Great news for patients with headaches and chronic migraines.

In a follow-up study on the efficacy of neuromodulators to prevent headaches and chronic migraines BOTOX should be considered Level A in headache prevention and Level B improvement health-related qualify of life in chronic migraines.

 

 

The FDA has approved BOTOX for the following:

Indicated for prophylactic treatment of headaches in adults with chronic migraine, a distinct and severe neurological disorder characterized by patients with migraine history who suffer from headaches on 15 or more days/month. Headaches typically last four hours/day or longer.

 

The amount used for treatment is up to 155 u dose injection every 12 weeks depending on the patients clinical syndrome and metabolism of the drug. Other studies have shown lower dosages to be effective in just a singular area localized in the area only where the headaches occur. For example, injections the occipital muscles only for occipital migraines.

 

Medical BOTOX is available at our medical clinic at Grace.  Call to book an appointment today 806.744.7223 extension 1511 or email us healthyskinclinic@yahoo.com.