Headache and botulinum toxin

Mauro Porta, Massimo Camerlingo

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Abstract

The authors discuss clinical and international experience about botulinum toxins (BTX types A and B) in headache treatment. Data from literature suggest good results for the treatment of tensiontype headache, migraine and chronictension-type headache. In the present paper mechanisms of action and injection sites will also be discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)325-327
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Headache and Pain
Volume6
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2005

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Botulinum Toxins
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Therapeutics
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batrachotoxinin A 20-alpha-benzoate

Keywords

  • Botulinum toxin
  • Migraine
  • Tension type

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • Neuroscience(all)

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Headache and botulinum toxin. / Porta, Mauro; Camerlingo, Massimo.

In: Journal of Headache and Pain, Vol. 6, No. 4, 09.2005, p. 325-327.

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Porta, Mauro ; Camerlingo, Massimo. / Headache and botulinum toxin. In: Journal of Headache and Pain. 2005 ; Vol. 6, No. 4. pp. 325-327.
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