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03-21-2009 11:34 AM
_ktg_ I had lots on my lower right side. When I asked my OB about it, he explained that was normal (also because I was overdoing it alot too) because the stitches on the interior muscles ended about there and on the left too. Most women he said after a c/s always seemed to have issue with the right side knots and not too much with the left.

Advil/tylenol combos became my best friends after a nice day of lifting my 35lbs kiddo, plus walking around a lot, carrying the little one and usually trying to move something heavy.
03-16-2009 10:03 PM
Pogo0685 Glad to help! Im happy your feeling better!:
03-16-2009 06:41 PM
jr'smom
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I am at 5 weeks PP and I don't feel pain at all anymore, actually I have started working out already, I lift heavy things again ( My refrigerator went out last night and DH back is thrown out at the moment so I had to move it, and carry 40 pounds of ice) so I would say I am doing really great. I am sorry yours still hurts you, sending healing vibes your way! :
Thanks! Your vibes must have worked! Today, I barely feel it, and I've done a lot of walking and carried my almost three year old up the stairs because he fell asleep downstairs. I hope it stays this way!
03-15-2009 02:00 PM
Pogo0685 I am at 5 weeks PP and I don't feel pain at all anymore, actually I have started working out already, I lift heavy things again ( My refrigerator went out last night and DH back is thrown out at the moment so I had to move it, and carry 40 pounds of ice) so I would say I am doing really great. I am sorry yours still hurts you, sending healing vibes your way! :
03-14-2009 02:41 PM
somanyjoys No pain here at nine weeks post C. If I work out, though, I sometimes feel a little sore there -- inside, I think where they actually cut the uterus, not on the exterior scar. Nothing sharp, though.
03-14-2009 02:39 PM
Jannah6 Ouch, sorry that you are going through this. I'm not in any more pain. You should try posting on the Mamas of all children born via c-section thread.
03-13-2009 09:12 PM
jr'smom Ella was born 7 weeks ago via my third (unplanned for the record) C/S. I'm still in pain but it's not at the site of the incision. It's inside but not deep and just on one side. It's really sharp, pinching pain when I walk. My DD's doc said that it can take quite a long time for the pain to go away. (In general, he didn't check me though.)(I haven't seen the doc that did the C/S for a return visit since I left the hospital. No insurance! And no signs of infection or anything serious.)

How is everyone else doing?

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