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What are the main symptoms of tongue spasm?

Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Family Practitioner

Tongue spasm symptoms are easy to recognize. This condition's main symptom is that people experience tongue movements that occur in all directions. People with tongue spasm may also have difficulty speaking and swallowing. People with tongue spasm may experience increased symptoms of tongue spasm when they are stressed or while they are speaking. The symptoms of tongue spasm decrease when people are relaxed or sleeping.

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