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... I also had a pretty bad bunion repaired. I needed a joint replacement under my big toe but the doctor said its not necessary and that this surgery would take care of that issue. ... (4 replies)
... I don't take meds now and have only taken vicodin previously for hysterectomy surgery. ... (1 replies)
... long the recovery was, how I would not walk for months, how this and how that....I knew a friend who, they said this...it goes on and on. Every surgery case and bunion operation can be different. My understanding is that there are over 100 different procedures that can be done. ... (0 replies)

... For some reason our Pods don't like to admit when they're wrong as mine did until I saw my regular practitioner and told him the pains I was feeling and how the vicodin had no effect on it. It literally kept me in crutches so he gave me something for the nerve pain and I was walking with a cain later that day! ... (2 replies)
... Call the on call doctor. Percocet needs to be written but Vicodin can be called in. ... (3 replies)
... My daughter just had lapidus bunion surgery 4 days ago. ... (18 replies)
... y I'm in my 2nd full day after the surgery and I'm definitely feeling the pain now. The anesthetic that numbed my foot has now worn off and I'm having to take 2 vicodin every 4 hours or so. We're trying to overlap them a little bit so I'm always on at least a little bit of meds. ... (11 replies)
... If at all possible, I would recommend that your husband take off a couple days to be with you. If it's not possible for him, try to have someone there with you for a good 3-4 days because you will still be feeling out of it and not yet able (both physically and mentally) to do all those little things. Those first few days are rough and you'll really just be on the bed/couch.... (13 replies)
... nausea along with my pain meds but personally didn't feel a huge need for it. Also was prescribed percoset but found vicodin more effective. Obviously everyone reacts to medication differently, that was just my experience. ... (7 replies)
... This sounds a lot like what I was going through. I'm sure it's normal. I had a staple instead of a nail/screw too. Foot elevation definitely helped out with the pain from blood flowing to it. I felt numbing and burning alot in the first week or two. And my second toe feels numb too. I think we're foot-twins. (7 replies)
... Hi everyone! I had surgery yesterday for a tailor's bunion. The doc said he removed the bump from the toe, broke the little toe, set it, shortened it a little and also made it a little taller (not sure why). He also inserted a plate with 2 screws. I am NWB for at least 2 weeks (until I go back to see him), and completely elevated for that period of time. He also did a nerve... (0 replies)
... I finally got my 2 screws removed after a year of bunion surgery! Okay I'll list what went down, it may not be in the same order but I tried nontheless. ... (9 replies)
... congratulations! maybe you should take the vicodin a couple hours before bed because you might feel pain and then the vicodin may not work as well. ... (10 replies)
... on crutches, food wrapped, wearing shoe on the crutches for another 1.5wks - back to doc this coming tues so far all ive taken is ibuprofen 600mg twice, toes still numb can get myself to/from the bathroom, up/down the stairs on my butt and on/off the bed was told ok to put some weight on the heel i can slide food/drink along the kitchen counter and get it onto the end of... (10 replies)
... Yep, I would call the doc and ask for different pain meds. Vicodin is pretty strong. Maybe something like percocet or a more mild pain med will give her pain relief without the nausea and vomiting. ... (3 replies)
... It seems like almost everyone who has bunion surgery needs at least two weeks before doing a significant amount of weight bearing and walking. ... (9 replies)
... Hi! I had a bunionectomy on my left foot last Friday, February 15th. The dr. put a screw in the joint of my big toe, which connects a band to the joint of my 2nd toe. It made a tremendous correction! He had me stay off of it and keep it elevated for the first 3 days, only up to the bathroom. I left the velcro shoe on it & when I did get up I used crutches. Monday I could get... (9 replies)
... with two in the morning, a Vicodin and an extra strength Tylenol at noon and just 2 Tylenol the rest of that day and the third day. ... (19 replies)
... hopefully you should be able to work by 2 weeks, but that depends if you stand all day. depending on what type of procedure, you should be fine in 6 weeks. i had vicodin, but found i didnt need it after the 1st day. (19 replies)
... I took Vicodin for a day or two for that. ... (19 replies)


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