Originally Posted by 18Down
Of course the nurse would tel you to take pain meds. Sheesh. Treat the problem, the inflammation that causes pain. Don't mask the symptoms with meds, you will do more harm. Rice.
Easy killer, the recommendation was not to treat pain, but the inflammation with a Non Steriodal Anti Inflammatory Drug (NSAID) ie- Motrin. This was the specific reason I encouraged continued use, regardless of pain.