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... Hi, Can TMJ affect the tongue and/or swallowing? If so, how? (9 replies)
... I have TMJ and just like you, my tongue sometimes goes into spasm, only on the back left side. My TMJ pain is caused by clenching at night and I am currently taking a mild sedative to help relax the masseter muscles as well as wearing a hard splint. ... (5 replies)
... My tongue will sometimes feel like it has pop rocks or buzzy feeling. ... (5 replies)

... mouth closed. Thats what i read in a book recently about tmj anyway. ... (9 replies)
... In my experience it seems to have left my tongue marginally less flexible and I'm having difficulty pronouncing some words ocasionally. This, in turn, creates an anxious cycle. ... (5 replies)
... Lately my bite has shifted again. My tongue now backs up right against the back of my front teeth. I can't help but nudge the tip of my tongue against my teeth, which causes my tongue to fissure and my taste buds to not work properly. It takes a few days for anything sweet to taste normal again. ... (5 replies)
... Put your teeth together, tongue just behind front teeth. ... (17 replies)
... There is a sticky at the top of this TMJ board on TMJD symptoms. You might find it interesting reading. I suspect you will find many of your symptoms on the list. ... (9 replies)
... Can this be brought on by tmj? (9 replies)
... I think there is a separate medical condition when people can't swallow properly - I forget what its called though - its probably worth asking your medical doctor about this though and get a follow up with a specialist. I have severe neck pain as a result of my TMJ and at times it can go right to the back of my throat and as a result it can be painful to swallow at times ... (9 replies)
... I have been struggling with tmj since i was 16, now 33. ... (9 replies)
... Thanks for the reply! I've been having difficulty swallowing liquids. My dentist mentioned that I had signs of TMJ (haven't had a mouthguard though). What happens when you swallow? (9 replies)
... I've was diagnosed with and went to a specialist for TMJ about 12 years ago. The bit guard initially helped, but my problem is that I grind and reposition my teeth often in the day. ... (5 replies)
... A changed bite usually goes hand in hand with TMJ. I also noticed that my bite was off and went to several orthodontists regarding bite correction. However, they all told me that, although my bite was off, the bite wasn't the problem, and was not the cause of my pain. In addition, they told me that if you take measures to change your bite, it will be a life long struggle.... (5 replies)
Tongue involvement
May 15, 2002
... I have been reading here and wondered if anyone has any tongue involvement. Burning..also pulling sensation of the tongue to the affected side at times. ... (5 replies)
... it took 6 weeks to get it diagnosed and I am still confused as to whether I have tmj or some other equally horrible condition. My internist thinks tmj is more like arthritis so he has not been much help in pointing me in the right direction. ... (4 replies)
... Gotcha, thanks for the tips. I'm there. :) Oh yes, absolutely. Whenever I read your description I was nodding so intensely I'm shocked I didn't get pain just from the back and forth. LOL. I could totally relate. Absolutely. It's so terrifying knowing that things you didn't think about doing before that came so naturally easy are now such a difficult task. And it... (4 replies)
... any actual sites in our posts though. If you click on Advanced Search on this site you can search on key words mentioned above as well limited your search to the TMJ forum. ... (4 replies)
... I am in no pain whatsoever. No headaches, and good sleep. Interesting question. Yes I believe I did have an open bite, which was mostly caused by a thing called tongue thrust. ... (6 replies)
... Thank you for replying. You know when a Doctor asks about numbness ( like with symptoms from herniated discs and such) I always grouped the tingling in with that...but this is numbness like a novacaine shot, so NOW I KNOW what numbness is, is yours numb like that and STAYS that way, mine does and has since what almost 2 weeks now...good gosh you have had yours for 5 weeks! My... (9 replies)


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