Connie NY

Location: Long Island, NY
Member since 12/22/2012


  • 19 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 2 discussions

Reviews & Stories

Botox for Migraine Causing Continuing Side Effects - Patchogue, NY

I had Botox to get rid of migraines on Dec. 18, 2012. It Did not work. I got double migraines for the first two weeks. 36 hours after the treatments i got flu-like symptoms, chills, pain in hands, shoulders, neck. I developed an infection of "unknown origin" just this week, in my right lung. I now have higher blood pressure than I ever had, fatigue and still have pain. This has changed... READ MORE

Discussions started by Connie NY

Are my flu-like symptoms because of botox injections I had for migraines?

Had my injections for migraine so they were in my forehead and around my temples, behind my ears and in the back of my head and my neck.  36 hours later I was experiencing... READ MORE

Are my flu-like symptoms because of botox injections I had for migraines?

I was injected with Botox for migraine on the 18th of December, 2012 and have had flu-like symptoms starting 36 hours after the shots.  I get chills and aches around my... READ MORE

Recent comments from Connie NY

I got the Botox for migraines and it doubled the migraines. Now I get two a day. Seeing this doctor tomorrow and hope to get some answerskl but definitely no more botox. READ COMMENT

Thank you for asking. At this time I'm on an antibiotic and they've doubled my blood pressure medication. As far as any self help I can do, I don't know what to do. They said to try and take it easy and listen to my body signals. I wish... READ COMMENT

It's been almost seven weeks since my migraine Botox (seems like a whole lot longer) and amongst many other adverse side effects, my neck pain feels a bit better now. It was so bad that I kept wanting to sit or lay down so I could get... READ COMMENT

Yolanda, what happened with the Levaquin? I already had taken one and am afraid not to because I had other issues already with breast cancer, chemo, radiation and a MRSA infection (just on skin) last summer. My immune system has had... READ COMMENT

Wow. That is the first time anyone said anything about hands! Makes me feel better somehow. Went to my GP today and she just won't believe me about the Botox. She did have a chest x-ray taken and just called me back and says I have... READ COMMENT