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... ng that can't be tolerated. I did not take any pain medication prior to having them removed. My foot was in pain later on that evening from the removal, I took Advil and it was fine after that. Try not to stress! ... (20 replies)
... I had bunion surgery and 2 hammertoes fixed last week. I know for sure there is one pin. So far recovery has not been bad, pain was pretty bad the first 36 hours. But after that, an advil every now and then was good enough for the discomfort. ... (1 replies)
... rned from experience over the past few weeks, and thought I'd share it in case there's anyone out there who's getting ready for this procedure and the subsequent recovery time. Please feel free to add on to my list! ... (8 replies)

... Hi, exdancer. How did your surgery go today? ... (8 replies)
... My surgery was pretty straightforward. ... (8 replies)
... Not saying that's definitely what's going on, but could be. Could be your body's way of dealing with the stress it's under with surgery and recovery. Maybe only take the Advil PMs when you aren't asleep by midnight to 1am? ... (12 replies)
... y foot seems to be the same, no better, no worse. There is always pain except when I sleep at night and I keep it perfectly still. The pain can be managed with Advil or Aleeve but I don't like to take it all the time as I feel it can be harmful to other parts of my body if I use it long term. ... (20 replies)
... I had a chevron 4 weeks ago. I am walking very carefully on it with just a small wrap in the house. If i go out i need a walking boot. I only take advil (a couple times daily). The first couple weeks were painful but the pain meds took plenty care of that. If you take any narcotic make sure you take a laxative. I had serious constipation then I started taking 1 exlax every... (3 replies)
... How long will your recovery take? ... (39 replies)
... Just a quick update and a thanks to all who shared their positive experiences with me. I had my surgery last Friday so I am now at day 5 of the recovery process and so far so good. As everyone mentioned, there was no pain in the immediate hours following the procedure. ... (13 replies)
... I have enjoyed reading all your posts about bunion surgery and I know there is a big group who is a month or so ahead of me in your recovery. Hope it is still going well! ... (5 replies)
Bunion Surgery
Jul 1, 2004
... Hi, I am glad to know you're starting to feel better. It sounds like you did have a different type of bunionectomy from me--I only had what's called a "V-incision" bunionectomy, maybe also called a "Chevron" procedure--with permanent screws. My recovery has been pretty much exactly what my doctor led me to believe it would be--pain for 2 - 3 days, weight bearing from the... (11 replies)
... I guess I'm ready. To me the anticipation is the worst part of the whole ordeal and I guess that part is almost over. I will have a bunion and bunionette removed from my left foot on Monday. This follows having a bunion and bunionette removed this past September on my right foot. ... (10 replies)
... I recently had big toe surgery for Hallux Rigidus and I was apprehensive as well in the weeks leading up to the surgery. ... (12 replies)
Aug 24, 2010
... en i went for my consultation i asked the dr for some pain meds because im in alot of pain and motrin and es tylenol is not helping and he said all i can take is advil of napreson which dont help me...can someone give me some feed back please? ... (7 replies)
... They can be very helpful but studies have shown that in many cases a much less expensive and less harsh drug worked just as well. Work your way from Tylenol to Advil to one of the whoppers and stop where you get relief. ... (18 replies)
... so I continued taking the Vicoden for another 4 days until that went away. Not I only take Advil when I feel uncomfortable. ... (7 replies)
... Hi Sophie! :wave: Yep, I must have been posting while you were editing. Answers: I probably wear the boot less than 30% of the time (my doc would have probably scolded me if he knew that - but I ain't tellin') :nono: Anytime I'm sitting in recliner (which is a lot right now) or laying down, I take it off. *Sometimes* when I get up for just a short bit (like going to... (18 replies)
Bunion Be Gone!
Nov 28, 2003
... Hi all, I'm new to this board, too. I had surgery this past Monday, a bunionectomy and fixing a bone spur, both in my left foot. ... (5 replies)
... I am also sooo discouraged at how uncomfortable I still am. I will be NWB for minimum of 8 weeks and I'm only down 2. I knew the recovery would be long but i didn't realize how painful it would still be at this point. When does the pain start to diminish? ... (0 replies)

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