Quoting !!Katie!!:" Yep!!! It's terrible!! And mine was like that for weeeeks afterwards. I cried when I ran out of the ... [snip!] ... I ran out of the numbing spray lol I know what you mean about the swelling , too! Mine was so bad I almost couldn't pee. "
Quoting xrawrr:" numbing spray?! lol i never got anything like that i just got a little spray kind of bottle and used ... [snip!] ... worse again. my stitches were supposed to dissolve but kept coming out so i think that might be why it got worse again lol xD"Yes! It was some little thin can, and it had foam inside that numbed your tears!
Quoting momma melissa85:" None ever told me that an episiotomy tear repair could be sewn wrong and stitches could come out or that ... [snip!] ... that you could not only tear up but sideways and diagonal and up. But my baby is worth everything roaster my body went through."I've heard about the balding thing...**knock on wood** I haven't had any hair loss yet (3 months pp now). My tearing was really bad, I had 3rd and 4th degree tears. My OB should have done an episiotomy but didn't.
Quoting RubyFox[bgfm]:" lol..the balding...I had no idea you lost your hair at 3 months...I remember sobbing in the shower thinking ... [snip!] ... how much my digestion was going to change....it seems obvious now, since they take everything out and put it back willy-nilly."DUDE, Right??? Pooping was AWFUL. Both times. *cry*
Quoting Bi$h ☠:" DUDE, Right??? Pooping was AWFUL. Both times. *cry* And the cramps were worse, especially because with #2 I nursed. P.S. I miss your smurfing face."
Quoting !!Katie!!:" Yes! It was some little thin can, and it had foam inside that numbed your tears! I used the saline water ... [snip!] ... on the inside (from pushing) and they can take a long time to heal. Ahhh, the stuff we go through to be Mommies "