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Doctor insights on: My Face Twitches Uncontrollably

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What can cause uncontrollable facial twitching?

What can cause uncontrollable facial twitching?

A couple possible: Facial myokymia and hemifacial spasms would be fairly recognizable causes. Tardive dyskinesia, and Tourette's might present this way. Have you seen a neurologist?? ...Read more

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I have recently developed strong almost uncontrollable facial twitching. I am a healthy person, don't drink or do drugs and exercise regularly.?

I have recently  developed strong almost uncontrollable facial  twitching. I  am a healthy person, don't drink or do drugs and exercise regularly.?

Seek medical attenti: Many questions need to be answered in order to diagnose the cause- is it on one side or both sides of your face, did it come on suddenly or gradually over time, any other neurologic symptoms or family history. Seek medical attention. ...Read more

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How can I stop tense face and facial twitching?

How can I stop tense face and facial twitching?

Diagnosis?: Facial twitching could be due to facial myokymia, hemi-facial spasms, facial tics in tourette's syndrome, focal motor seizures, hyperthyroidism, and possible medication reactions. Get answer as to etiology, and then treat. ...Read more

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The right side of my face twitches for about 30 sec. At a time and this has been going on for about 3 days on an off and it feels strange on that side?

The right side of my face twitches for about 30 sec. At a time and this has been going on for about 3 days on an off and it feels strange on that side?

Get examined: A couple possibilities include hemifacial spasm, and facial myokymia. Both could be secondary to problems at base of brain or brainstem, and best to see your doctor and probably a neurologist. ...Read more

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I had a root canal 6 months ago and still have pain and I am having uncontrollable facial twitching in the area. Any chance this can be treated?

I had a root canal 6 months ago and still have pain and I am having uncontrollable facial twitching in the area. Any chance this can be treated?

Call dentist first: Get back to the dentist/root canal specialist and be re-evaluated asap. A root canal tooth is not immune from reinfecting or possibly cracking/fracturing creating other concerns. ...Read more

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My son, 4yrs old i've recently noticed involuntary facial "twitching" and faces. Healthy, very advanced for his age. Should i be concernd?

My son, 4yrs old i've recently noticed involuntary facial "twitching" and faces. Healthy, very advanced for his age. Should i be concernd?

Tic Disorders evolve: Over time. His 2 motor tics, facial twitches & moues (faces) can occur alone or as part of a neurodevelopmental disorder (asperger stndrome, adhd, or tourette syndrome). Are his conversational skills & reciprocal social interactions as good as his ability to talk about his favorite topics? Is there a family history of ts, ocd/ anxiety disorders, adhd? The tics won't hurt him; do tell his doctor. ...Read more

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My face twitches continually in dif spotssometimes it's more noticeable or severe. I don't drink caffein. Last CT was negative. Now what?

My face twitches continually in dif spotssometimes it's more noticeable or severe.  I don't drink caffein. Last CT was negative. Now what?

Low magnesium: and fatigue are one combo of possibilities. Jigsaw magnesium is a good brand if needed. Also, please see neurologist to check for possible neurological conditions. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I'm 18. Ever since i was young I had these face twitches in my eyes, nose, and mouth. It comes and goes. Now it came back after 2 years. What's the cause of this and how do I get rid of it for good?

I'm 18. Ever since i was young I had these face twitches in my eyes, nose, and mouth. It comes and goes. Now it came back after 2 years. What's the cause of this and how do I get rid of it for good?

A neurologist: may give you the answer. There is an eye condition that can cause twitches and another condition called Tourette's Syndrome that can cause muscular movements and in some folks sounds. If doctors still don't have a clear diagnosis biofeedback from a licensed psychologist can help relax those tense muscles. Peace and good health. ...Read more