RECALL: Kotex U Sleek Regular Tampons 18 ct.

  • Date of recall: 12/12/2018
  • UPC code: 36000-29453
  • Lot codes: Click here for lot codes 
  • Manufacturer of item: Kimberly-Clark
  • Toll free number of manufacturer for information & questions: 1-888-255-3499
  • Reason for recall: Kimberly-Clark has received reports from consumers of the U by Kotex® Sleek® Tampons, Regular Absorbency, unraveling and/or coming apart upon removal, and in some cases causing users to seek medical attention to remove tampon pieces left in the body. There also have been a small number of reports of infections, vaginal irritation, localized vaginal injury, and other symptoms.
  • Any consumer with the impacted U by Kotex® Sleek® Tampons, Regular Absorbency, in their possession should stop using the product immediately
  • PLEASE return products to any Buehler’s location for a refund or replacement