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... inflammatories have a purpose. I've just had surgery and have been on both. I don't believe in taking medication unless I have no other choice. The muscle relaxants were wonderful right after the surgery to prevent the muscles around the joint from clenching up on me. ... (2 replies)
... D dentist, but remember there are a few schools of thought and don't believe everything you hear from your primary dentist. Find a TMJ specialist. ... (18 replies)
... muscle relaxants a chance yet. One Dr. actually gave me a drug called Soma but I didn't find it helpful and I was freaked out by reading the possible side effects. ... (7 replies)

Muscle relaxants?
Nov 15, 2004
... Do muscle relaxants seem to help the jaw muscles relax? ... (0 replies)
... I know the Botox sounds a bit freaky, I just figured it would be a good option for you to consider if your masseters are really bad and the muscle relaxants are either affecting you too much or not helping the pain enough. ... (7 replies)
... Here's my story. In Feb 2010 my jaw locked up and my muscles spasmed. I had an mri and i was diagnosed with a anteriorally displaced disc in the right tmj joint. ... (6 replies)
... I had a previous post where I take Ambien everyother day and have a headache the days I do not take the Ambien. I told my TMJ dentist about this and it really seemed like he did not want to "step on the toes" of my primary doctor who prescribes my Ambien. ... (2 replies)
... When it gets bad, there's lots of spasms with crazy pulling and tugging and that's when I have to take my muscle relaxants. It also spreads to the back of the ear, below the skull. ... (21 replies)
... I have TMJ and clench. I also have mild to moderate sleep apnea. ... (1 replies)
... Active release technique is a technique used by physios and chiropractors not just on the TMJ joint but on other parts of the body as well, I think the theory is that it is supposed to help release adhesions that can keep muscles from moving properly. ... (12 replies)
... In April 2011 I developed a severe unilateral muscle spasm around my right TMJ after a dental filling placed in my lower right wisdom tooth. ... (2 replies)
... Hi I've been diagnosed with tmj capsulitis. I've had chronic tmj for the past 5 years. ... (2 replies)
... You might try picking up muscle relaxants. ... (1 replies)
... With each passing day and week, I started becoming more and more scared that this really was TMJ. I knew what a TMJ diagnosis meant, which is really what scared me the most. Eventually I ditched maxillofacial surgeon number one and got a second opinion. ... (1 replies)
... I think you need to understand what is the cause of your TMJ problems. For me I i have displaced discs and a bony growth on my right condyle of TMJ joint and so I can't open, and when I try I end up straining my neck muscles to compensate. ... (21 replies)
... Your post sounds like I could have written it when my tmj started more than 2 yrs ago. ... (6 replies)
... Jordo, my TMJ specialist started me out with gentle jaw exercises. You can find many online videos for TMJ exercises to help stretch the tired and upset jaw muscles. That may help you. A dentist or a doctor should be able to prescribe muscle relaxers. ... (20 replies)
Tmj nightmare
Oct 4, 2013
... gabepentin is one commonly prescribed for TMJ pain. Ask your doctor who is treating you. Are you on any muscle relaxants? ... (17 replies)
... You can scroll down to the bolded parts if you want to skip over my drawn out TMJ history. ... (7 replies)
... bite shifted to an open bite, teeth do not come together when I bite down on my 'bad jaw' side or infront. This is a permanent change due to my TMJD. I do take muscle relaxants at night to help with spasms and pain as well as Advil. ... (1 replies)


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