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



Trigeminal Neuralgia Message Board

Alternative Treatment for TN


Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 12-07-2013, 01:06 PM   #1
TexasNannie
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Posts: 1
TexasNannie HB User
Alternative Treatment for TN

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Hi everyone.I was diagnosed with Type 1 TN July of 12. The attacks are both the lightning bolts and also like I have a mouth full of stinging hornets. The attacks last hours at a time and I cannot smile, swallow or eat/drink anything until they subside and then I use extreme caution as they will trigger again.

Has anyone has good results with either acupressure or acupuncture for their TN? Write back soon please. Thanks.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 12-07-2013, 02:17 PM   #2
Titchou
Facilitator
(female)
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Birmingham, AL
Posts: 19,590
Titchou HB UserTitchou HB UserTitchou HB UserTitchou HB UserTitchou HB UserTitchou HB UserTitchou HB UserTitchou HB UserTitchou HB UserTitchou HB UserTitchou HB User
Re: Alternative Treatment for TN

My sister had the decompression surgery and it worked very well for her. You might check with the facial pain assoc to see if they have any approved doctors in your area.

 
Closed Thread




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 10:56 AM.





2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!