It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

TMJ Disorder -TemporoMandibular Joint Message Board

Eliminate Caffeine and eliminate TMJ

Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 08-02-2002, 12:23 AM   #1
Join Date: Aug 2002
Posts: 8
Ragamuffin HB User
Eliminate Caffeine and eliminate TMJ

Temporomandibular disorders may be caused by an allergic reaction (The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and
Therapy.)An allergic reaction to a methylxanthine drug, theophylline, caffeine, or any of the others, can induce TMJ, sleep apnea, and bruxism. Suggest eliminating all caffeine products, chocolate, tea, cola., etc. Muscles should start relaxing on their own within 2-6 months.
Hope this has helped someone. God bless. <p>[This message has been edited by moderator1 (edited 08-06-2002).]

Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 08-04-2002, 06:30 AM   #2
Senior Veteran
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: australia
Posts: 616
mel333 HB User
Re: Eliminate Caffeine and eliminate TMJ

Hi Ragamuffin,
This is really interesting. I drink alot of caffeine and diet coke. I have bad migranes and tmj problems from excessive grinding. My mouthguard made me sick at night so I stopped using it but now my jaw is always sore. I will look at eliminating all caffeine and I think this solution makes logical sense. Thanks.


Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Cardiovascular effects of caffeine flowergirl2day High & Low Blood Pressure 5 05-11-2009 05:48 AM
Caffeine Intake cassandrasmommy Pregnancy 10 12-15-2008 05:49 AM
Caffeine & B/P meds famnd High & Low Blood Pressure 12 09-04-2007 05:17 PM
confused... can anybody plzzz explain.. insulin, cinnamon and caffeine justanothagirl Weight Loss 17 12-13-2005 06:50 AM
Caffeine Addiction and OCD kikaida01 Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) 2 01-24-2005 01:59 PM
caffeine elevates blood pressure? mgraylorn High & Low Blood Pressure 9 12-18-2004 05:03 AM
Caffeine, anxiety, depression......Help!!!! kendallbella09 Inner Ear Disorders 19 09-09-2004 10:53 AM
Caffeine toxicity...? Lithiate Alternative Medicine 0 08-17-2003 08:01 PM
Question about Caffeine and Diet Coke Carmen_F Pregnancy 11 01-26-2003 07:38 PM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:49 PM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
© 1998-2018 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!