botulinum toxin

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

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In a Phase III, multi-center, prospective, double-blind, randomized placebo-controlled study, adult patients treated with Dysport following a stroke or traumatic brain injury showed improvement in muscle tone at the ankle joint, measured by the mean change from baseline on the Modified Ashworth Scale (MAS) at Week 4.
Irvine, CA, USA), Dysport (Medicis Pharmaceutical Corp.
PA) and Galderma, a global healthcare company focused on medical solutions in dermatology and skin health, on Wednesday announced the expansion of the geographical scope of their neurotoxin partnership, under which Galderma now acquires the exclusive rights to develop, promote and distribute Dysport in the aesthetic indications in the APAC1 Territory.
The starting point is often a neurotoxin or Botulinum Toxin Type A, such as Botox, Dysport, or a new entrant, Xeomin, said Dr.
Vials of Botox, labelled Azalure and Dysport, quantities of filler used for cosmetic procedures and syringes of tooth whitening substances were stolen in the break-in at the Hunts Cross Dental Centre in Mackets Lane.
Another option is botulinum neurotoxin (Botox, Dysport, Xeomin); when it is injected in minute amounts into specific muscles, it "freezes" the muscles and keeps them from contracting, which can prevent the formation of fine lines.
Attendees listened and participated in group discussions on the advancements and differences in Botox Cosmetic, Dysport and Xeomin, currently available.
Areas of focus were on the advancements and cutting edge techniques in Dysport botox, dermal fillers, laser and skin care treatments.
There are other Botulinum Toxin Type A products available, including; Azzalure and Dysport, made by Galderma, and Bocouture and Xeomin from Merz.
Strategic brands include Epiduo, Oracea, Clobex, Differin, Rozex/MetroGel, Silkis/Vectical, Cetaphil, Loceryl, Tri-Luma, Metvix, Azzalure, Dysport, Restylane, Macrolane and Emervel.
The first direct competition to Botox emerged in 2009 with FDA's approval of Dysport, which will help to reshape the injectables market.
com reported that Botulinum Toxin A, the active ingredient in drugs such as Botox and Dysport, could help treat severe cases of vaginismus, vaginal spasms that affect women's ability to be sexually penetrated.
Bunlar Botox [R] (Allergan Inc, Irvine, CA, USA) ve Dysport [R] (Ipsen Ltd, Berkshire, UK)'tur.
State officials are investigating an assisted living center where three residents were put on feeding tubes a few months after being injected with Dysport, a drug similar to Botox.
Among the new bio-logics were Medicis's injectable wrinkle fighter Dysport.