Conditions Treated with Botox in Syracuse

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Did you know we can use Botox for therapeutic reasons in Syracuse to prevent migraines and muscle pain? It’s true! Botox is categorized into two different purposes. First, it’s important to note that both botox cosmetic and botox therapeutic procedures are approved by the FDA. Botox Therapeutic focuses on relieving multiple pain points, including the following:


What is Botox Therapeutic used for?

  • Migraines and headaches
  • Neck pain
  • Bruxism (teeth grinding and jaw clenching)
  • Trigger points (muscle pain)
  • TMJ disorder
  • Lack of sleep

Benefits of Therapeutic Botox in Syracuse

The purpose of Botox Therapeutic (which is FDA approved) is to relax the facial muscles. When those muscles relax, it relieves any tension causing the pain mentioned above.

Muscle Pain

Trigger points can cause tension in the head and neck areas. However, Botox allows the knots in the muscles to relax, relieving your pain. Not to mention, it creates a balance with your muscles in the head and neck.

TMJ Disorder

Teeth grinding and migraines are all signs of TMJ disorder. The cause could be tension within your muscles. Botox can help decrease the tension, the wear on your teeth, and stop migraines altogether.

Lack of Sleep

When you’re in pain, it’s difficult to sleep, right? Well once Botox is injected, that pain will go away, helping you sleep better.


How does Botox for migraines and trigger points work?

People started using Botox for cosmetic reasons in the mid-90s. To their surprise, many people reported improvement in their chronic head pain. In 2010, the FDA officially approved Botox for headaches and migraines in adults. You may be wondering:


How can Botox work for chronic pain?

Botox is a botulinum toxin, which is a purified substance that blocks the nerve signals to the muscle. When those signals are blocked, the muscles relax, relieving tension and creating that smooth appearance. It’s a double win!

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