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Sleep Bruxism Summary

Description: A sleep disorder characterized by grinding and clenching of the teeth and forceful lateral or protrusive jaw movements. Sleep bruxism may be associated with TOOTH INJURIES; TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT DISORDERS; sleep disturbances; and other conditions.

Also Known As: Sleep Bruxism, Adult; Sleep Bruxism, Childhood; Sleep-Related Bruxism; Teeth Grinding Disorder, Nocturnal; Adult Sleep Bruxism Show All >>

Networked: 119 relevant articles (14 outcomes, 45 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Sleep Bruxism

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Botulinum Toxins (Botulinum Toxin) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 4 results : IBA
  2. gabapentin (Neurontin) : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results : FDA 37 Generic
  3. Hydroxyzine (Vistaril) : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 147 Generic
  4. tiagabine (Gabitril) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 1
  5. Amitriptyline (Elavil) : 3 studies in 3 results : FDA 198 Generic
  6. Propranolol (Inderal) : 2 studies in 3 results : FDA 158 Generic
  7. Clonidine (ST 155) : 2 studies in 3 results : FDA 55 Generic
  8. Bromocriptine (Parlodel) : 2 studies in 3 results : FDA 8 Generic
  9. Dopamine D2 Receptors (Dopamine D2 Receptor) : 2 studies in 2 results : IBA
  10. Serotonin (5 Hydroxytryptamine) : 2 studies in 2 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Sleep Bruxism

  1. Pain (Aches)
  2. Trismus (Lockjaw)
  3. Multiple Sclerosis
  4. Bruxism
  5. Temporomandibular Joint Disorders (Temporomandibular Joint Disorder)
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Key Therapies for Sleep Bruxism

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  1. Occlusal Splints : 5 outcomes 13 studies in 27 results
  2. Splints : 4 outcomes 8 studies in 21 results
  3. Psychology Biofeedback (Biofeedback) : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 8 results
  4. Mandibular Advancement : 5 studies in 6 results
  5. Bite Force (Occlusal Forces) : 3 studies in 8 results
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