Severe headache, nausea, symptoms like being disturbed by excessive noise are among the symptoms of migraine. Migraine is a disorder that can be controlled with treatment. The number of attacks of migraine is more than 3-4 times a month, preventive treatment episodes may be necessary to start taking longer, although drug use. Chronic migraine headache is a very special case.
As a new treatment in chronic migraine patients, “botulinum toxin” called Botox treatment is applied. Botox is a natural protein produced by certain strains of bacteria. Before using specially prepared and proteins were extracted from the bacteria. Botox treatment of pain by blocking signals are thought to inhibit growth indirectly migraine. Botox treatment of migraine headaches has been proven to reduce the incidence of this condition and provide important benefits for patients. Botox application to children, pregnancy and women who are breastfeeding external, applicable to all patients with chronic migraine. In order to prevent migraine attacks; head, neck and shoulder muscles it will be performed multiple injections. Depending on the amount of disability in patients with headache, the function of vitality, significant improvements have been observed in the case of psychological and overall quality of life.
The muscles around the patient’s head, shoulder and neck portion, a small amount of Botox is injected. This treatment should be a repeat of 12 weeks. In patients complaining of headaches in the first pass treatment was seen that the improvement achieved with repeated treatments.