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  1. bad breath/body odor
    ... utaraldehyde solution/aluminum chloride/glycopyrrolate/even botox can also help control sweating ... diabetes/anxiety...

  2. Excessive Sweating:Palms and Glutes
    ... research into this and it is fairly common to get a botox injection in the nerve that controls sweating - especially ... for underarm sweating - which is also pretty common. Botox basically paralyzes the nerve responsible for sweating...

  3. Sweating?
    ... problem as I have the same issue. So, I have heard that Botox is sort of a temporary cure for sweating underarms...
    ... There are many different treatments. Some include Botox injections, some include having the sweat glands removed...

  4. anal fissure
    ... pc doc said she thinks it's a bizzarre reaction to botox which is a neuro toxin&all i'm describing is neuromuscular...

  5. Avoid Contour Threads // Cosmetic Surgeon Wanted
    ... think I'd get the surgery done AND still have to get botox . He also did Vaser lipo on my chest, love handles...

  6. Twitchn and Blinkn my 9yr old
    ... sure just what in the heck is causing this to occur. botox ,while great for certain symptoms,also has its drawbacks ... me.i would also do some more in depth research on botox itself and see all of the benefits Vs possible reactions...
    ... Definitely do not submit to botox injections. Take your son to a neurologist. It could...

  7. Excessively Sweating Palms
    ... electrical device to stop the sweating for 6 weeks and botox . I was wondering if there're anything that's much...

  8. esophageal stricture
    ... mother-in-law has this also. Her doctor gave her a botox injection in the strijcture to relax the stricture ... repeated every six months or so. I always thought botox was for facial wrinkles and cosmetic purposes, but ... for other things. You might ask her doctor about botox injections. Also, her doctor told her if the botox...

  9. Botox Injection on vocal cords
    ... HICCUPS BEFORE?) I understand the theory behind botox injections, which is to prevent the use of the vocal ... resting them), thus giving them a chance to "heal". Botox is probably a "fast" way to achieve this but unless ... not the hiccup siege) it seems to me that after the Botox wears off, your father's problem might again recur ... he developed the nodules in the first place. The botox idea does make one a little queasy doesn't it? Ask...
    ... 10-27 they will remove the nodules and inject the Botox . I guess his only option would be to go back to speech...
    ... or worsen) the situation. After the surgery and Botox , if acid reflux is the true culprit that has been...

  10. Sweating too much...
    ... that really helps. Going to more extreme measures, BOTOX will help also now but may be quite expensive, and...

  11. Anal Fizzures
    ... of anal fisssures. A previous poster mentioned BOTOX injection into the anal sphincter, which temporarily...

  12. hip and grion pain
    ... labrum surgery a year ago. What do you think about botox injections? I'm kind of worried about them but at...

  13. Sweating
    ... some docs that treat this or know about it. They use Botox and other things depending on what or where your problem...

  14. Smelly armpits (like cat pee on clothes)
    ... heard of a treatment for excessive sweating using botox injections. The report I saw on a TV news program...

  15. Body Odor?
    ... with! ;) I have heard that some doctors are trying botox injections into sweat glands in order to numb/paralyze ... them for short periods of time. Since botox was originally used to paralyze muscle twitches etc ... money (insurance surely wouldn't pay for that kind of botox use!), I'll try the injections. I suppose if you...
    ... affect body odor? (Specifically, I mean). As for the botox injections for sweating, yes I've read that, too. ... of the pores around the sweat glands). I can see botox doing the same thing. My first thought was, as yours...

  16. Abnormal armpit perspiration
    ... a specialist. I read an article the other day on botox injections into the armpit to stop abnormal sweating...

  17. Sweaty Underarms
    ... I know that Botox is an effective anti-perspirant treatment, but it...

  18. Habitual Toe-walking in children
    ... for 6 weeks - no success. Doctor now has suggested Botox shots, then casts for two weeks, then 6 months in ... children have had this problem and your experience with Botox , casting and braces. Has anyone had success without ... Botox just using casts and braces? Look forward to hearing...

  19. Excessive Armpit Sweating: Finally, a CURE!
    ... using the shots for sweaty palms too. The shots are botox the same stuff they are using for wrinkles. ----...

