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Migraine Headache (cont.)

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Botulinum toxin (BOTOX ®) injection has been found to help some migraineurs and has been approved by the U.S. FDA to treat chronic migraine in adults. Injections are given at specific points in the head and neck muscles, and the effect lasts up to 3 months.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/16/2015

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