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Migraine I njections

Get relief from chronic migraines with a specialized injection paradigm.

This service REQUIRES a consult prior to injections

BOTOX® is a prescription medicine that is injected to prevent headaches in adults with chronic migraine who have 15 or more days each month with headache lasting 4 or more hours each day in people 18 years or older.

It is not known whether BOTOX® is safe and effective to prevent headaches in patients with migraine who

have 14 or fewer headache days each month (episodic migraine).

BOTOX® is injected every 3 months, and the medication is typically covered by insurance.

Contraindications to botulinum toxin A include the following conditions:

  • Lou Gehrig’s Disease;

  • Disorder of the peripheral nerves that cause movement;

  • Myasthenia gravis;

  • Progressive muscle weakness with carcinoma;

  • Condition where one object appears as two or more objects;

  • Double vision;

  • Blurred vision;

  • Food poisoning;

  • Drooping of the upper eyelid;

  • Infection of lung from inhaling stomach contents;

  • Decreased lung function;

  • Voice disorder;

  • Hoarseness;

  • Difficulty speaking;

  • Trouble breathing;

  • Difficulty swallowing; and/or

  • Problems with bladder control.

Do not rub or massage the treated areas after the procedure, because it can cause migration to another area.

There is no downtime or recovery time for botulinum toxin A. You may resume normal activities immediately.

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