BOTOX® FOR MIGRAINES
Suffering from chronic migraines? More than 2 million BOTOX® treatments have been given to over 500,000 people with chronic migraines since 2010. Let us help you determine if BOTOX® is the right option for you.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
BOTOX® is injected into targeted areas to reduce strained muscles and relieve irritated nerves.
Yes, BOTOX® for chronic migraine headaches is cover by most private insurance plans. Please contact your plan administrator to determine eligibility.
We will complete a thorough review of your heath history, perform a physical examination, and discuss your treatment goals. Using an ultra-fine needle, we make a series of quick injections, which typically feel like a small pinch.
Results are typically evident within 1 to 2 weeks.
Results will vary from person to person, however, results typically last 4 months.
BOTOX® is not recommendedfor use in pregnant or lactating women, as well as anyone who has had an allergic reaction to the drug or any of its active ingredients. Please inform us of any neurological or immunological diseases as this will assist us with determining if BOTOX® is right for you.
BOTOX® complications often arise from inappropriate injections and medication dosing, therefore it is paramount to have a medical practitioner that has extensive knowledge in musculoskeletal physiology and anatomy, pharmacology and hands-on experience to minimize the risk and ensure safety.
Possible adverse reactions may include, but are not limited to the following signs and symptoms:
- Pain/bruising at the injection site
- Skin rash/allergic reaction
- Local muscle weakness
Each individual has different needs. BOTOX® treatment is calculated on a “per unit” bases. This means we will determine the precise amount of medication needed to attain agreed upon results.