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Posted 6 days ago by • 1 answer
Has anyone found out to lessen the bloat? I.ve had TN for 16 yrs. The pills also bring on weight gain. Its very depressing. Can anyone out there relate to this?
Posted 23 Jan 2017 by • 0 answers
My Dr. recently prescribed Gralise for my Trigeminal Neuralgia. I'm trying to find the REAL reason why the Gralise instructions say to take with the evening meal. Is it because they believe that is your biggest meal of the day? What if you keep an odd schedule and your biggest meal is at ...
Posted 21 Nov 2016 by • 2 answers
I have suffered for more than 10 yrs from chronic pain due to occipital neuralgia, severe muscle pain, migraines, trigeminal neuralgia, I have osteopenia in lower back, also have herniated and bulging disks in lower back and upper cervical spine. Have degenerative disk disease for more than 30 yrs. ...
Posted 19 Nov 2016 by • 1 answer
I am so anxious, bitchy and nervous that I can hardly stand myself. I used to take gabapentin, but it stopped working, lyrica made me retain tons of fluid and they took me off it. I can't go without it or the pain comes back, but I can't keep living and feeling like this.
Posted 6 Oct 2016 by • 3 answers
... but am not getting much relief plus I seem to have a lot of symptoms not associated with this illness like chest pain and tinnitus. Has anyone experienced these aswell?
Posted 12 Oct 2016 by • 1 answer
... right ear but numbness, throbbing, aching in my jaw, cheek, ear and temple. I am on gabapentin 1200mg and it is helping slowly but the excruciating headaches is my concern. I am on my second round of medrol dose packs with no relief. Had a cat scan and MRI is ordered. Anyone with any insight?
Posted 26 Sep 2016 by • 4 answers
Posted 24 Oct 2016 by • 1 answer
Posted 26 Sep 2016 by • 2 answers
I was diagnosed with trigeminal neuralgia in November, 2011, and have taken various medications to alleviate the pain (never more than one drug at a time). First it was Lyrica (modest success, but seemed to be have reduced effect after taking for about a year), then gabapentin (did not help), and ...
Posted 29 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
I have only been on 100mg of Tegretol for 3 days and although it has taken the TN pain away completely, changed my moods to Mrs. Happy, removed my headaches completely, but I cannot sleep at all. I have been up for two and a half days now. This cannot be good. There has to be a better solution.
Posted 27 Aug 2016 by • 1 answer
My husband has Trigeminal Neuralgia on his lower lip. When it flares the pain is around his lower left lip and radiates on the left side of his face. The pain is very intense! Poor guy... I feel so sorry for anyone who suffers with this pain. I've had Shingles (twice) this year on the back of ...
Posted 10 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
... appointment with a neurologist if a ct result in er showed trigeminal neuralgia diagnosis?
Posted 16 Aug 2016 by • 2 answers
Posted 26 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
... mouth/teeth/trigeminal nerve - had previously tried aciclovir but didn't like it. Are there many severe side effects experienced by people online here? any advice would be brilliant
Posted 17 Aug 2016 by • 2 answers
I have trigeminal neuralgia on both sides of my face and saw the post on gallixa. Has anyone used this with success? I realize everyone is different but I am out of options. Meds do not work and after two brain surgeries no further surgeries can be done.