:confused: hAD PTTD May 22, I have been reading the other inform. It has been helpful. What is the pulling throbbing pain in leg. I am still taking Vicodin, started taking Alieve also yesterday. Trying Ice behind knee. I am in bed unless just have get up, I have leg on pillow. I expected to go to work 2 wks after surgery dont see how. Usually after surgery I am down 2-3 days, I havent felt like getting up. I am 51, Its hard to use crutches and walker. Any advice. Any more recovery tips?