I too had a TKR and developed a PE, knee went great no pain meds since leaving the hospital, can walk anywhere with no pain, still swells a little bt but no bad but the PE was another matter, I have 2 one in each lung, the coumadin is a difficult medication keeps changing your blood, hoping to get a c-scan in April and they are gone so I can stop taking the coumadin, good luck hope you feel better but I really wouldn,t have anothe TKR if I were you.View Thread
Hi I had TKR 5 weeks ago, feeling great, no pain at all, haven't had any pain medication since I left the hospital, I can ride a stationary bike and walk pain free however, I did get a pulmonary embolisum while in the hospital so I'm dealing with that and coumadin which is a very difficult medication to get your blood thin, so I guess we all have some side effect, I will be on coumadin for at least 6 month, good luck to you I hope your pain starts to go away because to go through all of that surgery and still have pain is just a shame. Good luckView Thread
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