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BOTOX (BOTULINUM TOXIN)

Below are some of the FDA approved diagnoses for use of Botulinum Toxin:

By being FDA approved that means often this can be covered by insurance once

an authorization is obtained.


1. Chronic Migraine: (headache with features of nausea AND/OR vomiting

OR sensitivity to light or sound, > to 15 headache days in a month – these

days do NOT all have to be associated with migraine and they do not have

to be severe headache days


2. Hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating):


3. Cervical Dystonia (Spasmodic Torticollis):


4. Oromandibular Dystonia:


Other uses that are not yet/or may never be FDA approved are for treatment of:


1. Vaginal/Rectal Spasm or pain


2. Back spasm


3. Cosmetics

 

Dr. Kimberly Sackheim

PHONE: 646-808-3220

FAX: 212-244-6833

8 East 83rd St Suite 1A

New York NY 10028 

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