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Throbbing nerve above left eye on forehead 2days. Eye area, cheek numb/ tingling. Taking Currently Tegretol for TN?

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In brief: Approach

Since you have trigeminal neuralgia, and are on Tegretal which is the classic drug for this condition, you are probably well controlled, but contact your doctor about the newer symptoms just to be safe, and consider checking drug level to make sure it is therapy range.

In brief: Approach

Since you have trigeminal neuralgia, and are on Tegretal which is the classic drug for this condition, you are probably well controlled, but contact your doctor about the newer symptoms just to be safe, and consider checking drug level to make sure it is therapy range.
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