Injections For Chronic Migraines in Manhattan, NY

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What ARE injections for Chronic Migraines?

Injections are a common treatment that can be used for a wide variety of conditions, including chronic migraines. The injections work by temporarily reducing muscle contractions for approximately 3 months. When injected into your head and neck it prevents muscle spasms that cause migraines. These are used to prevent migraines but it can take time to become effective. Most patients notice maximum relief after 2 or 3 sessions.

Who is a candidate for Injections for Chronic Migraines?

Anyone who experiences chronic migraines, which is defined as 15 or more headache days each month, with migraines on at least 8 of those days, each lasting for 4 or more hours, may be a candidate. Oftentimes patients who receive injections have tried and failed several forms of treatment, including medication management. Injections for migraines Nyc can be repeated once every 3 months.

How Are Injections for Chronic Migraines performed?

We can perform all injections in our office. During the procedure your physician will use a very small needle to inject a precise amount of medication into the muscles of your head and neck. The procedure takes only a few minutes and there is no downtime!

If you are experiencing chronic migraines and would like to explore injections as a treatment option, contact our Midtown Manhattan office to schedule a consultation!

 

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