It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Interstitial Cystitis (IC) Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 06-22-2011, 12:03 PM   #1
Junior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 20
time and again HB User
Unhappy Pain down below.

I have just been diagnosed with IC. I had a cystoscopy, and biopsy and was told that I had bladder inflamation. I was quite poorly after the cystoscopy as I started bleeding the day after, and was in hospital for 5 days. Anyway, what I wanted to ask was, does anyone else get a terrible pain down below. I dont get a pain in the bladder, but between the legs, its unbearable. Ive been given 0xybutynin patches, but will these cure this pain. I dont have it all the time, but mostly when I need the loo, which I do very frequently. I would appreciate any advice.

 
Old 06-23-2011, 11:18 AM   #2
Junior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Posts: 14
pianokeys HB User
Re: Pain down below.

time and again,

Is the pain in your perineum (the area between your vulva and anus)? From the info and readings my OB-GYN gave me on IC, I know pain there is pretty common for IC patients. I remember one pamphlet recommended filling a balloon with a small amount of cold water and placing it on the perineum for a while to ease the pain. Hopefully your medication will also kick in.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 06-23-2011, 02:02 PM   #3
Junior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 20
time and again HB User
Re: Pain down below.

Hi Pianokeys. Yes thats where the pain is, and its really terrible at times. Im glad to know that pain in this area is common. I will certainly try what you suggest. IC is a horrible thing, but it does help to know youre not alone. Thanks for replying. Take care.

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Going In Circles With My Urinary Tract Pain,Spasm littleginger73 Interstitial Cystitis (IC) 2 07-24-2011 10:42 AM
Pain and nausea? Running? cheerfull4u Interstitial Cystitis (IC) 1 03-03-2011 09:58 PM
Can a UTI cause interstitial cystitis? kris447 Interstitial Cystitis (IC) 82 12-15-2010 07:21 PM
Helpful Tips for IC aleet7 Interstitial Cystitis (IC) 0 11-10-2010 08:27 AM
my interstitial cystitis pain lilaq Interstitial Cystitis (IC) 2 06-03-2010 07:25 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:16 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!