food interaction for BOTOX
alcohol interaction for BOTOX
pregnancy interaction for BOTOX
lactation interaction for BOTOX
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
SALT INFORMATION for BOTOX
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Common side effects
SUBSTITUTES for BOTOXNo substitutes found
- Dr. Khoobsurat NajmaMBBS
- Dr. M. K. SinghMBBS, MD
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Expert advice for BOTOX
Frequently asked questions for BOTOX
Q.Botulinum toxin an agonist or antagonist?
No it is neither an agonist nor antagonist. Botulinum toxin is a neurotoxin produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum. It acts by blocking the activity of chemical (acetylcholine) in the brain
Q.Is botulinum toxin dangerous?
Yes, botulinum toxin causes neurotoxicity
Q.How does botulinum toxin cause paralysis?
Botulinum toxin interferes with neural transmission by blocking the release of a chemical acetylcholine, the principal neurotransmitter at the neuromuscular junction, causing muscle paralysis.