What is Trigeminal nerve block?

Category: Procedures

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Generic name: Nerve Block

A Trigeminal nerve block is is used predominantly in the diagnosis and treatment of trigeminal neuralgia, which may be the cause of shock-like electrical pain in the face.

Side effects

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Side effects as an overall problem
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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Trigeminal nerve block

Side effect Patients
Pain 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently having Trigeminal nerve block

Dosage Patients
every 8 weeks 1
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