... Maybe see a Ears Nose and Throat doctor? If your GP hasn't been able to help. It could be you are still fighting an infection.
As the other poster commented, these symptoms except for tightness of the jaw aren't typically associated with TMJ.
Hope you feel better soon. (2 replies)
... biotics, a ten day course. My symptoms got a little better but then came back. Since that time my tongue has been really swollen, feels like it's too big for my mouth. Also feels strained, like it s pulled or something like that. ... (2 replies)
... They cost about 10.00 for I think sixty or 100 . I finished the bottle and so put it out in the recycle. They taste good and help when I am out . I have not bought more yet. (4 replies)
... I did not even knew dry mouth tables even exist, I will be looking into that. Any good? ... (4 replies)
... Thanks for your reply . I am getting an MRI in March so hopefully they will find out if there is nerve damage. My mouth is dry all day so if it was just in the morning I would not mind.Glad to know you are getting relief from the splint as this gives me some hope. ... (4 replies)
... Maybe the swallowed tongue could be due to nerve damage? ... (4 replies)
... Just wondering if anyone on here has experienced a swollen tongue and dry mouth and finds it hard to talk sometimes. I was told to go off all meds and have so for two weeks but no difference. ... (4 replies)
... ld happen, and the area behind my back molars on the left is very irritated feeling now. It felt fine before I sucked on the candy. Really am wondering if I have dry mouth due to salivary gland blockage which is causing my orange coated tongue. I really can't pursue this with my doc. ... (6 replies)
... you may want to be checked for diabetes or an infection of the salivary glands. It could be though that you are unconsciously keeping your mouth open more than normal in an attempt to stay relaxed even though you are going through a stressful period. ... (6 replies)
... My tongue feels swollen for the last few days. There are indentations from my teeth in the front and sides. Also, for 3 weeks I've had an on and off orangish coating on my tongue. ... (6 replies)
... Tell me about itÖ. My tongue wanted to push it out also I just ignore it, donít let it win. I just could not fall asleep with the splint in my mouth to begin with so I had a pint of beer or a glass of wine to knock me out, which worked (24 replies)
... ess should not expect miracles. I hate wearing this thing though. I have a top and bottom one which has had a spacer as well to keep my teeth apart a bit but my tongue wants to constantly push on this thing. Feels like it is getting in my way. My tongue gets swollen and my mouth is dry most of the time. ... (24 replies)
... I found a website that also mention a symptom of TMJD that I havent read about before. The website mentioned that Sjogren's Syndrome is also a symptom that some people suffer from. I thought that this is probably true because I have most of the symptoms of this syndrome.
One-sided swollen parotid salivary gland
Both parotid salivary glands... (8 replies)
... I also felt that my tongue was swollen, which may be because of "dry mouth", a common side effect with many medications of this type. ... (24 replies)
... ill there, I had tightness in my throat as if something was cutting off my air supply AND my jaw was "shaky" and in pain. It also felt like I couldn't control my tongue at certain times. ... (11 replies)
... of course it could be something different and unrelated, I don't know. But I definitely remember a sore dry throat and swollen glands as my very first symtptoms, even before the muscle pain. ... (1 replies)