The number of items in your shopping list has exceeded the maximum limit. Please remove some items, or create a new shopping list.
Oops. This product is only available in a minimum quantity of or more units
Roll over image to zoom in

Instead Softcup 12 Hour Feminine Protection

Item is no longer available.
Product Description

No strings. A proven alternative to pads and tampons. Softcups are non-toxic, hypo-allergenic, latex-free & safe when used as directed. How do Softcups compare to pads and tampons? Tampons: Cannot be felt while wearing; Does not inhibit physical activity. Pads: Can be worn overnight; Does not cause irritation or dryness (maybe); Not linked to Toxic Shock Syndrome (read insert). Softcup: Can be worn up to 12 hours; Cannot be felt while wearing; Does not inhibit physical activity; Can be worn during sex (The Instead Softcup is not a contraceptive not can it protect against sexually transmitted infections); Can be worn overnight; Eliminates menstrual odor; Does not cause irritation or dryness; Not linked to Toxic Shock Syndrome (read insert).

Preparation Instructions

How to Use Softcup: Step 1: To insert, squeeze opposite sides of rim together. Step 2: Insert the Softcup completely into the vagina. Step 3: Softcup molds itself to your unique internal shape, creating a personal fit. Removal: To remove the Softcup, simply hook your finger under the rim and slowly pull. See enclosed insert for more complete product information and instructions for use.

Name Value
Height 3.50
Width 5.90
Depth 3.40
Weight 0.25
Safety Warning
Do not use the softcup if you are using an intrauterine device (IUD), as there is a risk of dislodging, displacing or removing the IUD by pulling on the IUD string when removing the softcup. If you have ever had toxic shock syndrome (TSS), do not use the softcup or any other internally worn products. Maximum wear time is twelve (12) hours. The softcup must be changed after 12 hours. Immediately following childbirth, miscarriage, or termination of pregnancy, consult your physician before using a softcup. The softcup is not a contraceptive and does not provide protection against sexually transmitted diseases. If you or your sexual partner develop burning, itching, pain, or swelling in the genital area or discomfort with urination, discontinue using all internal protection and contact your physician. If you have problems removing the softcup, call 800-INSTEAD (467-8323) or contact your physician.
Actual product packaging and materials may contain more or different information than that shown on our website. You should not rely solely on the information presented here. Always read labels, warnings and directions before using or consuming a product. View full Product Information Disclaimer


Tell us what you think!
Tell us what you think!
Be the first to write a review!
Wondering what to say?
  • Include usage tips, key benefits, and helpful suggestions.
  • Did you have a good or bad experience?
  • Would you recommend this to friends or family?
  • Be respectful to others.
{{review.commentTitle}} {{review.timestampFormatted}}
by {{review.sender.screenName}} {{review.sender.screenName ? review.sender.screenName : 'Anonymous'}}
Was this review helpful to you? Yes {{review.posVotes}} No {{review.negVotes}} Flag
Customer Relations