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  1. 1st Appointment
    ... use and do they work well for the earache???? i have ibuprofen tablets of 200 mg .. any good you think? i keep clinging...

  2. hurts so bad!!!!
    ... heat compresses on my jaws before bed, and to take ibuprofen with every meal....don't chew gum anymore, soft diet ... almost 2 weeks....I can't get rid of it. Not with ibuprofen , I've tried over the counter migraine meds, etc.....

  3. Does anyone else have body pain?
    ... will be with me. I have tried aleve, advil, and Ibuprofen and really see no difference in my pain when taking...
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  4. Advice please - first appointment
    ... apart from wearing a guard at night, and just to take Ibuprofen !! So I told him that I was already taking a load ... of Ibuprofen but they aren’t working, but by then he was already ... well, nothing stronger was mentioned when I said that Ibuprofen doesn’t work for me. I also combine Ibuprofen ...

  5. hey temera
    ... life. Take whatever counter medications you can like ibuprofen and try to take time to relax if you can. Give those...

  6. Misplaced Midline and TMJ
    ... The conventional methods are not working very well ( Ibuprofen , warm heat, soft foods) and I'm starting to freak...

  7. Ibuprofen? Does it help?
    ... knowledge can answer you better than I, but I tried ibuprofen for ages and it didn't do a lot. I've taken way beyond ... each of us is different. If you truly have TMJ, then ibuprofen will only mask a bigger issue. It won't realign your...
    ... knowledge can answer you better than I, but I tried ibuprofen for ages and it didn't do a lot. I've taken way beyond ... each of us is different. If you truly have TMJ, then ibuprofen will only mask a bigger issue. It won't realign your ... My doctor, who is an ENT specialist, recommends Ibuprofen not simply as a palliative - as you say, 'a mask'...
    ... I never found Ibuprofen ever helped. However, I had headaches before TMJ so ... in morning at work they'll last a lot longer than Ibuprofen and not so hard on the stomach....
    ... Ibuprofen will work as an anti inflammatory but it will not ... probably look for other treatment. When I was prescribed ibuprofen I was told to take 600mg 3 times a day for a week ... anti-inflammatory benefits, then stop. The issue with ibuprofen is that long term use often leads to problems with...
    ... put myself on a course of the OTC anti-inflammatory Ibuprofen which he toild me was conventiuonally used in cases ... all of them more powerful anti-inflammatories than Ibuprofen (which, however, is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory ... like to ask; have any TMJ sufferers been treated with Ibuprofen and found it to work? Cheers, Alex Bonkers ... - I never had any luck with my tmj by taking Ibuprofen . The best thing for me was the custom splint my specialist...

  8. TMJ with wedding on September 6... I need quick relief!
    ... relaxing and anti-inflammatory drugs. Over the counter ibuprofen may be useful for short-term use. Or ask your doctor ... intestinal toxicity. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents ( Ibuprofen , Naprosyn, Tylenol, Alleve) even aspirin are very...
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  9. severe headaches with dizziness
    ... Would Have To Wear Splint And Take The Meds. I Took Ibuprofen Most Of The Time And Then I Started With Pancreatitis...
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  10. Introduction (New Member)
    ... until a true solution can be found. all we have now is ibuprofen and vicodin which he seems to have built up a tolerance...
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  11. Severe tooth pain
    ... away with a prescription of amoxil 500mg x3 a day and ibuprofen 20 tabs(so generous.....lol) So my question is...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Amoxil

  12. tmj joint replacemennt
    ... taking flexeril , demerol and sometimes morphine plus ibuprofen for the pain...
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  13. What should I do?
    ... every few. Since no pain prostho didn't recommend ibuprofen or anything, or compresses. I asked. He said no. I...
    ... the story so far. Any thoughts about the advil/or ibuprofen for 10 days, the hot compresses for about 15 min ...
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  14. I have tmjd and it is worse than it was 2 months ago! help!
    ... flare up, and I could treat it with ice, heat, with ibuprofen and it would go away. I never officially had it looked...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril

  15. Undiagnosed / tmj?
    ... eyes) and said basically stop worrying and gave me Ibuprofen for the pain. The pain seems to be worse when im lying...
    ... ice helps better but paracetamol doesnt work at all, ibuprofen works a little and heat doesnt help at all. Thanks...
    ... causing the clicking and not my headaches. He suggested ibuprofen and then heat or ice on the affected area, but to ... So far it is the only thing that has worked for me ( ibuprofen , paracetamol, amytriptyline, heat and ice do not work...
    ... The pain is so bad sometimes which really scares me. Ibuprofen works a tiny tiny bit but may as well do nothing at...
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  16. tmj pain and meditation,hypnosis?
    ... 15 years now. I usually just end up taking lots of ibuprofen and tylenol, and when it gets really bad, something...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol

