botulinum toxin

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any of several neurotoxins that are produced by the anaerobic bacterium Clostridium botulinum

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Randomized doubleblind study of botulinum toxin type B for sialorrhea in ALS patients.
When injected into an affected muscle, botulinum toxin type B inhibits the release of the neurotransmitter, acetylcholine, at the motor nerve terminals to allow it to relax.
In these studies, Elan's Botulinum Toxin Type B Injectable Solution, was evaluated for its ability to reduce the pain, severity and disability of CD.
Solstice's first product, Myobloc(R) (Botulinum Toxin Type B) Injectable Solution 5,000U/mL, represents the only botulinum toxin type B currently available to physicians and patients worldwide.
Myobloc/NeuroBloc is delivered as a premixed solution in three ready-to-use sizes with no reconstitution necessary and is the only botulinum toxin type B currently available to patients and physicians worldwide.