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had colonoscopies since i was 30 years old at City hospital Nottingham due to family history,im 43 this year and the last 3 have been so painful!! had one today 11am home by 1pm and i was promised no pain,on 5mg of midazolam and 50 of pathidine only half way rounf crying in pain like the last two,guttered that yet again they have not got all the way round for my piece of mind, City hospital is behind therefore i went to Woodthorpe hospital Nottingham, lovely stafff explained on the phone my concern she said to tell the consultant before consent and i did expecting more sadation should i wake in agony,i desperate for a clear round i have two small children i want piece of mind, well no!! half way round given nothing extra for the pain and have been left in tears and a note saying i have a low pain threshold!! err No i have given birth to a child i think my pain threshold is fine! in the report i was given nothing for the pain mid treatment no option but to say Stop!! what do they expect???as i say ive had loads of these done and never felt anything like it why now? cut back on the drugs? he said "i have anxiety " yes i do (after two failed attemps and you promised me no pain!) why would i continue to take awful medince strave myself for them to do nothing when im in pain???
i have two small children and i need to know im clear of risk!! what do i do now? guttered upset and at a loss feeling like its my fault this procedure is not working out!! anybody got any advice??
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