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My period is due today and I had a tampon in for two hours…

My period is due today...
My period is due today and I had a tampon in for two hours when removed it had looked pale yellow and had a faint smell of iron
Is this normal before a period is due?
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Dear customer

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To some degree, a slight iron like smell/metallic smell is not too unusual before having your period. Your blood is made up of iron, hence the metallic smell/iron like smell.

The pale yellow color of tampon is also normal.The yellowish color can come from small amounts of menstrual blood mixing with normal white discharge

Watery yellow discharge is most common right before your period. This is because your vagina is producing more mucus.

So bot***** *****ne is that both pale yellow color of tampon and having a faint smell of iron is normal before periods. Nothing to worry or of concern here.

Please be relaxed.

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