Absorbent product of labium

Application Number: 00108375
Application Date: 2000.05.11
Publication Number: 1273812
Publication Date: 2000.11.22
Priority Information: 1999/5/12 US 09/310,296
International: A61F13/15;A61F13/20;A61F13/45
Applicant(s) Name: McNeil-PPC Inc.
Inventor(s) Name: A. T. Saltori;C. M. Hollydai
Patent Agency Code: 31100
Patent Agent: bai yihua
Abstract The present invention relates to an absorbent article designed and configured to fit between the labia. The article employs a plurality of stacked, flexible elements and provides improved fit and article retention, improved collection of bodily fluids and solids typically left unabsorbed by conventional interlabial products, ability to deliver various additives such as medicaments to the tissue surrounding the labia, and an adjustable placement depth to meet consumers varying physical and psychological needs.