Most women feel fine after the procedure and return to work the next day though some women need another day to fully recover. It’s important to follow our post-operative advice and be kind to yourself.
You may experience mild discomfort to crampy period-like pain after the procedure.
We recommend that you take routine pain killers like:
Please don’t take Nurofen if you are allergic or have asthma.
You may experience some blood-stained or watery discharge mixed with brown-black residue, which is expected after this procedure. The dark residue is related to the medicine used at the time of the procedure.
The discharge may last for up to 4 weeks but should be decreasing in quantity and without any unusual smell.
Please avoid the following for four weeks to prevent infection at the surgery site:
Please avoid strenuous exercise for four weeks to avoid the risk of bleeding after surgery:
We advise you to avoid air travel for the first two weeks after surgery.
Please contact our Rooms on 02 9134 5853 or your GP if you experience any of the following:
If the bleeding is heavy or you feel quite unwell, please present to your local Emergency Department without delay.
For any concerns out of hours, please ring Dr Vivek Arora directly on 0406 466 887.