Tic Douloureux (cont.)
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Tic Douloureux Treatment
The primary treatment of tic douloureux is medication to control the pain. Surgery may be necessary when drug therapy is not effective or side effects from the medications are not tolerable.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/12/2015
Julie Dixon, MD
Lisa Chan, MD, FACEP
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Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD
James Ungar, MD
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