(WAND) - Tampons are being recalled, because of a product defect.
U by Kotex Sleek Tampons, Regular Absorbency are being recalled, because some can unravel or come apart.
This can cause some women to need medical attention to remove pieces of tampon from their body.
There have also been some reports of women suffering infections, irritations, and injuries as a result of using these tampons.
The recall is limited to the tampons manufactured before Oct. 16, 2018. Check your lot number on the box to see if your tampons were recalled by clicking HERE.