  17. Does anyone take narcotic pain medicine for their TMJ?
    ... have been on antibiotics for almost two weeks now and Ibuprofen 800mg every 6 hours. They have also given me (at ... dentist is going to make me a night guard and said the Ibuprofen was the way to go but it does not help the pain. ...
    ... because a tolerance is built up); I have also taken Ibuprofen (prescription strength) which actually did help, but ... ofcourse there is possible damage that much ibuprofen can cause on body. I have been off of the flexeril...
    ... have been on antibiotics for almost two weeks now and Ibuprofen 800mg every 6 hours. They have also given me (at ... dentist is going to make me a night guard and said the Ibuprofen was the way to go but it does not help the pain. ...
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  18. Spaced out feeling?
    ... might have an ulcer if you used any NSAID drugs like Ibuprofen daily for an extended period of time. You can avoid...

  19. Unsure if it is, mild by comparison...
    ... just my joint, on the right side. I'm popping 2-3 ibuprofen every 6 hours (days 1 and 2 it was every 3 hours,...
    ... relaxing and anti-inflammatory drugs. Over the counter ibuprofen may be useful for short-term use. Or ask your doctor ... intestinal toxicity. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents ( Ibuprofen , Naprosyn, Tylenol, Alleve) even aspirin are very...
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  20. New to the board with new TMJ problem
    ... I'm wearing my splint at night and taking a lot of ibuprofen . I have a couple of questions now that I've given ... with pregnancy? I'm going to have to stop even the Ibuprofen at that point so I'm getting quite worried! Anyone...

  21. How Long to Take Ibuprofen for TMJ?
    ... Hi, I was advised by my dentist to take 600mg of Ibuprofen 3 or 4 times a day for a maximum of 5 days when I ... do not take them for long periods of time non stop. Ibuprofen is a non-steroidal anti inflammatory drug and is known...
    ... I would be very wary of taking ibuprofen at high doses for more than a few days. I am paying...

  22. 6 Month Treatment=no Results!!
    ... homeopathic remedies for pain such as moist heat, ibuprofen , traumeel cream, etc. I am not getting any relief...

  23. Will this ever go?
    ... not too expensive. Sometimes I will take 600mg of ibuprofen 3 times a day for a few days on the recommendation...
    ... swelling - not sure what is available OTC there but ibuprofen and naproxen work well - here you can get them at...
    ... swelling - not sure what is available OTC there but ibuprofen and naproxen work well - here you can get them at...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Naproxen

  24. Jaw Disorder Discussion
    ... with them at the moment). I've taken Tylenol and Ibuprofen for it, not sure which would be best and since I have...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol

  25. tmj ?
    ... has gone back to normal. You could try taking OTC ibuprofen sold in drug stores, supermarkets, etc, usually near...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin

  26. Does it sound like TMJ and am I doing the right thing with the treatment?
    ... relaxing and anti-inflammatory drugs. Over the counter ibuprofen may be useful for short-term use. Or ask your doctor ... intestinal toxicity. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents ( Ibuprofen , Naprosyn, Tylenol, Alleve) even aspirin are very...
    ... source but I think it is also listed on the aleve or ibuprofen bottle not to mix with other drugs. Aleve is basically...
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  27. Please Help Lots of Pain
    ... neck when you sleep which helps with the posture. Ibuprofen : this works as an anti inflammatory as well Stretching...

  28. Tmj?
    ... only temporary, and seem to go away when I take an ibuprofen or tylenol - they are not constant like the original...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol

  29. Please help; Seven years and no answers...
    ... when I again was painfree for 4-5 months (not even an ibuprofen needed!). Since her departure, I have asked her replacemen...
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  30. New to TMJ please any advice will help?
    ... In the meantime, for some relief keep taking the ibuprofen and the muscle relaxant. Moist heat can help tremendously...

