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Old 02-20-2013, 12:08 PM   Topic Starter
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So Im (finally) having knee surgery tomorrow.

I tore my ACL and Miniscus on Oct 4th. I was suppose to have surgery Dec 20th but sickness interfered. Then it got cancelled 2 more times due to illness (This cold and flu season have been brutal). Its now upon me, and Im still dodging sick people and totally stressed. Scared as hell too. Not so much of the surgery (altho, thats scary too), but the aftermath. Im not big on pain pills, and I never taken one. Hoping I can power thru it without taking drugs of the narcotic type.

I have an ice machine ready, and lots of PT schyeduled. Any other tips for recovery and pain management?
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Old 02-20-2013, 12:21 PM   #2
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I tore my ACL and Miniscus on Oct 4th. I was suppose to have surgery Dec 20th but sickness interfered. Then it got cancelled 2 more times due to illness (This cold and flu season have been brutal). Its now upon me, and Im still dodging sick people and totally stressed. Scared as hell too. Not so much of the surgery (altho, thats scary too), but the aftermath. Im not big on pain pills, and I never taken one. Hoping I can power thru it without taking drugs of the narcotic type.

I have an ice machine ready, and lots of PT schyeduled. Any other tips for recovery and pain management?
I think your therapy will go a lot smoother if you take the pain pills they give you
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Old 02-20-2013, 12:22 PM   #3
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I think your therapy will go a lot smoother if you take the pain pills they give you
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Theyve given me Tylenol 3, cuz thats what I asked for, hoping that will do.
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Old 02-20-2013, 12:24 PM   #4
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Theyve given me Tylenol 3, cuz thats what I asked for, hoping that will do.
My grndma couldn't get off on ty3
Eat em with a cracker.
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Old 02-20-2013, 12:26 PM   #5
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My grndma couldn't get off on ty3
Eat em with a cracker.
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Lots of crackers..lol
I met a woman who had the same surgery. She did well with TY3, so Im hoping for the same.
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Old 02-20-2013, 12:35 PM   #6
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Lots of crackers..lol
I met a woman who had the same surgery. She did well with TY3, so Im hoping for the same.
best of luck. just saying, the less pain you have when you start bending it, the more flexibility you'll gain. helps in the long run.

as for me, i got a chunk about the size of the palm of my hand cut off my back last thursday. then, to top it off, they took 4 lymph nodes out from under my my right arm. slapped in a couple drains and stapled me up and sent me home w/a bottle of percs and a stool softener. i've ate the piss out of them. got the drain taken out yesterday and friday they pull the staples friday.

hell, i can't move anyway, and the wife won't let me have any beer w/that script in the house.
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Old 02-20-2013, 02:36 PM   #7
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Theyve given me Tylenol 3, cuz thats what I asked for, hoping that will do.
I'm headed the same way in a few weeks. I've heard from several people that within 3-5 days of the surgery the pain was already less than before.
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Old 02-20-2013, 03:36 PM   #8
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I'm headed the same way in a few weeks. I've heard from several people that within 3-5 days of the surgery the pain was already less than before.
Im hoping that Im a tough bitch and I'll be over the worst of it within two days. I hear thats possible.
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Old 02-20-2013, 12:30 PM   #9
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Hoping I can power thru it without taking drugs of the narcotic type.
Isn't codeine a narcotic?
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Isn't codeine a narcotic?
Its a mild form of a narcotic. at least in the form Im taking it.
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It'll be fine Carlota. Relax


I mean the worst that can happen is the doctor has a hangover and botches the surgery....or they use a dirty instrument or don't wash the table good enough and you get a staph infection that requires an entire leg and a labia and a half to be removed.

Other than that....not much to worry about.


My guts are bad enough I never have been able to take the pain pills. It would make the PT easier if you could, but I've proven a human can do it without them.
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The best advice I can give is to stay consistent and positive with your rehab.
I will. Ive been in prehab for months now. Love my therapist--well now I do. Guess could that could change?? LOL
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The best advice I can give is to stay consistent and positive with your rehab.
Heh when I broke my ankle I only did rehab once. F THAT!
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