2 days ago I have just had a successful hysteroscopy as an out-patient to have my polyps removed. It went well with pains completely manageable. I know each woman is different and so my own experience may only be relevant to those women in a similar situation (I am 46; had one natural delivery; normal period with bleeding in between periods).
My experience (from the surgery started to when I stepped off the ‘chair bed’ lasted about 25 minutes. I had 2 paracetamol pills and an ibuprofen ‘bullet’ inserted to my backside about 1 hour before the surgery. I gave the pains (all period-like pain