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... I am now sometimes experiencing a wierd taste in the right side of my mouth. My dentist prescribed valium to help relieve my stress, which did help. I felt my jaw did not tense up as much. However, he does not want to keep prescribing it. ... (2 replies)
... It might just be the normal pressure of staying in the upright position that makes things worse. On the other hand there might be a muscle in your face that you tense up that might be affecting things. I was taught back in acting school how to relax the muscles in my face really good and lately I practice it almost daily. ... (12 replies)
... I would at least try sleep so that the face is not into the pillow too much and pressure on the jaw from either side from the weight of the head or from front to back. ... (4 replies)

... It was NOTHING like the shots that I've had in my knees and hip. Those hurt, but I know that they'll be over soon. I tense a bit with those, but my Rheumatologist uses a cold, numbing spray on the area before the injections, which helps a lot. ... (6 replies)
... Started complaining of intermitent swelling feeling within cheeks, or muscles around cheeks, about four years ago to my doctor. The swelling was not very visible although was causing ulcers around the wisdom teeth, cheek biting and general discomfort. ... (2 replies)
... After the swelling and everything went down, 4 days later I started noticing the clicking in my jaw. There wasn't any stiffness or limited mobility but it was just kinda annoying. ... (5 replies)
... I know for myself, I have been suffering from tinnitus and jaw spasms for almost two months now. But the jaw spasms have gone down with gentle self massage and soft food diet, and they are just slight tremors. ... (4 replies)
... I've started having a 'heaviness' and 'tightness' in my left cheek area occasionally jaw joint in the past couple of weeks. Occasionally the feelings happen on the right side now too. ... (6 replies)
... I can feel it when I turn my head. When it first started, it was horrible, especially because the pain was in my left ear too. I also get clicking in my left jaw but there is no pain, just the click. Left side of my throat clicks too if I put my head down and swallow. That one really scared me. ... (5 replies)
... it might help the fluid. Whew... bad bad bad idea. I woke up in so much pain I could hardly stand it. Actually.. within about 10 minutes of taking the pill my jaw started aching. The pain the next day wasn't just in my jaw tho .. my sinus cavities were swollen too and ached like I've never ached there before. ... (12 replies)
I am Sorry...
Sep 19, 2003
... are very inflamed but the cause is not in the ear but the jaw joint which is pressing on the middle ear. In short, he said I have TMJ. ... (11 replies)
MelanieB
Mar 6, 2002
... I was glad to hear that you are back with us! We really value your opinions! I am sorry though that your jaw still hurts......Did they give you a mild muscle relaxer to help the tense muscles? ... (3 replies)
... I have Pseudo Heart Attacks, pain in the left side of my jaw, left side of my neck, front of my neck, back of my neck, choking or swelling feeling, ear rining, ear clogging, nasal drip, muscle strain, back and shoulder pain, and mutiple other things due to this. ... (14 replies)
... became tense and uncomfortable. I think of the constant muscle strain as being similar to tensing my entire body ALL DAY LONG, and trying to live that way. ... (38 replies)
... Can you reach the swelling from the outside of your cheek? ... (11 replies)


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