  20. Sweating
    ... a report on the news one night that told of using botox to treat sweat glands. The preson in the report had ... a severe problem and it was corrected by the botox injections. I know botox is not cheap and it is also...

General Health board

  1. Undiagnosed chronic condition-constant spasms in head, neck, mouth, spine.
    ... symptoms. Cervical Epidural, Cervical Facet, and Botox injections have had no effect on my symptoms. CURRENT...

  2. ???? Neck ache/ Heavy head ?????
    ... that some docs are using to relieve muscle spasms is Botox shots....

  3. Recurrent Neck Spasms among family members
    ... repeatedly attack us all ? I've even considered a Botox shot in the muscle -- it's been that bad. Any input...

  4. Swollen Lymph Nodes
    ... s ungodly. I have a fever but that's from the Botox that I had injected today in my face. I'll have to...

  5. How To Control Sweating?
    ... Other than Botox shots in the armpits I am not aware of anything else...
    ... the net sweating or close to my spelling. They say Botox is what they use for it also. They will give you...

  6. help with excessive sweating
    ... Have you thought about botox . Its usually a last resort for some people....
    ... Thought about having botox but very unsure about where to have it done and also...

  7. That "Angry" Look...How Do You Get Rid Of It??!!
    ... Hey CandP- Well that's what they use botox for. I just started noticing it on myself. Probably...

  8. Odaban for excessive sweating?
    ... tried Odaban, and does it work? I know I could get the Botox ...but I'm deathly afraid of needles, haha....
    ... wonders!!I had went on the internet and researched the botox thing myself.This cut out almost all of my sweating...

  9. Okay so where do I belong. Is it Dystonia or EPD?
    ... him in 6 months! He said the only other treatment is Botox . After trying the Klonopin, which made me feel...

  10. Constant sweating in the armpits!
    ... are still the same. I've also heard they've used botox for really extreme cases. It may just even out for...

  11. Sweaty Hands and Feet!
    ... injections of botulinum toxin type A (brand name: Botox ). If all other treatments do not work, surgery can...

  12. Head, face and neck pain
    ... that go diagonally over one shoulder. I also had botox injected into my neck, face and back of head and it...

  13. Sweaty Hands/Feet
    ... something you can take up with your doc. There is a botox treatment out there that can relieve the sweating...

  14. Sweating And Botox
    ... still hoping someone can answer my initial question if botox can be injected to large areas of the body? Bye...
    ... affected).I have heard some good things regarding the botox injections for sweating.i have been looking into it ... There is alot of info out there on the wonders of botox ,i have found some really good sites but unfortunetly ... something that will help with your sweating, be it botox or something else.This constant swaeting just sucks...

  15. Vocal Cord Nodules
    ... to the doctor to see if they returned. He also had botox injected on the vocal cords after the last removal...

  16. mouth saliva problems
    ... losing efficacy, has anyone discussed the option of BOTOX therapy? A local injection of botulinum toxin...
    ... opposite could happen with an overly dry mouth , Botox was not discussed , I live in Australia & we might...

  17. sweat sweat sweat
    ... My internist told me recently they could inject " botox " under the arm and stop the sweating. I told him ... "NO THANK YOU, I am afraid of botox ". Usually it is the sympathetic nervous system...

  18. Excessive forehead sweating
    ... bad astigmatism.[/INDENT][INDENT]I have read that Botox injections help this a lot, but only last a few months...
    ... have that Hyperhidrosis but so far have not taken botox as they suggest. And that is all I know of that helps...
    ... towels everywhere i go....tried therapy, meds (no botox yet), no relief...everyone, including all medical...
    ... and on the web site they don't mention meds just the botox which I wouldn't do.:...

  19. How do you get the twitching to STOP????
    ... Could a shot of botox in that nerve stop the twitching?...

Allergies board

  1. anyone allergic to honey???
    ... I am not too keen on the idea. I looked like a bad botox victim, just one side swelled up but it was big? Never...
    ... I am not too keen on the idea. I looked like a bad botox victim, just one side swelled up but it was big? Never...

  2. I Just Want to Feel Well Again
    ... says "it's nothing, just annoying. I can inject some Botox in there to stop it if you want." After that appointment...

