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Is there more than one class of medications to treat trigeminal nerve pain?

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Dr. Ron Jones
Family Medicine

In brief: Yes

Yes. The anti-convulsant tegretol and the class of "spinal cord" muscle relaxants are first and second line treatment.

In brief: Yes

Yes. The anti-convulsant tegretol and the class of "spinal cord" muscle relaxants are first and second line treatment.
Dr. Ron Jones
Dr. Ron Jones
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Dr. Thomas Karelis
Internal Medicine

In brief: Yes

Anticonvulsant medications such as tegretol are usually the drug of choice.
Muscle relaxer Baclofen is often used as second-line therapy.

In brief: Yes

Anticonvulsant medications such as tegretol are usually the drug of choice.
Muscle relaxer Baclofen is often used as second-line therapy.
Dr. Thomas Karelis
Dr. Thomas Karelis
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