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what is the best pain medication for after a c section

this is my first c section i dont plan on breast feeding i cant handle pain all that well im scared it wont work needless to say i want to know all of my options so me and my dr can talk about them i also have really bad anxiety attacks so i need to prepare my self now

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Asked by amanda162 at 2:52 PM on Nov. 24, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • I did well with Extra Strength Tylenol. Good luck!

    Answer by kjrn79 at 2:53 PM on Nov. 24, 2010

  • Immediately after my c-section, I was put on a morphine drip, until I was released from the hospital. I was prescribed Vicodin 10/500 for pain at home, and it was refilled twice. That pain management plan worked for me, but you should ask the doctors what is best for you.

    Answer by NightPhoenix at 3:07 PM on Nov. 24, 2010

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