Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

strained tongue muscle

A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Traumatic injury: is the most common cause of tongue pain. Use mouth rinses to relieve pain, avoid spicy food, tobacco and alcohol. Tongue soreness usually resolves wit ... Read More
Dr. Douglas Tavenner, jr.
49 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Peridex: Have your Dentist give you a prescription for Peridex (generic acceptable). Soak with this solution for 5-10 minutes a minimum of morning and evening ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience Wound care
Keep it simple: A sprain is when a ligament or tendon is injured by overstretching. There may be minimal or quite a bit of damage to it. Inflammation (redness, warmth ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amir Khan
Dr. Amir Khan answered
26 years experience Sports Medicine
Acutely Yes: Acutely icing an injured area reduces the inflammatory response/swelling to the area. There is no exact period that defines the acute phase but icing ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
Very painful: If can vary from mild to severe pain. If it is severe see your doctor. If it is acute you can ice it till you see the doctor.
A female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
OK?: Cold compresses to sore areas and if able to use safely, NSAID (like aleve (naproxen) or advil) can reduce the discomfort while it heals over next few ... Read More
5
5 thanks
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Patterson
42 years experience Family Medicine
Muscle Strain: It almost depends on what part of the body you are talking about. Check this brief article out- http://www.Wisegeek.Com/what-are-the-most-commonly-str ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Higgs
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
RICE: Rest, ice, compression and elevation are the mainstays of early treatment. After the acute phase gentle progressive stretching should be done several ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Doubtful.: I would not anticipate that would very much of a difference.
A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Check out these: Links. Hope u feel better soon! http://www.spine-health.com/blog/10-lesser-known-tips-easing-neck-pain. ... Read More
1
1 comment
1
1 thank
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Harvey
37 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Strained muscle: You may have strained chest muscle if it hurts to move your shoulders or even a cough can cause pain. Also tenderness to the touch.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month