PATENTS RELATED TO TAMPONS

Tampon outer surface having increasing number of written identifiers to indicate absorbency (United States Patent 7,166,101)

Apparatus for in vitro testing of tampon-and-applicator systems (United States Patent 7,166,085)

Rapid expansion tampon pledget comprising inverted coverstock and pleats (United States Patent 7,160,279)

pH reducing formulation and delivery system for a tampon (United States Patent 7,138,559)

Tampon with an overwrap or overwraps having both masking and wicking properties (United States Patent 7,112,192)

Tampon wrapper with opening means comprising stopper (United States Patent 7,101,358)

Tampon having recessed portions (United States Patent 7,097,638)

Antiseptic tampon and method of preparing it (United States Patent 7,091,395)

Tampon having recessed portions (United States Patent 7,087,045)

Tampon package and method for making same (United States Patent 7,073,666)

Tampon having recessed portions (United States Patent 7,070,585)

Method of producing a corrugated tampon applicator (United States Patent 7,066,870)

Comfortable tampon (United States Patent 7,060,057)

Tampon especially for feminine hygiene and a process and apparatus for producing this (United States Patent 7,059,026)

Method to produce a tampon that inhibits exoprotein production from gram positive bacteria (United States Patent 7,056,891)

Method of producing a shaped tampon (United States Patent 7,047,608)

Tampon applicator assembly having an improved plunger and methods of making (United States Patent 7,044,928)

Tampon applicator having indicators (United States Patent 7,014,637)

Tampon applicator arrangement (United States Patent 6,958,057)

Tampon wrapper with improved opening means (United States Patent 6,955,665)

Tampon having an oval form after expansion and process for producing the same (United States Patent 6,953,456)

Tampon packing method and machine (United States Patent 6,952,908)

Tampon with adjacent wide and narrow raised portions (United States Patent 6,939,340)

Tampon applicator having outwardly flared rim (United States Patent 6,936,211)

Shaped tampon (United States Patent 6,932,805)

Multiple-component tampon applicator (United States Patent 6,923,789)

Therapeutic agent delivery tampon (United States Patent 6,899,700)

Tampon applicator (United States Patent 6,890,324)

Tampon, especially for feminine hygiene, and a process and apparatus for producing this (United States Patent 6,889,409)

Sewn digital tampon (United States Patent 6,887,226)

Apparatus and method for making a tampon applicator (United States Patent 6,886,443)

Tampon for the treatment of Streptococcus Group B infections of the vagina (United States Patent 6,881,403)

Absorbent pad suited for use with tampon (United States Patent 6,863,664)

Tampon, particularly for feminine hygiene (United States Patent 6,860,874)

Tampon with fluid wicking overwrap with skirt portion (United States Patent 6,840,927)

Protection tampon and method of making (United States Patent 6,837,882)

Tampon applicator with taped finger grip (United States Patent 6,830,554)

Substantially serpentine shaped tampon (United States Patent 6,824,536)

Pre-expanded tampon pledget (United States Patent 6,814,722)

Soft conformable hollow bag tampon (United States Patent 6,773,423)

Folded compact tampon applicator (United States Patent 6,773,422)

Tampon for feminine hygiene or medical purposes, and process for producing the same (United States Patent 6,758,839)

Tampon having improved early expansion characteristics (United States Patent 6,748,634)

Methods of lubricating a tampon and a tampon lubricated thereby (United States Patent 6,746,418)

Multi-layered tampon cover (United States Patent 6,743,212)

Protection and comfort tampon (United States Patent 6,740,070)

Flushable tampon applicators (United States Patent 6,730,057)

Sanitary tampon (United States Patent 6,719,743)

pH reducing formulation and delivery system for a tampon (United States Patent 6,710,220)

Handling aid for a tampon for feminine hygiene (United States Patent 6,687,911)

Protection tampon and method of making (United States Patent 6,682,513)

Designer tampon applicator plunger and withdrawal string (United States Patent 6,676,625)

Tampon with infection-protection (United States Patent 6,670,523)

Method of applying string to tampon pledgets (United States Patent 6,654,992)

Tampon applicator with petals (United States Patent 6,652,477)

Segmented tampon pledget (United States Patent 6,635,800)

Rotary tampon printing press (United States Patent 6,619,203)

Tampon applicator arrangement (United States Patent 6,610,025)

Tampon with enhanced leakage protection (United States Patent 6,599,279)

Signal string tampon (United States Patent 6,596,919)

Rapid expansion tampon pledget (United States Patent 6,595,974)

Tampon applicator with lubricated tip (United States Patent 6,592,540)

Apparatus for applying string to tampon pledgets (United States Patent 6,585,300)

Protection tampon and method of making (United States Patent 6,554,814)

Absorbent article, particularly a tampon having additives that reduce toxic shock syndrome toxin production (United States Patent 6,548,552)

Process of improving the whitening of a polymeric tampon applicator (United States Patent 6,545,283)

