gammaCore – Migraine and Cluster Headache Treatment
The gammaCore device is a handheld Transcutaneous Vagal Nerve Stimulator applied to the neck, using low voltage electrical currents to stimulate the Vagus Nerve. The gammaCore therapy is safe, without the potential side effects associated with some drugs. Applying electrical or magnetic stimulation to pain pathways can modify central neurotransmitters*.The aim of the treatment is to relieve pain and reduce intensity, duration and frequency of migraine and headache attacks. The device is portable and the treatment can be easily incorporated into a daily routine.
• Preventative and acute treatment
• Safe and flexible treatment option that can be used along with other treatments
electroCore is a US based bioelectronics medicine healthcare company, founded in 2005 and is developing a range of non-Invasive Vagal Nerve Stimulation (nVNS) patient administered therapies.
* Oshinsky ML, et al., Non-invasive vagus nerve stimulation as treatment for trigeminal allodynia, Pain, 2014;155:1037-42.