Dental Compounding – Therapy for Temporo-Mandibular Joint Disorder (TMJ)  Topical application of NSAIDs such as ketoprofen results in significantly higher tissue levels beneath the site of application than are achieved with oral administration. Additionally, side effects such as gastrointestinal irritation are avoided. Iontophoretic delivery of dexamethasone and lidocaine may be effective in improving mandibular function in patients with Temporo-manibular disorders who have concurrent temporo-mandibular joint capsulitis and disc displacement without reduction. Please stop by at Continue Reading