How Botox Injections Can Be Effectively Used To Treat Pain!!

Botox injections are mostly very well known for their benefits they offer for treating different facial problems such as wrinkles, enlarged pores, pimples etc. But there is also the area that is usually ignored treated by the Botox injections; this is related to the conditions like depression and different kinds of pains such as migraine, neck pain, strengthen the weakened muscles, repair the damaged muscles etc.

How is the Injection Utilized?

For the preparation of the Botox injection, the region that requires the treatment is first cleaned properly and anesthesia is applied on top of it. With a thin needle, at least two incisions are made in the affected region by botulinum toxin. In case the areas to be treated are larger, then greater numbers of incisions are administered. In only few minutes the entire procedure of Botox injection is completed.

With the help of Botulinum toxin, relaxation of muscles is provided, as the signal transmission which helps in regulating the muscle movement. Moreover, the patients who are suffering from persistent headaches, will obtain relief after receiving these injections. Adding to this, Botox injections are also greatly helpful neck spasms such as condition known as cervical dystonia. Just like this today, Botox injection are found best in treating the below mentioned conditions:

  • Muscle Contractures
  • Migraines
  • Chronic headaches
  • Focal limb dystonia
  • Low back pain

Basically cervical dystonia is all about, contractions in the neck and shoulder muscles that eventually bring abnormality in head, neck and shoulders. When talking about muscle contractions there comes stroke-induced paralysis and cerebral palsy conditions that become highly relieved after receiving Botox injections. The patients who received these injections for low back pain often experienced greater reduction in muscle tension and pain.

The Medical Conditions That are Best Treated With Botox:

  • Cerebral Pasly
  • Neck or Head Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Chronic fatigue Syndrome
  • Migraines
  • Cervical Dystonia
  • Treatment for diabetes

All in all, through Botox Injections the neuromuscular transmission is blocked that is the conduction from the nerves to the muscles. This, thus helps in the pain being eliminated.

If you or any of your loved one is suffering from some any muscular pain or abdominal pain any other body pain, get a professional advice from Dr. Zaki Anwar by placing an appointment at (815) 464-7212). He is an expert anesthesiologist and certified Pain Management Specialist who has been practicing pain relief techniques for the past several years with effective results.