Location: Utah
Member since 8/19/2012


  • 18 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 discussion
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

lost 4 months of my life after having botox for migraines - Ogden, UT

After suffering over 38 years with Chronic Migraines I decided to try Botox for Migraines. I had tried literally EVERYTHING there is for chronic pain. I have found the most compassionate doctor I have ever had (and I have lived all over the US). He suggested Botox after I had had 3 ablations over 3 years. The ablations are the only thing that had ever worked but only lasted up to 7 months... READ MORE

Questions from Happygma

Severe Reactions to Botox. Developed Extreme Weakness, Etc.?

I have suffered with chronic cluster/migraine headaches for over 38 yrs. I have neen followed by a Chronic Pain Doc. I have had ablations three times that have worked for 7 -... READ MORE

Lost 4 months of my life after having botox for migraine?

After having Botox for migraines I couldn't lift my arms, had a hard time swallowinmg, had an irregular heartbeat and blood in my kidneys. I was in the ER 3x. After being on a... READ MORE

Discussions started by Happygma

I lost 4 months of my life after having Botox for Migraines

After having  Botox for migraines, within a couple days I was unable to lift my arms or even barely move.  I was in the ER 3x and actually in the hospital for 4 days... READ MORE

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Well, it has been almost 2 years this month. I waited too long to bring this to court, 6 months ago I took this to several lawyers and they gave me the run around, not calling me back until it was too late. But, I have to say I will... READ COMMENT

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Ablations is where the doctor (guided by xray) guides needles into the oxcipital nerves and burns them. Afterwards my neck is extremely sore for a long time, but seriously I did not have a headache for 7 months at a time. The nerves... READ COMMENT