Wednesday, August 17, 2016
Botox for headaches in children, teen and adults? 82% returned in year-2!
Common questions for me include response rate to botox and how much might it help?
A very useful article about the use of botox for migraine.
Response rate was 82% in year-one!
In responders, consumption of medication reduced by 53%, er visits reduced 61%.
Adverse events were uncommon (14%) and transient
Cephalalgia. 2015 Sep;35(10):864-8. doi: 10.1177/0333102414561873. Epub 2014 Nov 27.
© International Headache Society 2014.
Chronic migraine; onabotulinumtoxinA