Botulinum Toxins is a type of toxin created by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum that is the most poisonous biological substance known today. Although it is toxic, it is used in minute doses both to treat painful muscle spasms and as a cosmetic treatment.
Botulinum Toxins are mainly used for the following:
Treatment of focal spasticity, including:
dynamic equinus foot deformity due to spasticity in ambulant pediatric cerebral palsy patients, two years of age or older
wrist and hand disability due to upper limb spasticity associated with stroke in adults
ankle disability due to lower limb spasticity associated with stroke in adult
Symptomatic relief of blepharospasm, hemifacial spasm and idiopathic cervical dystonia (spasmodic torticollis)
Prophylaxis of headaches in adults with chronic migraine (headaches on at least 15 days per month of which at least 8 days are with migraine)
Management of bladder dysfunctions in adult patients who are not adequately managed with anticholinergics
overactive bladder with symptoms of urinary incontinence, urgency and frequency
neurogenic detrusor over activity with urinary incontinence due to sub-cervical spinal cord injury (traumatic or non-traumatic), or multiple sclerosis
Skin and Skin Appendage Disorder
Management of severe hyperhidrosis of the axillae, which does not respond to topical treatment with antiperspirants or antihidrotics
Temporary improvement in the appearance of the following facial lines, when the severity of these lines has an important psychological impact in adult patients:
moderate to severe vertical lines between the eyebrows seen at maximum frown (glabellar lines)
moderate to severe lateral canthal lines (crow’s feet lines) seen at maximum smile
moderate to severe crow’s feet lines seen at maximum smile and glabellar lines seen at maximum frown when treated simultaneously.
Please take not that these products are prescription medicines and therefore would require a medical prescription form signed by a licensed medical professional before the order could be processed and shipped out to you.
All Botulinum Toxins will be shipped in a temperature regulated packaging with dried ice.