Location: Cincinnati, OH
Member since 9/23/2011


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Reviews & Stories

Botox for Chronic Migraine Not Worth It - Cincinnati, OH

I had botox done for chronic migranes by a neurologist so it was covered under my insurance. it has been about 4 days since the injections and so far totally not worth it. I'm in extreme pain in my neck (listed as a side effect on botox dot com) and still have migraines. maybe the neck pain will subside along with the migraines, or maybe they will both get worse as it seems to have for so... READ MORE

Questions from alhuff26

Neck Pain After Botox for Chronic Migraines

I had my first treatment of botox for chronic migraines just over 24 hours ago. I was given 145 - 150 units total over my forehead, several injections along my temples near my... READ MORE

Discussions started by alhuff26

botox side effects - neck pain?

When used medically two of the most common side effects of botox are headaches and neck pain. obviously we know a lot of us have experienced the botox headache but what about... READ MORE

Recent comments from alhuff26

Lynn, if possible, it might be worth looking into finding a migraine specialist who will respect your wishes. on the other hand, maybe he just forgot? ive been seeing my guy for going on three years and he still can't remember not to... READ COMMENT

So, I started this thread two years ago and cant believe how much its grown! and Im sorry for that :( I still get botox for my migraines, but I dont let my doc put the injections in my neck, back of head, or shoulders. we do ALL 200... READ COMMENT

Yes thats what I did - the doc never gives me my botox in my neck now and i never have any problems - i get all 200 units in my head and Im A OK! READ COMMENT

I had all the symptoms both of you talk about.....I know how terrible it is. I know laying down is the only thing that helps and how much it sucks. I also had to carry around an airplane pillow and that is what I would reccomend to... READ COMMENT

Well, I hate to tell you but the botox didnt help my headaches one bit and the neck pain lasted all three months that the botox was effective...but as soon as I regained use of my eyebrows my neck started to feel a ton better. I also... READ COMMENT