  31. Need Advice...feel like I'm going crazy!
    ... through the vessels easier so I can't take Advil or Ibuprofen because of the reaction to the Verapamil. It worked...
    ... relaxing and anti-inflammatory drugs. Over the counter ibuprofen may be useful for short-term use. Or ask your doctor ... intestinal toxicity. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents ( Ibuprofen , Naprosyn, Tylenol, Alleve) even aspirin are very...
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  32. what medications for tmj?
    ... diazepam, and all sorts of pain meds--ranging from ibuprofen and tylenol taken together (hurt my stomach) to hydrocodone ... human guinea pig any longer...... I've got it down to ibuprofen , soma (at night), and clonazepam and that's it. I ... physicians would rather have you take vast quantities of ibuprofen and tylenol (liver damage?) instead of a low dose ... up. I'd like to see studies on the efficacy of the ibuprofen /tylenol vs. 1-2 hydrocodone a day as they pertain...
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  33. Neck pain...
    ... wheat bag which I heat in the microwave and that plus ibuprofen seems to take the edge off it. I also got a neck pillow...

  34. Newbie, VERY Scared!
    ... more likely to respond to heavy doses of aspirin or ibuprofen . You might want to try limiting your caffine intake...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin

  35. do i have tmjd?
    ... a heating pad and an OTC anti-inflammatory such as Ibuprofen will help. If it continues or its occurrence increases...

  36. Really not convinced I have TMJ, could use some reassurance either way.
    ... seem to improve for a couple of hours when I take ibuprofen , but come right back. rubbery lump on muscle where...

  37. just diagnosed with tmj
    ... right ear. i am taking quite a lot of paracetamol and ibuprofen i would like to try something different. I live in...

  38. Update on Splint Therapy
    ... shoulder pain. I would still have to take flexaril or ibuprofen for occasional break-through pain, but I felt 100...

  39. Diagnosed with TMJ today
    ... causing my speech inpediment. So I am just taking ibuprofen for the pain right now. I can't really afford to...

  40. Ouch... pain has moved to my ear
    ... is awful... it is like I have a constant earache. Ibuprofen takes the edge off, but not completely. Has anybody...

  41. Will The Pain Ever Go Away???
    ... radiates down through my ear. I have been living on Ibuprofen 3 to 4 times a day, 800mg a dose. So, that's 3200mg ... day if I take it 4 times a day. If I don't take the Ibuprofen as soon as the pain starts to come on, I am in a tremendous...

  42. Gary Wiele or Duane Keller?
    ... doc just says this will go away in time, and take ibuprofen . While the thought of changing my bite scares me...

  43. Ear/Jaw pain during sleep advice needed
    ... have back and neck aches. I have tried Tylenol and ibuprofen but Tylenol is no good and the amount of ibuprofen...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol

  44. Are the pills hurting me?
    ... and the jaw clicking came back. I've been taking Ibuprofen almost everyday for the migranes. Is that bad for...
    ... I've been taking 1200mg ibuprofen almost every day for the past 3 years. Prior to this...

  45. At last! Headache relief!
    ... worked a 12 hour shift today and took only one 800mg Ibuprofen midday for minor jaw pain. No migraines. The Topomax...

  46. Doesn't the pain make you feel like going crazy?
    ... keep the migraines at bay and I still have to take Ibuprofen , Sudafed and an Imitrex to get through a work shift...
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  47. Body Pain
    ... did have gum surgery a few months ago, and was given Ibuprofen (sp) 600's, and one of those took all pain away. ...

  48. New Here with TMJ and ?
    ... helps you. Also, take an anti-inflammatory such as ibuprofen to combat inflammation in the joints. I hope this...
    ... pain levels under control, eat soft food, use heat, ibuprofen , etc, and GET SOME HELP from a qualified specialist...

  49. Success with NTI-Tss
    ... combat inflammation. At the very least, take some ibuprofen . Ibuprofen is good for fighting inflammation...or...
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  50. TMJ disorder? Help
    ... said it is my TMJ for sure, and he told me to take ibuprofen or Motrin for the pain. I told him that the day before ... I had taken 6 ibuprofen and they did not help at all with the pain. Before ... he gave me... so now I'm left with a sore jaw that ibuprofen , Motrin, and Aleve don't help. My jaw is especially...
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  51. Worried about a dentist apointment
    ... sometimes taking a muscle relaxant and a couple of ibuprofen an hour or two before the visit helps too. I tried...

  52. TMJ sufferer would like some insight please!
    ... work and onto the pain..ive tried medication..T3, Ibuprofen , Extra strength advil, Benedol..none of it seems to...

  53. Tmj is arthritis?
    ... informed the dr. I am now up to taking around 7200 mg of ibuprofen a day & 6-8 aleve. Using heat & cold alternating...
    ... IS there anything to take for the pain aside from ibuprofen or aleve?? I mean has anyone else been given anything...
    ... seen arthritis pain. None are left treated with only ibuprofen or aleve, they were all given something with a pain...
    ... other thing I have to say is that is way too much ibuprofen and it will not help any more after the first 2400mgs...
    ... narcotic anti-inflammatories out there besides aleve & ibuprofen , either of those jerks I saw could have given me...
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  54. TMJ treatment
    ... If you're a mild case..some muscle relaxants and ibuprofen might work..however, if you're like most of us......

