Shell, you have my empathy AND my sympathy. Yes, I had huge pain that lasted what seemed a long time, was there all the time, and increased during pulses, and is now gone. Read this when yours gets bad and know that the sun will shine one day.
2010 5 years 4 months Now on Amoxicillin, Doxy, Rifampin, Azith, and caffeine in addition to flagyl. 90% normal good days-50% normal bad days. That is a good thing.