< Migraine Headaches

Botulinum toxin injections—better known as Botox®–is proven to significantly reduce headache days for adults over age 18 who experience chronic migraines lasting four hours or more at least 15 days per month.

The only FDA-approved, preventive treatment injected by a doctor every 12 weeks to treat migraines, Botox® is also effective in treating chronic back pain, myofascial pain syndrome, cervical dystonia, overactive or painful muscles, and other painful disorders. Botox® was developed in the 1950s by an ophthalmologist, and has been safely used to treat patients for more than 50 years. Pain relief may last up to six months.