Botox for Migraines

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Botox is FDA-approved for treating migraine headaches. Chronic migraines are those that regularly occur more than 14 days per month. Botox will not cure migraines, but may offer relief from pain.
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I have been receiving Limelight Laser treatments for uneven pigment and redness including veins on my nose and chin. The results are great! I still have wrinkles getting worse by the month it seems, so I will be getting a mild first treatment of Botox in my forehead, crows feet, and possibly... READ MORE

After 40 years of dealing with migraines thru different methods, and was finally worn out from drugs masking effects and putting me in a continual fog, went to see Dr. Khorsandi on cost of Botox, he introduced us to migraine decompression surgery. His experience had shown that there is no reason... READ MORE

I tried botox as a last result for chronic migraines. The day after the botox treatment I had a migraine for 2 days all day long, along with a stiff neck. The stiff neck continued for three days with no relief except for taking a muscle relaxant at night but then I would wake up still with a... READ MORE

I start Botox injections tomorrow morning. I am 49 years old, and have had migraines since I was 20 years old. I feel as if I've tried everything possible to alleviate these monsters. I get them 3 - 4 days per week. It is rare that a migraine lasts for just a few hours or even half a day. ... READ MORE

I had a great experience, lots of shots, wasn't very painful, but I disliked the sound of the needles puncturing the skin, but otherwise it went very quickly and I was fine after and went about my day normally. I am so happy, I am doing great, i've had a few Migraines but they were not as bad... READ MORE

I've suffered with chronic migraines for the past 35 years, and I've taken all of the following medicines: Divalproex ER 250MG, Oxycodone 5MG, Abilify, Topamax, Cafergot, Prozac, Depakote, Atenolol, Sumatriptan, Migranal Spray, and so many others that I can't even remember the names of them... READ MORE

This was the second time I received the botox TX for migraines. The first time was in 2009 when it wasn't approved yet. It was a better experience and seemed to help somewhat. I got a few less migraines and the majority of the botox was in my face and traps along my back. I decided to try... READ MORE

I was given approx 100 units of Botox for treatment of chronic migraines. I was not warned in advance about any potential long term side effects. Within 24 hours I had the worst headache of my life. I thought I was literally going to die. The headache decreased a small amount daily but in crept... READ MORE

Severe migraines... Have been taking Sumavel DosePro injections along with other pain medications at night for migraine prevention. I had a spinal tap and myalagram in 2008. After this test the attending physician did not elevate my head as I requested before the test. I also asked the surgical... READ MORE

I have been getting Botox to manage migraine for about 2 years. Because the main ophthalmology surgeon is usually extremely busy twice I have seen the doctor that he taught. I had same injections April 21 and inmediately I felt a little different around my eyes. Due to migrair I get vertigo... READ MORE

Absolutely horrible. I had botox twice before and it didn't do anything. Went to a different doctor and he gave me one a half times more than I had previously had. Caused excruciating pain still 4 weeks later. Can't move my neck and am working with toxicologist and doctors throughout USA to... READ MORE

I got shortness of breath and heart fluttering and palpitations 3 weeks after the,treatment for migraines. Also these side,effects : flu like feeling sweating chills nausea muscle pain extreme fatigue blurry vision couldn't walk straight dizzy . It took the migraine away for one month but... READ MORE

I have been a migraine sufferer for roughly 30 years. I was diagnosed with a tumor on my cervical spine (C1/C2), close to my brain. After removal of the cancerous tumor and radiation treatments, I eventually was suffering 15-20 migraines a month 5 1/2 years later. I have tried the "typical"... READ MORE

Migraine, All the years you have showed up uninvited into my life and when you are with me I start to experience light flashing in my peripheral vision, burning sensation worse to the point I couldn't really see, hear. Half my face feels numb. The worst pain that you can even imagine not even... READ MORE

Age 47 and blessed with a youthful appearance, pass for early 30's, look amazing on the outside and hurt with intense pain on the inside. For those who don't have migraines they have no idea of the intensity, I believe if we allowed it we could easily pass out it's that bad. I suffer from... READ MORE

I received Botox for Migraines almost 2 weeks ago. On the afternoon of day 2 I started experiencing pain in the base of my skull and back of neck. The neck pain continued to get worse and the pain in my skull turned into tons of pressure with a feeling of lightheadedness. I was so miserable... READ MORE

I have been getting botox for the last year from Dr. Birlea for migraines and neck/shoulder pain. I was having almost daily headaches, had to quit my job, was taking a slew of narcotics and preventative medications to try and treat neck/shoulder pain/spasms and headaches. I was diagnosed with... READ MORE

I have suffered from migraines for most of my adult life. Within the last year they have gotten much worse and much more frequent. I have tried many preventive methods but nothing seems to work without side effects that I can tolerate. I take CoQ10, magnesium and B2 as daily supplements to... READ MORE

Of coarse, I loved my Botox injections. I could go months without migraines, this was great and addictive. I've had the same Cosmetic Surgeon giving me Botox for 9yrs every 6mos. Mostly good results. Every now and then we'd miss a spot even though she targets the same spots every time.... READ MORE

Weekly migraines motivated me to try Botox. It was a very painful procedure, I did not read many others on how painful the actual shots were??? Now 10 days later my shoulder, neck & back pain subsided. I did have short lasting migraines this past week. I am Not sure I can handle the shots again... READ MORE

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