Thread: Pinching pain?
08-13-2010, 07:18 AM #1
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I have been in a flare for the past couple of weeks and I think it is getting better (yesterday was a good day), but today I noticed a pinching pain. I don't have a bladder infection.
I did take my vistiril and Tramadol today and it helps a lot.
What is the pinching? Is it the bladder muscles spasaming?
Just curious. What helps for the pinching pain? I know the Rx version of Pyridium 200mg really helps a lot with pain too.
08-13-2010, 02:43 PM #2
For me pinching pain was usually spasms of my bladder or urethra, ouch!Hugs,
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08-14-2010, 06:10 PM #3
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08-15-2010, 02:00 AM #4
It sounds like bladder spasms. They can be described in many different ways.Have you checked the ICN Shop?
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08-15-2010, 08:32 AM #5
I can relate to the pinching and sometimes it feels as if I am being peirced inside. Deep inside, like I can't get to it if I tried. I think they are spasms as well. For me, B&O suppositories help with that most of the time. I usually get so flustered from the pain it takes me a while to calm down and remember to use them but when I do the pain usually subsides at least for a while.
08-15-2010, 10:49 AM #6
My Urethra used to pinch a lot...not so much anymore.The Elmiron and Imipramine have helped me a lot.
08-15-2010, 04:44 PM #7
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