Ask a Neurologist and Get an Answer ASAP
Can you tell me more about the meningioma, such as where it was, and how you were after surgery?
How long have you had the face pain,and eye drooping ?
Do you have other medical problems such as diabetes?
I don't think that your pain is from scar tissue, but I am not exactly sure of the source. The tapering of the steroid prednisone may be a culprit, although your dose was modest.
It is probably safe to continue to treat your discomfort with Acetaminophen(Tylenol) or ibuprofen. If your pain does not respond, worsens or your eye drooping becomes worse, I would see your doctor ASAP. Be sure to mention these symptoms at your next visit, no matter what.
Thank you for the opportunity to assist you.To give me credit for my time and effort in assisting you , please press the ACCEPT button for this assist. After that, I will still be glad to answer additional questions until you are satisfied. A Positive Feedback and/or Bonus is welcomed and appreciated.
This answer is for information only. It cannot and should not be substituted for or the recommendation of your doctor