Sealing roller and sealing roller element particularly for producing a tampon for feminine hygiene and method therefor (United States Patent 6,537,414)

Sanitary tampon of small fiber agglomerations (United States Patent 6,533,771)

Tampon applicator with rounded recess (United States Patent 6,533,748)

Lubricated tampon (United States Patent 6,524,269)

Tampon applicator with improved fingergrip (United States Patent 6,511,452)

Method of making and apparatus to make a tampon applicator (United States Patent 6,511,451)

Signal tampon (United States Patent 6,506,958)

Applicator for sanitary tampon (United States Patent 6,478,764)

Packing device for retrieving a tampon placed therein (United States Patent 6,478,763)

Tampon outer surface having increasing number of written identifiers to indicate absorbency (United States Patent 7,166,101)

Apparatus for in vitro testing of tampon-and-applicator systems (United States Patent 7,166,085)

Rapid expansion tampon pledget comprising inverted coverstock and pleats (United States Patent 7,160,279)

pH reducing formulation and delivery system for a tampon (United States Patent 7,138,559)

Tampon with an overwrap or overwraps having both masking and wicking properties (United States Patent 7,112,192)

Tampon wrapper with opening means comprising stopper (United States Patent 7,101,358)

Tampon having recessed portions (United States Patent 7,097,638)

Antiseptic tampon and method of preparing it (United States Patent 7,091,395)

Tampon having recessed portions (United States Patent 7,087,045)

Tampon package and method for making same (United States Patent 7,073,666)

Tampon having recessed portions (United States Patent 7,070,585)

Method of producing a corrugated tampon applicator (United States Patent 7,066,870)

Comfortable tampon (United States Patent 7,060,057)

Tampon especially for feminine hygiene and a process and apparatus for producing this (United States Patent 7,059,026)

Method to produce a tampon that inhibits exoprotein production from gram positive bacteria (United States Patent 7,056,891)

Method of producing a shaped tampon (United States Patent 7,047,608)

Tampon applicator assembly having an improved plunger and methods of making (United States Patent 7,044,928)

Tampon applicator having indicators (United States Patent 7,014,637)

Tampon applicator arrangement (United States Patent 6,958,057)

Tampon wrapper with improved opening means (United States Patent 6,955,665)

Tampon having an oval form after expansion and process for producing the same (United States Patent 6,953,456)

Tampon packing method and machine (United States Patent 6,952,908)

Tampon with adjacent wide and narrow raised portions (United States Patent 6,939,340)

Tampon applicator having outwardly flared rim (United States Patent 6,936,211)

Shaped tampon (United States Patent 6,932,805)

Multiple-component tampon applicator (United States Patent 6,923,789)

Therapeutic agent delivery tampon (United States Patent 6,899,700)

Tampon applicator (United States Patent 6,890,324)

Tampon, especially for feminine hygiene, and a process and apparatus for producing this (United States Patent 6,889,409)

Sewn digital tampon (United States Patent 6,887,226)

Apparatus and method for making a tampon applicator (United States Patent 6,886,443)

Tampon for the treatment of Streptococcus Group B infections of the vagina (United States Patent 6,881,403)

Absorbent pad suited for use with tampon (United States Patent 6,863,664)

Tampon, particularly for feminine hygiene (United States Patent 6,860,874)

Tampon with fluid wicking overwrap with skirt portion (United States Patent 6,840,927)

Protection tampon and method of making (United States Patent 6,837,882)

Tampon applicator with taped finger grip (United States Patent 6,830,554)

Substantially serpentine shaped tampon (United States Patent 6,824,536)

Pre-expanded tampon pledget (United States Patent 6,814,722)

Soft conformable hollow bag tampon (United States Patent 6,773,423)

Folded compact tampon applicator (United States Patent 6,773,422)

Tampon for feminine hygiene or medical purposes, and process for producing the same (United States Patent 6,758,839)

Tampon having improved early expansion characteristics (United States Patent 6,748,634)

Methods of lubricating a tampon and a tampon lubricated thereby (United States Patent 6,746,418)

Multi-layered tampon cover (United States Patent 6,743,212)

Protection and comfort tampon (United States Patent 6,740,070)

Flushable tampon applicators (United States Patent 6,730,057)

Sanitary tampon (United States Patent 6,719,743)

pH reducing formulation and delivery system for a tampon (United States Patent 6,710,220)

Handling aid for a tampon for feminine hygiene (United States Patent 6,687,911)

Protection tampon and method of making (United States Patent 6,682,513)

Designer tampon applicator plunger and withdrawal string (United States Patent 6,676,625)

Tampon with infection-protection (United States Patent 6,670,523)

Method of applying string to tampon pledgets (United States Patent 6,654,992)

Tampon applicator with petals (United States Patent 6,652,477)

Segmented tampon pledget (United States Patent 6,635,800)

Rotary tampon printing press (United States Patent 6,619,203)

Tampon applicator arrangement (United States Patent 6,610,025)

Tampon with enhanced leakage protection (United States Patent 6,599,279)

