concerns then talk with your doctor or a health care professional about whether tampons are right for you. If you use tampons, then always make yourself aware of the health advice.
Tampon Safety Tips
Important information anyone using tampons needs to know:
Use the lowest absorbency tampon for your flow
Absorbency guide is an industry standard, whichever tampon you use
Toxic Shock Syndrome
What is TSS?
How to reduce the risk of TSS
Tampons themselves do not cause TSS, however tampon use has been associated with an increased risk of TSS
Read more here ⤵
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