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Since how long are you having this problem?
Is there also flushing on the left cheek associated wit this burning feeling?
Do you have any other medical problems?
Are you on any medications for anything?
Please let me know.
About 2 weeks , there is no flushing, im on statins and osteoporosis tablets once a week no other problems im aware of
do you have any other medical problems like diabetes etc?
Ive recently had blood taken and no problems were showing
You are burning in the distribution of the trigeminal nerve
This is called as trigeminal dysesthesia
It usually does not have any identifiable cause
A few things to exclude metabolically (which has already probably been done but you can check) are diabetes, thyroid dysfunction, and B12 deficiency. One might speculate that this type of symptom can also be induced by a viral irritation of this nerve branch, which typically would not be curable but hopefully would improve on its own with time.
Also, I would recommend if you have not had an MRI of the Brain with attention to the trigeminal nerve pathway (with and without contrast) that this be done, to exclude a tumor in the pathway as this nerve exits the brainstem.
If these are done and there is no easily reversible cause, then the next option would be pain management. If you didn't tolerate gabapentin (or neurontin), other options exist which might include nortriptyline (Pamelor is brand name), pregabalin (Lyrica), or duloxetine (Cymbalta) to name a couple options.
All of the above can be discussed with your treating doctor.
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