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Facial Neuralgia (Sphenopalatine Neuralgia) Summary

Description: Neuralgic syndromes and other conditions which feature chronic or recurrent FACIAL PAIN as the primary manifestation of disease. Disorders of the trigeminal and facial nerves are frequently associated with these conditions.

Also Known As: Sphenopalatine Neuralgia; Craniofacial Pain Syndromes; Myofacial Pain Syndromes; Craniofacial Pain Syndrome; Facial Neuralgias Show All >>

Networked: 47 relevant articles (3 outcomes, 2 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Facial Neuralgia

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Type A Botulinum Toxins (Botulinum A Toxin) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 2
  2. Lidocaine (Xylocaine) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 168 Generic
  3. Dexamethasone (Maxidex) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 77 Generic
  4. Dapsone : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 3
  5. N-Methylaspartate (NMDA) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  6. Glycerol (Glycerine) : 3 results : FDA 6 Generic
  7. Carbamazepine (Tegretol) : 3 results : FDA 24 Generic
  8. Eagle syndrome : 2 results : IBA
  9. Thalamic syndrome : 2 results : IBA
  10. Vitamin B 12 (Cyanocobalamin) : 1 result : FDA 47 Generic
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Diseases Related to Facial Neuralgia

  1. Trigeminal Neuralgia (Tic Douloureux)
  2. Neuralgia (Stump Neuralgia)
  3. Facial Pain (Myofacial Pain)
  4. Pain (Aches)
  5. Temporomandibular Joint Disorders (Temporomandibular Joint Disorder)
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Key Therapies for Facial Neuralgia

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  1. Transcutaneous Electric Nerve Stimulation (TENS) : 1 study in 1 result
  2. Psychology Biofeedback (Biofeedback) : 1 study in 1 result
  3. Electrocoagulation (Electrocautery) : 4 results
  4. Decompression : 3 results
  5. Curettage : 3 results
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