Botox for Migraine Chennai, Migraine Treatment India, Non-Surgical Tamil Nadu

Chennai Plastic Surgery is now offering virtual consultations and follow ups.

For the safety of our patients and staff, we are temporarily encouraging virtual appointments whenever possible for Plastic Surgery Patients. We are scheduling follow-up appointments and also accepting new patients at this time.

Contact us today to schedule your virtual appointment!

Botox for Migraine India

Treating migraine non- surgically falls under two categories.

  1. Acute therapy
  2. Preventative therapy

Does every victim of migraine needs treatment is a very common question. Most of the migraine are satisfied with their general practitioners. But a few are not. We are here to guide when migraine is not under control with pills. Medications for migraine though extremely effective, does not solely treat severe and refractory headaches. BOTOX plays a vital role here. Botox known for its cosmetic reasons is unknown to many as a therapeutic remedy for migraine.

BOTOX falls under the preventative therapy for chronic attacks and a comparative study proves its safety, efficacy and tolerability over the other preventative measures. There are more significant advantages OF BOTOX over the alternative preventative therapies with beta blockers, anti- convulsants and anti- depressants.

C0NSIDERATIONS WHILE EVALUATING THE TREATMENT PLANS:

Prevention plays an important role in treating chronic migraine. This involves educating the patient about their condition and counsel them to change their diet and life style modification.

Treatment plan begins with a thorough history like:

  1. Is he or she using more acute medications than the recommended dose.
  2. Is he or she responding properly for acute medications.
  3. Is he or she meeting the treatment goals.
  4. Has he or she properly followed the treatment regimen?
  5. If he or she developed any complications for their previous treatment.

RECOMMENDED DOSE/NUMBER OF SITES:

PROVEN DOSAGE: 155 Units
PROVEN SCHEDULE: 2 sessions, 12 weeks apart, with further re-treatment every 12 weeks
PROVEN SITES: 31 sites across 7 specific head and neck muscle areas

  1. Forehead
  2. Temples
  3. Nape and sides of neck
  4. Upper shoulders
  5. Back of the head

ADVERSE REACTIONS:

The most frequently reported adverse reactions after BOTOX injection are neck pain ,headache, drooping of the eyelids, muscular weakness , musculoskeletal stiffness, bronchitis, pain and swelling in the injected area. Severe worsening of migraine requiring hospitalization occurred in approximately 1% of BOTOX treated patients usually within the first week after treatment.

BOTOX IS NOT AN OPTION FOR:

  1. Pregnancy
  2. Lactation
  3. Children below 18 years
  4. Uncontrolled diabetes and hypertension
  5. Neuromuscular disorders
  6. Neuropathy
  7. Hypersensitive reactions for previous BOTOX.

 
QR code

Schedule a Consultation Today

For more information on our procedures or if you are interested in scheduling an appointment please reach us here, or contact Dr. Ram directly by clicking on the QR code below. Dr. Ram can let you know if you are a good candidate for the procedure, and can recommend any additional treatments that can help you reach your beauty goals.

Chetpet
New no 12, old no 10 , Mc Nichols road, 4th lane, Chetpet, Chennai 600031
INDIA
+91-96000-58899
[email protected]
Hyderabad
Youniq Plastic Surgery 1335/A, Rd Number 45, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana 500033
INDIA
+91-96000-58899
[email protected]