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Botox for Your Teen’s Chronic Headaches?

Posted on April 28, 2016 by Ella Fedonenko

As a parent, watching your teenager suffer from chronic headaches is heartbreaking. You would do anything to help safely and effectively relieve the pain. Botox – the brand name of onabotulinumtoxin A – is a therapy that might offer help. While most people think of Botox as an injection that smooths wrinkles, it is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for a number of other uses, including treatment of migraines in adults.  Researchers at the renowned Cleveland Clinic are now using it for managing chronic daily headaches in teens when other therapies have failed.

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