Botox cosmetic is used for reducing glabellar lines (frown lines) in adults 65 years of age or younger.
SIDE EFFECTS: Side effects of onabotulinumtoxinA include:
- allergic reactions,
- neck pain,
- difficulty swallowing,
- shortness of breath,
- weakness, and dry mouth.
Patients also complain of pain and tenderness at the injection site. Patients treated for blepharospasm may experience
- drooping of the eyelid (ptosis),
- inflammation of the cornea (keratitis),
- eye dryness,
- double vision,
- and sensitivity to light.
Those treated for urinary incontinence may experience:
- difficulty urinating.
- Heart attacks,
- abnormal heart beats, and
GENERIC AVAILABLE: No
PREPARATIONS: Powder for Injection: 50, 100 or 200 units
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