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Oh my...TN pain. Of all the things to have, I didn't want rmy gp to diagnose
This. Where does it come from? They can't tell you. When will it go? 3 months the gp says. Now I could say thank goodness for medication. I have
Been given tregetol 100mg x3 times daily, increasing to 200mg. I took 100mg twice through the day and drank my tea through a straw and was confident tregetol had the pain under control. I even sipped the tea on the pain side just to prove it. I was in bed with my toes curling wondering what had
I immediately Increased the dose to 200mg and went to bed.
So far I am day 4 on tegretol at 200mg x 3 daily. My world is fuzzy and my brain is slower. I'm waiting for an mri scan as I have woken twice now with loss of sight in left eye. Only lasts a few minutes. . Has anyone else had this symptom? I'm 52 this year. I work in primary school. I need hope that I will get back there. Having next week off to get used to the drug and pain. I'm also having accupuncture. It's Friday night and instead of a few glasses of vino to look forward to, I have 200mg of medication that makes my tongue numb. Thanks for reading x
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