  55. possible crepitus, headaches, etc
    ... of treatments that they do for this (ie. heat, ice, ibuprofen , ben gay, etc)? i am currently seeing a dentist ...

  56. What painkillers are you all on and do they work?
    ... Zydol i think, 150 mgs twice or 3 times a day and Ibuprofen 400 mgs 2 or 3 times a day. I also take 10mgs of diazapam...
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  57. uk sufferers
    ... been told that i can take 3 if i need it, also i take ibuprofen 400mgs 2 or 3 times a day. Ive been told that the...
    ... take 3 a day if it gets to bad) and also valium and Ibuprofen 4oo gms to top up.Im seeing the specialist in Birmingham...
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  58. For veteran sufferers...
    ... be simple and just go away with after you take an ibuprofen and watch your diet. Chances are if you have pain...
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  59. Need of a good Dr. in Erie, PA area
    ... off the aleve because I was still taking 800mg of Ibuprofen for headachs which she told me was to hard on my stomach...
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  60. So Much Pain!!!!!!
    ... cry, it hurts sooo bad. I'm on muscle relaxers and ibuprofen , I've also been icing my jaw and avoiding chewing...
    ... prescription for Vocoprofen. It is hydrocodne mixed with Ibuprofen . I take it along with more ibuprofen so that each ... dose of Ibuprofen amounts to 800mg of ibu. My dentist and doctor approved...

  61. What treatments are available for TMJ?
    ... muscles relaxers and am taking about eight to ten Ibuprofen a day, and it's still not even touching the pain....
    ... Vicoprofen for me and it helps alot. It is Hydrocodone and Ibuprofen mix (400 mg of Ibu.) I was also told I could take ... up to 400 mg of Ibuprofen with each Vicoprofen dose. This means I'm getting ... 800mg of Ibuprofen along with the Hydrocodone every 4 hours. I couldn...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocodone Vicoprofen

  62. feeling in throat
    ... actually made myself have gerd because i took that many ibuprofen lol so i was also on meds for that as welldoes your...

  63. Swollen glands under chin??
    ... that feel like you have swollen glands. Take some Ibuprofen and try to stop thinking about it. You are fine....

  64. Help!!!
    ... flare-ups, I take Flexaril for the muscles, and 800 mg Ibuprofen for joint pain. I also ground through 4 of my splints...

  65. Hey MSU Guy - are you still out there?
    ... ache for a week - even on heavy duty prescription ibuprofen . It seems like I just get used to braces re-adjustments...

  66. Please help me....
    ... What do you all think? The pain drives me insane. Ibuprofen does help a little. Does this sound like TMJ??? ...
    ... was diagnosed TMJ. I now wear a splint at nite, take ibuprofen and am destressing my life. My TMJ isnt quite as bad...

  67. New 2 TMJ....Bad pain...what can I do?
    ... more stress. As for the pain, I take prescription Ibuprofen and within 30 mins of taking it, I do not feel any ... more pain. You can also take otc ibuprofen but have to take a little bit more than usual at first...

  68. Help Help going nuts
    ... of the ear pain? I find myself taking WAY too much ibuprofen , which is the only thing that helps at all, and that...

  69. Ear Pain!!
    ... with bad acid reflux and im sure its because of the ibuprofen so i now also have a sore throat sore face i feel...

  70. Anyone taking Baclofen please come in...
    ... don't take anything else for it besides 800 mg of Ibuprofen 3- 4 times a day. thanks amanda :)...
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  71. PLEASE Help!
    ... acted up badly until last 6 months. I've been taking Ibuprofen & Acetametaphen as often as I'm allowed BUT now I...

  72. throat pain with tmj?
    ... found no meds yet to combat this. I'm taking as much Ibuprofen and Acetametaphen as I can but w/o much relief. Oh...

  73. tmj pain
    ... Hi all the doctor gave me ibuprofen 200mg took 2 bedfore i went to bed last night and...

  74. surgery fossa implant
    ... hydro/325apap I also have Vicoprofen, but that has ibuprofen as it's base with the hydro and it makes me a little...
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  75. Onto Phase 2
    ... braces do their job. I've had to take quite a bit of ibuprofen , use Anbesol and warm salt water for the canker sores...