Good morning. all, or should i say good evening, well i slept a total of 5 freaken hours
, this time my cat Sadie woke me up crying for food, now i started my pot of coffee and cannot go back to sleep!!
Well now i am a lil over 5 weeks post opt i guess u can say feeling better just going crazy in this house , I know i have to learn patience it is sooo hard when the day before my surgery i was walking on the treadmill!!
I miss the gym and the people there all i do is walk anyway have not done weights in over 2 years,
Today i have an appointment with my Surgeon and hoping everything is cool i wanna start PT ASAP. gotta ask doc have so many Questions for him. like can i take vitamins can i get in the pool? can i drive more than short distances ?Yesterday i had a flat tire so i went to get fixed they must of thought i was nutso cuz i walked around that place like 26 min kudos to me....
I try to walk as much as i can.
My b iggest concern is my legs actully calfs thighs, where i have the most muscle pain is that going to go away or what? i stopped taking neurton and am taking soma helps more with the muscle pain and tramodaol and 1 vicoden twice a day soma i take 3 times a day!!
and at nite i take a valium!this is so different from the first surgery in a positive way in 2006 i sat in a chair for 2 months could not sleep in any bed or couch
now i sleep on my bed on my side or stomach,, wowie,,, feeling good i know for a fact they removed all the scar tissue!! my pain management/anasteolagist was in surgery with me the whole i call him to fent!! they busted me a few times at the gift shop well iwas thirsty my doc freaked out and said my wife had fusion and coldnt walk for 4 day and look at you well i gotta do what i gotta do because these lazy---- wont walk me but ewhrn i came home and the swelling went down the pain n my legs kicked in i know i had an L-4 L_5 S-1 revision L-2 L_3 so i guesss i have o practice patience hard 4 me!! so far so good except for this freaken muscle pain above my knees i hope you all can give me good advice i hate this muscle pain thanks for listening needed to vent!!!