In 2010, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the use of Botox, or onabotulinumtoxinA, for the treatment of chronic migraine, a serious medical condition that affects an estimated 3.2 million Americans. Dr. Raina Gupta, neurologist at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in Chicago, shares five things you should know about Botox treatment of migraine.
Chronic myofascial pain and chronic migraine pain's awesome MIRACLE!!! It's expensive, not all insurances will cover it (mine won't) BUT I have my life back. There are huge chunks of my life that used to be devoted to pain-non stop nerve pain for months at a time. Blinding, vomiting pain. Yes the procedure hurts like cuss word, the results are amazing. Who would have thought Botox would ever be an answered prayer?
Several times a year my medication stops working. To begin with, preventative medications give me terrible side effects. I tend to stay off them except Botox. I have been on and off Botox …
Central Kentucky Research is currently enrolling Migraine Sufferers in a Clinical Drug Study; The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of an investigational medication – lasmiditan – at 50 mg, 100 mg, and 200 mg compared to a placebo at 2 hours on migraine headache pain. For more information about thus study please follow this link ------> http://www.ckraresearch.com/migraine-headaches-2/