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... Its not much time for any dentist to be honest - but you may still have to see one once your past the wedding and honeymoon though. The following was posted previously by a member here which I saved since it seems to cover all advice I have seen or heard over the past few years. Also you could try and see a chiro before your big day - I preferr NUCCA or ICAK but as long... (2 replies)
Could this Be TMJ?
Nov 16, 2007
... and prescirbed me naprosyn 500 mg 2 times a day. That test showed nothing wrong but my blood work showed that my SED rate was elevated at 42. The naprosyn helps a bit but not too much and he told me to keep a journal of what I do everyday and to list when the pain starts, hoping to find a trigger. ... (8 replies)
... I found this from a previous post from Missy - thought it might help you. Simple Self Care Management Techniques are: Eating soft foods like baby food, soups, milkshakes, eggs. This is to relieve the load on the TM joint to cause less muscle activity. Severe cases may need a liquid Avoid hard foods like French bread or bagels. Avoid chewy foods like steak or candy.... (10 replies)

... But I figured if it was inflammation the Naprosyn would work, well, it made me feel a little better. Do you find that when you are busy doing something your TMJ feels better? ... (3 replies)
... ad down into my chest for six and six also. They said the soft latex night mouth guard isn't helping anything and that I should stop wearing it. They prescribed Naprosyn 375 mg and Medrol. ... (7 replies)
... It sure does sound like TMJ. My dentist said she thinks I have TMJ, so I'm in the process of getting an appointment with a TMJ specialist. ... (3 replies)
... He said it sounded like a TMJ attack and that he would see me on Monday, but to call him again if it gets worse. I'm a little freaked out. ... (2 replies)
Ear pain w/ TMJ?
Oct 20, 2004
... Well, I'm still working on that. I think everyone here is. 375mg of Naprosyn keeps me patched up for now. This is the best place I've found for support and learning more about this TMJ that's trying to run my life. ... (3 replies)
... It is good to hear that you have had a positive experience with your doctor. So many have not. Hopefully, the Medrol and the Naprosyn will help you with your pain. ... (7 replies)
Sep 20, 2009
... This is from a previous post that I thought might deserve being posted again for those new to tmj. Simple Self Care Management Techniques are: Eating soft foods like baby food, soups, milkshakes, eggs. This is to relieve the load on the TM joint to cause less muscle activity. Severe cases may need a liquid Avoid hard foods like French bread or bagels. Avoid chewy... (5 replies)
... flareups that do not require treatment as the body resolves the problem on its own however if it does progress to becoming chronic do not let it go untreated as tmj can progress to include facial changes, permanent damage to teeth, bones and joints, jaw deviation, imbalanced bite, etc. ... (2 replies)
... The alcohol probably helps to relax the muscles in your head that you are tightening up. Believe me, I know what you are talking about. I have all of your symptoms too and I can't help but think alot of them are due to stress. I mean, there are probably actual medical things going on too (maybe hormone imbalance, inner ear problems, sinus/allergy, etc.) but the tension and... (8 replies)
... allergy problems so its good that you are going to see a tmj sepcialist too. ... (2 replies)
... Hi Nicole & Welcome! No, what your doctor did was NOT enough. You need to see a QUALIFIED TMJ dentist/specialist. Some of the tests that can be done to form a proper/correct diagnosis of TMJ are: Tomograms, Panoramic X-rays, MRI, Joint Vibration Analysis, CT Scan. As for what may help with the pain (I took Naprosyn at one point when my doctor DIDN'T know what was wrong... (5 replies)
... to download the Help for tmj program, just alot of exercises, and take mag. I might request my money back. ... (82 replies)
... I get the neck, ear, cheek, and temporal spasms. I am on Naprosyn for the neck, and of course seeing a TMJ specialist and just praying my symptoms subside. I was having continous buzzing in the ears but that has lessened a little. ... (8 replies)
... I understand what your mean. I've had a flare up for 2 1/2 months. They did x-ray and he said my joint and that looked good. I even had a cervacle spine x-ray which just mim. arthritc changes. I went to PT for a month which helped my neck. I'm now on naprosyn. I have an appointment with another dentist in 2 weeks just to get a 2nd opinion. I'm not much of a drinker, but boy I... (2 replies)
... As for the Aleve, I've never tried that but I've heard others say that it helps some. When things get bad, my doctor gave me 875mg. tabs of Naprosyn to take. Taking those really kills your stomach. It doesn't matter if I take them with food, they still upset it. ... (3 replies)
... Hi, I've had the replacements, the good and the bad, along with many other surgeries (good and bad). I have had the current joint in for 5 1/2 years and have just recently started experiencing new pain that is making me fear this joint is failing. I will be on the phone first thing Monday morning to get started on looking into it. I am scared, but hoping maybe I just need... (11 replies)

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