Botulinum toxin type A (BOTOX) for treatment of migraine headaches: An open-label study

@article{Binder2000BotulinumTT,
  title={Botulinum toxin type A (BOTOX) for treatment of migraine headaches: An open-label study},
  author={W. Binder and M. Brin and A. Blitzer and L. D. Schoenrock and J. Pogoda},
  journal={Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery},
  year={2000},
  volume={123},
  pages={669 - 676}
}
  • W. Binder, M. Brin, +2 authors J. Pogoda
  • Published 2000
  • Medicine
  • Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery
  • ABSTRACT OBJECTIVE: The object of this clinical experience was to evaluate the correlation between pericranial botulinum toxin type A (BOTOX, Allergan Corp, Irvine, CA) administration and alleviation of migraine headache symptoms. STUDY DESIGN AND SETTING: A nonrandomized, open-label study was performed at 4 different test sites. The subjects consisted of 106 patients, predominantly female, who either (1) initially sought BOTOX treatment for hyperfunctional facial lines or other dystonias with… CONTINUE READING
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