My child suffers from Trigeminal Neuralgia

 He also started having teeth and jaw pain, he describes as someone drilling in your teeth without Novocain. He was diagnosed with TN and the gamut of medication began. He has been on every drug available at different times to try and control his pain, but given his age, opiates were not prescribed. He was so drugged by the medications he could barely put one foot in front of the other. His speech was slurred, often tongue tied, and he was very sluggish. Because of his condition he was unable to attend school and had no other option but to be placed on a school homebound program where his teachers came to our home 4 days a week for his core subjects. Even then, he often wasn’t able to meet with them.
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