Migraines are very common affecting 1 in 5 women and 1 in 15 men. They are typically ipsilateral moderate to severe headache felt as a throbbing pain associated with nausea, sickness and increased sensitivity to light. Many people find that they are unable to find a migraine treatment that works for them.
Botulinum toxin A injections is an approved prophylactic migraine treatment for chronic migraines (>15 headaches or >8 migraines per a month lasting 4 or more hours).
Its use to prevent the development of chronic migraines have been proven to be very successful when oral pain killers have failed. Treatments will last for 12 weeks. During your consultation, one of our doctors will review your full medical history advise you with an honest opinion if you would be suitable for this treatment.