How to use gammaCore for migraine
Using gammaCore to prevent migraine headache
Give yourself 2 treatments (morning and night) consisting of 2 consecutive two-minute stimulations.
- The first daily treatment should be applied within 1 hour of waking. The second daily treatment should be applied at night.
- Apply conductive gel before each stimulation. After 2 minutes, gammaCore will beep twice and automatically discontinue stimulation.
- Stimulations during a treatment should be applied on the same side of the neck. Additional treatments may be applied to either side of the neck.
This is a suggested treatment. Please speak with your healthcare provider to determine the right plan for you.
Using gammaCore to treat migraine pain
At the earliest sign of pain:
Give yourself a treatment consisting of 2 two-minute gammaCore (nVNS) stimulations.
- Apply the conductive gel before each stimulation. After 2 minutes, gammaCore will beep twice and automatically turn off.
- Stimulations can be administered on the same side of the neck, or you can switch sides if preferred.
- Repeat treatment if pain persists.