Not sleeping.... | HysterSisters
HysterSisters Hysterectomy Support and Information
Advertising Info HysterSisters Hysterectomy Support Tutorial

Go Back   Hysterectomy HysterSisters > Hysterectomy Support Posts > Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)


HysterSisters.com is a massive online community with over 475,000 members and over 5 million posts.

Our community is filled with women who have been through the Hysterectomy experience providing both advice and support from our active members and moderators.

HysterSisters.com is located at 111 Peter St, Toronto, Canada, M5V2H1 and is part of the VerticalScope network of websites.

With free registration, you can ask and answer questions in our HYSTERECTOMY forum community, get our FREE BOOKLET, access Hysterectomy Checkpoints and more.

You are not alone. The HysterSisters are here for you. Join us today!
join HysterSisters for hysterectomy resources and support
Reply

Not sleeping.... Not sleeping....

Thread Tools
  #1  
Unread 12-13-2006, 07:13 AM
Not sleeping....

Well, surgery is in two days and I'm in the mode of not sleeping well. Too many things to do running through my head....... I wake up at 1 am...then at 3 am....finally at 4:30 or so, I get up and start doing laundry or reading posts on this site! I guess I'll rest after the surgery! LOL

Thanks to all of you who post here. This site has been a tremendous help to me. Good luck to all of you who are also waiting to go to the castle!
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Unread 12-13-2006, 07:37 AM
Not sleeping....

Louise,

I had the same thing 3 nights before my surgery. I'd either have trouble falling asleep or I'd fall asleep without a problem and then wake up several times in the middle of the night thinking of something I forgot to do. I was exhausted by surgery day!

In retrospect, I probably should have called the doctor for a sleeping pill, but I managed to get through it.

Good luck with your surgery.
  #3  
Unread 12-13-2006, 12:00 PM
Not sleeping....

I fully intend to ask for a prescription for something to help me sleep at my pre op. I already know from experience, when I am stressed, I do not sleep well, and that makes me a nasty person to deal with
I do know that Ambien has an offer for 7 free pills if you want to try that. You can print off the offer (it's good through 1/26/07) and the doc writes you a prescription for the 7 pills. If he wants to give you something more, he will have to write another prescription for more. **I sleep like a log with ambien, but it does tend to have an amnesiac affect and I have done some pretty weird things while on it**
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #4  
Unread 12-13-2006, 04:49 PM
Not sleeping....

Hiya Louise,

Yep, been there, did that. I don't think I slept more than four hours at a stretch the entire week leading up to Castle Day. LOL! I slept plenty afterwards!

Lena
Reply

booklet
Our Free Booklet
What 350,000 Women Know About Hysterectomy: Information, helpful hints as you prepare and recover from hysterectomy.
Answers to your questions
Register




Thread Tools

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
From This Forum From Other Forums
3 Replies, Last Reply 09-29-2010, Started By amila
8 Replies, Last Reply 12-01-2007, Started By pattys59
15 Replies, Last Reply 01-06-2007, Started By zoe2007
8 Replies, Last Reply 10-29-2006, Started By hpreader
3 Replies, Last Reply 01-21-2006, Started By sabrini35
7 Replies, Last Reply 06-17-2004, Started By reveilleur
3 Replies, Last Reply 04-08-2003, Started By littlelee
4 Replies, Last Reply 12-07-2002, Started By sequoia4
1 Reply, Last Reply 11-25-2002, Started By taggrace
3 Replies, Last Reply 09-14-2002, Started By PrincessGeek
12 Replies, Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)
1 Reply, Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)
6 Replies, Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)
5 Replies, Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)
7 Replies, Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)
2 Replies, Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)
17 Replies, Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)
2 Replies, No Uterus - No Ovaries - Yes HRT - Surgical Menopause
17 Replies, Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)
1 Reply, No Uterus - No Ovaries - Yes HRT - Surgical Menopause



Advertisement

Hysterectomy News

February 26,2021

CURRENT NEWS

HysterSisters Takes On Partner To Manage Continued Growth And Longevity
I have news that is wonderful and exciting! This week’s migration wasn’t a typical migration - from one set ... News Archive

TODAY'S EVENTS

Calendar - Hysterectomies - Birthdays


Request Information


I am a HysterSister

HYSTERECTOMY STORIES

Featured Story - All Stories - Share Yours

FOLLOW US


Your Hysterectomy Date


CUSTOMIZE Your Browsing  


$vbulletin->featuredvideos is not an array!
Advertisement


Advertisement