- 1. Is this Covered By Insurance?
Most insurance plans and Medicare/Medicaid cover this procedure, since the procedure requires a medical doctor or registered nurse for treatment. However, check with a MiRx provider near you to see if they accept your insurance.
- 2. Is this painful?
No, in fact many people they don’t notice any discomfort from the applicator or medication.
- 3. Do I need a referral?
Many of our MiRx providers do not require referrals, and offer a free consultation to see if you qualify for treatment. To be sure, we recommend contacting the MiRx provider near you.
- 4. How long does it take?
The procedure only takes about 30 seconds per nostril. Overall the average time in office is less than 10 minutes.
- 5. How soon will MiRx work?
Headache pain relief is often times immediate, and typically after the second treatment the pain is not noticeable. In some cases headache pain is completely eliminated with one treatment.
- 6. How long does it last?
Since we are targeting the nerve cluster that communicates the pain sensation to the brain, relief can last for 24 – 48 hours with one treatment. The MiRx Protocol was clinically tested as a treatment plan to provide long-term relief. The duration of relief will continue to build until completely eliminated.
- 7. Does the spray burn the inside of the nose?
No, the spray is a mild topical anesthetic and doesn’t contain any substance that will create a burning sensation. Be sure to notify your physician of any allergies or previous irritations.
- 8. Are there side effects?
There are not any know side effect from the MiRx Protocol. In fact it is safe for use on pregnant women.