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Advice of Trigeminal Neuralgia
Acupuncture changed my life.
Implanting a neurostimulator.
Neurologist, Primary care & pain mgmt involvement
Microvascular decompression surgery
by Jacqueline McCreedy
Having online support
by Yerresha Kach
I was on high doses of Tegretol, Gabapentin and Tizanidine. They helped until they didn't and I had an MVD.
by Less Bradford
Finding a cure for Trigeminal Neuralgia
A great neurologist and Gp who trust me with managing my medication, increasing and decreasing as appropriate and who both listen to me and discuss instead of telling me that they are God.
by Cecelia Gallagher
Surgery despite the risks posed by my other health conditions
Lamotrogiene seemed to help a little with pain
by Hayley field
35 years of nursing helps me feel better. Kind of ironic isn't it a life of helping others get better, helps me now.
by Ric Rumsey AKA Patricia
by Andrea Gentry
Mvd operation 1 year after my TN started. No TN since. Only mild occipital neuralgia now
by sharon karpaty
by Lori Hershberger
Anti-inflammatory diet initially--seemed to reduce the frequency a flare ups a little
by Barb Steele
Cutting out caffeine
by Leslie Roberts
My kids help me...
Doing less stressful work
by Richa rai
handwarmers helt to my face in a soft mitt.
by Judy Scott
I am now TNnME New Zealand Regional Manager.
by Lagi Leau
A wonderful family.
by Linéa Marketos
Botox every three months
Lots of rest. if I feel tired or foggy go to bed and rest.
by Cheryl Davis
Began using cannabis therapy one year ago. Was in a bad place; not driving; heavily medicated. Now? Back driving. Off three prescription pain meds.Reduced main medication by more than 2/3rds... Cannabis gave me my life back!
by Lee S.
Eating a low saturated fat, no more than 10 gtrams per day helped to ease my TN pain
by Joyce Fromm
Cayenne pepper cream is my go to when my meds won't cut it.
by Joanne Jardine
Proper management of meds
by Sharon Bryant
Ametop and Emla anaesthetic cream
by Katy Miti
Nice fluffy heating pad.
by Rena Steer
by Cyndi-Marie Murphy
by Sunny U
My incredible acupuncturist
A good GP who diagnosed me immediately
by Genevieve Clarke
Botox and Nerve Blocks, massage, Tegretol, Sumatriptan
by Sarah B
Micro vascular Decompression for Trigeminal Neuralgia
Haven't found that thing yet drug wise, Duloxetine for now, let's see...
Online found support group for TN
by Cynthia Osuna
Found a great neurologist
by Kathy Childers
tramadol has made a difference in my quality of life
by alexis Gillard
Physical therapy, daily exercise
by Janel Price
horse are my therapist , my physio and lower my pain better than morphine. o do pain mangement too
by tasha turner
Having an MVD!
by Samantha Gaillard
during a large attack i take decadron, toradol, zophran, prednison and diloted