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

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Regulation of calcitonin gene-related peptide secretion from trigeminal nerve cells by botulinum toxin type A: Implications for migraine therapy.
Treatment of relative sialorrhoea with botulinum toxin type A: description and rationale for an injection procedure with case report.
Current strategies in the treatment of gummy smile using botulinum toxin type A. Plast Reconstr Surg.
Double-blind, placebo-controlled study of the safety and efficacy of botulinum toxin type A for patients with glabellar lines.
Botulinum toxin type A for the treatment of lower urinary tract disorders.
Ward, PhD, at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, found promising results using botulinum toxin type A to target psoriasis.
ABotox is a brand name for Botulinum Toxin Type A, made by Allergan.
Botulinum toxin type A and other botulinum toxin serotypes: a comparative review of biochemical and pharmacological actions.
The role of botulinum Toxin type A in the management of strabismus.
Botulinum toxin type A (Dysport 250 U) was injected bilaterally in the vastus medialis muscles for differentiating axon or muscle origin.
Botulinum toxin type A (Botox) blocks the release of acetylcholine from presynaptic neurons.
11 -- Allergan (NYSE: AGN) today announced that they have received approval of BOTOX(R) (Botulinum Toxin Type A) in India for the prophylactic treatment of headaches in adults with Chronic Migraine, a distinct and severe neurological disorder characterized by patients who have a history of migraine and suffer from headaches on 15 or more days per month with headaches lasting four hours a day or longer.
ANOTHER treatment for chronic migraine which has been in use for years but received approval a month back is botulinum toxin type A. After approving botulinum toxin for various medical conditions such as uncontrolled blinking, excessive sweating and neck spasms, The Food and Drug Administration approved the popular brand of botulinum toxin Botox as a treatment to prevent chronic migraines this October."Chronic migraine sufferers often don't respond to medication and keep switching doctors to get relief.