All Questions

All Questions

Can I wear my MCUK on lighter days?

You just need one menstrual cup for every day of your period. The MCUK is great for lighter days: as it’s non-absorbent it won’t cause dryness.  The MCUK menstrual cup holds three times the fluid of a tampon, making it…

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Will the MCUK work for heavy periods?

Yes, the MCUK can work very well for heavy periods (or menorrhagia) because it collects up to three times more menstrual blood than a regular tampon (see Does the MCUK hold more than a tampon?). This means that you may…

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How do I remove my MCUK?

The MCUK menstrual cup needs to be taken out and emptied every 4-8 hours. First of all, wash your hands with warm water and soap and then rinse thoroughly with clean water. In order to remove your cup you must first…

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Can I pee/poop with my MCUK menstrual cup in?

  The simple answer is yes, you should not need to remove the MCUK menstrual cup before passing urine (peeing) or opening your bowels (pooping). If you have any discomfort or difficulty using the bathroom while wearing your MCUK®, take…

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