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I am 2 weeks post op. I still take Tylenol once to twice a day. is this OK or am I being a sissy?

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Normal post-op soreness

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Hi.  If you are two weeks out after a full tummy tuck and muscle plication, it's not abnormal at all to still need some Tylenol or other mild pain reliever.  It's OK - you're not a sissy.

Good luck with the rest of your recovery.


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