What is a botulinum toxin injection?
Botullinum toxin type A (Botox®) is a medication containing highly-diluted toxin produced by a species of bacteria called Clostridium botulinum. It has many medical uses, such as treating muscular disorders, glandular conditions and migraines and also cosmetic applications to reduce appearance of wrinkles.
Author: Idan Ben-Barak
First answered: 22 Nov 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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