There is minimal pain after surgery which can be managed by taking hydrocodone among other pain killers.
It is advisable to rest for a week after the surgery. Then you can get up and move without getting involved in exercises like running.
You should begin your vigorous routine activities after three weeks. It is advisable not to have penetrative sex up to about six to eight weeks.
The incision should be maintained dry and clean until it heals. A person should take lots of fluids after surgery to avoid constipation.
The vagina may feel tight at after surgery but it eventually becomes comfortable. It is important to do pelvic floor exercises after surgery using special devices so as to improve longevity of the procedure. Exercising the repaired muscles maintains long-term results.