| THIS MESSAGE BOARD IS NO LONGER ACTIVE.
TO SEE OUR ACTIVE MESSAGE BOARDS, PLEASE GO HERE |
| | Re: What medicine do you take for the TMJ pain??
Re: What medicine do you take for the TMJ pain??
[ Back to Messages
Posted by Chris
on August 28, 2000 at 14:50:47:
In Reply to: Re: What medicine do you take for the TMJ pain?? posted by jann on August 28, 2000 at 09:54:14:
My dentist specifically told me that Tylenol won't work because it isn't an anti-inflammatory. I take Advil but it seems that only Advil Cold and Sinus works for me...but I don't have a sinus problem. Weird. I can tell when the Advil is kicking in because my scalp tingles. Weird again.
How much ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) do you guys take?
: It really is too bad that the ibuprophen bothers your stomach because it is a really good anti-inflamitory. You should talk to your doctor perhaps, about some of the newer anti-inflamitories on the market that are designed to lessen problems with the stomach. Perhaps your dentist isn't up on them enough to prescribe them, and they are prescription so you can't get them on your own. Tylenol will not do it, I know, I tried it when I couldn't take ibuprophen for a couple of weeks before some surgery.
All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:56 AM.
Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!