By Arielle Tschinkel, Feb 14, 2022

First, Can Tampons Actually Cause Bloating? That would be a hard no, folks. It’s worth noting that there’s no clinical data to back up Sweeney’s anecdote about tampons causing or contributing to bloat. Yes, period bloating is real (and extremely common!), but your tampon isn’t causing it, explains Kecia Gaither, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.O.G., a double board-certified physician in ob-gyn and maternal-fetal medicine and director of Perinatal Services at NYC Health Hospitals/Lincoln in the Bronx, New York.

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