Botulinum Toxin

BOTOX®, DYSPORT®, MYOBLOC®

Neurological uses for Botulinum Toxin include

Dystonia:

Cervical (torticollis)

Focal (writer’s cramp)

Spasticity:

Stroke

Multiple Sclerosis

Cerebral Palsy

Involuntary Muscle Contractions:

Hemifacial Spasm

Blepharospasm

Myokymia

Sweating and Salivary Disorders:

Hyperhidrosis

Sialorrhea

Headache:

Botox® has been shown to be beneficial for the treatment of headaches. However, prior approval with the patient’s insurance company is often required to ensure coverage for the treatment of headaches.