In a case of a humorous image getting separated from its original context and being circulated without attribution, rumors have been spreading of Tampax "Pumpkin Spice Tampons."
Has Tampax come out with a pumpkin spice Tampon?
DPumpkin spice everything has become common with the arrival of autumn, and the parody appears to have gone over the heads of a consumer base inundated by many such items each fall season.
While various pictures of Pumpkin Spice Tampax boxes are in circulation, the idea originated with a BuzzFeed post titled
— BuzzFeed (@BuzzFeed) September 18, 2014
The Pumpkin Spice Tampax rumor closely resembled a similar tale that Durex was introducing pumpkin spice condoms. That, too, was a parody.