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Is it normal to have pain the day after a thumb laceration w/ 5 stitches?

Yes. Remember, the area will be swollen and tender for several days after the injury. Also, be on the look out for possible infection - if the repair becomes "hot & red" as well as painful - seek medical attention.
Yes. Look for signs of infection /redness fever. Also make sure doc ruled out nerve and tendon injury. Call your doc.