Signal string tampon (United States Patent 6,596,919)

Rapid expansion tampon pledget (United States Patent 6,595,974)

Tampon applicator with lubricated tip (United States Patent 6,592,540)

Apparatus for applying string to tampon pledgets (United States Patent 6,585,300)

Protection tampon and method of making (United States Patent 6,554,814)

Absorbent article, particularly a tampon having additives that reduce toxic shock syndrome toxin production (United States Patent 6,548,552)

Process of improving the whitening of a polymeric tampon applicator (United States Patent 6,545,283)

Sealing roller and sealing roller element particularly for producing a tampon for feminine hygiene and method therefor (United States Patent 6,537,414)

Sanitary tampon of small fiber agglomerations (United States Patent 6,533,771)

Tampon applicator with rounded recess (United States Patent 6,533,748)

Lubricated tampon (United States Patent 6,524,269)

Tampon applicator with improved fingergrip (United States Patent 6,511,452)

Method of making and apparatus to make a tampon applicator (United States Patent 6,511,451)

Signal tampon (United States Patent 6,506,958)

Applicator for sanitary tampon (United States Patent 6,478,764)

Packing device for retrieving a tampon placed therein (United States Patent 6,478,763)

Tampon outer surface having increasing number of written identifiers to indicate absorbency (United States Patent 7,166,101)

Apparatus for in vitro testing of tampon-and-applicator systems (United States Patent 7,166,085)

Rapid expansion tampon pledget comprising inverted coverstock and pleats (United States Patent 7,160,279)

pH reducing formulation and delivery system for a tampon (United States Patent 7,138,559)

Tampon with an overwrap or overwraps having both masking and wicking properties (United States Patent 7,112,192)

Tampon wrapper with opening means comprising stopper (United States Patent 7,101,358)

Tampon having recessed portions (United States Patent 7,097,638)

Antiseptic tampon and method of preparing it (United States Patent 7,091,395)

Tampon having recessed portions (United States Patent 7,087,045)

Tampon package and method for making same (United States Patent 7,073,666)

Tampon having recessed portions (United States Patent 7,070,585)

Method of producing a corrugated tampon applicator (United States Patent 7,066,870)

Comfortable tampon (United States Patent 7,060,057)

Tampon especially for feminine hygiene and a process and apparatus for producing this (United States Patent 7,059,026)

Method to produce a tampon that inhibits exoprotein production from gram positive bacteria (United States Patent 7,056,891)

Method of producing a shaped tampon (United States Patent 7,047,608)

Tampon applicator assembly having an improved plunger and methods of making (United States Patent 7,044,928)

Tampon applicator having indicators (United States Patent 7,014,637)

Tampon applicator arrangement (United States Patent 6,958,057)

Tampon wrapper with improved opening means (United States Patent 6,955,665)

Tampon having an oval form after expansion and process for producing the same (United States Patent 6,953,456)

Tampon packing method and machine (United States Patent 6,952,908)

Tampon with adjacent wide and narrow raised portions (United States Patent 6,939,340)

Tampon applicator having outwardly flared rim (United States Patent 6,936,211)

Shaped tampon (United States Patent 6,932,805)

Multiple-component tampon applicator (United States Patent 6,923,789)

Therapeutic agent delivery tampon (United States Patent 6,899,700)

Tampon applicator (United States Patent 6,890,324)

Tampon, especially for feminine hygiene, and a process and apparatus for producing this (United States Patent 6,889,409)

Sewn digital tampon (United States Patent 6,887,226)

Apparatus and method for making a tampon applicator (United States Patent 6,886,443)

Tampon for the treatment of Streptococcus Group B infections of the vagina (United States Patent 6,881,403)

Absorbent pad suited for use with tampon (United States Patent 6,863,664)

Tampon, particularly for feminine hygiene (United States Patent 6,860,874)

Tampon with fluid wicking overwrap with skirt portion (United States Patent 6,840,927)

Protection tampon and method of making (United States Patent 6,837,882)

Tampon applicator with taped finger grip (United States Patent 6,830,554)

Substantially serpentine shaped tampon (United States Patent 6,824,536)

Pre-expanded tampon pledget (United States Patent 6,814,722)

Soft conformable hollow bag tampon (United States Patent 6,773,423)

Folded compact tampon applicator (United States Patent 6,773,422)

Tampon for feminine hygiene or medical purposes, and process for producing the same (United States Patent 6,758,839)

Tampon having improved early expansion characteristics (United States Patent 6,748,634)

Methods of lubricating a tampon and a tampon lubricated thereby (United States Patent 6,746,418)

Multi-layered tampon cover (United States Patent 6,743,212)

Protection and comfort tampon (United States Patent 6,740,070)

Flushable tampon applicators (United States Patent 6,730,057)

Sanitary tampon (United States Patent 6,719,743)

pH reducing formulation and delivery system for a tampon (United States Patent 6,710,220)

Handling aid for a tampon for feminine hygiene (United States Patent 6,687,911)