Alternative Medicine board

  1. anyone feel better after removing "silver" dental fillings?

  2. Chiropractic Treatment and Tmj
    ... I forgot to add - try botox for your TMJ it worked WONDERS for me when I was experienci ... worse!!) Unfortunately insurance will NOT cover any botox treatment. SO convenient for them that it also happens...

Amputation / Prosthetic board

  1. Below-the-Knee Amputation
    ... doc's running outof options, but he is suggesting Botox injections in to my foot. There is a pattient in ... come off. sooo.... ???? Ask your doc about the Botox and i will let you know next week when my doc calls...
    ... Thanks Amber.... I'll certainly ask the Dr about the botox when I see him next....

Burns & Injuries board

  1. Cut near 'bottom' not healing
    ... just would not heal. She said they finally injected botox :) near that part of his sphincter and it finally...

Hernia board

  1. If you have a herniated disc in your C-spine, do you need surgery?
    ... special order: PT, ESI, Traction, steroids, TENS, BOTOX , massage, heat. I have taken NSAIDS and Acetaminophen...

  2. herniated disk surgery vs physical therapy
    ... nerve is no longer pinched so we are looking at some botox to help with my tight muscles....

  3. Hiatal hernia?
    ... got back under the care of a good GI and he tried a Botox treatment. Again just minor improvement. To this...

  4. Herniated discs c5 and c6
    ... whole neck is one big muscle spasm. I actually get botox to quell some of the spasms. I just wish the docs...

Incontinence board

  1. Female stress incontinence, question before going for physical therapy.
    ... certainty I won't have kids.. so my other option is botox injections at the bladder neck.. he has placed a ...

  2. Botox and incontinence???
    ... Mandie, I don't know very much about it??? Botox is a poison ---and just the idea of doing it WOW- ... know you're ready to try anything. As I understand Botox Injections ---I don't think they are peremanent but...
    ... M, My sister gets Botox injections in her eyelids to keep them from being...
    ... I use botox for headaches and muscle pains. I have had it done ... doctor tells me all the new uses they have found for botox . He says they now can use it on acid reflux in the ... of questions before you do it. All doctors can give botox and they make a lot of money from it. Make sure he...

Pain Management board

  1. Chrissy......Prolotherapy
    ... Chrissy, did you ever have the prolotherapy or the botox ? A doctor talked with me about these a little bit...

  2. Botox Injectins?
    ... uncontrollable muscles spasms of the neck. I've had Botox injections before and they did nothing for me. I now ... this. There are some people that do have success with Botox injections so maybe you should give it a try. You...

  3. How Many Times Can Oxycontin 20 Mg. Be Prescribed?
    ... frequently, her PM doc added Nemanda, then started using Botox and Occipital blocks. Now she takes 30 mgs 3 times...

  4. Belladonna for stress?
    ... ans products only) BAD neck issues failed surgery, BOTOX for main problems and facet injections in other areas...

  5. Prolothrapy for cerviogenic or occipital headaches and facial spasms
    ... there! I was recently offered Prolo therapy and Botox injections for my cervical bulging discs. At the ... me they were both kind of spendy procedures. The Botox being very spendy. I have a friend who has had 14 ... I opted to not try either of the two therapies. Botox is not really even medically approved for the use...

  6. I am still here! Just wanted to check in!
    ... not really even interested in prolo therapy or in Botox injections and I have done many many many trigger...
    ... interested. One is Prolotherapy and the other is Botox injections. I have read a little on the two therapies...

  7. So happy to find this board! Accupuncture question...
    ... frequency or severity of headaches. We're considering botox at this point. Pam...

  8. I just had an EMG Giuded Botox injection for pain!!!!
    ... Very interesting thread. My PM doc started doing botox injections about 6 months ago. He is a staff physician...
    ... because most people, including many Dr's associate Botox with plastic surgery and cosmetic treatments. I did ... experience and scope may be limited. I say fear because Botox is formulated from botulinum toxin and injecting that ... Very interesting thread. My PM doc started doing botox injections about 6 months ago. He is a staff physician...
    ... to get out of bed let alone go online. As for the Botox injection, relief can last 4-6 months. It is supposed...
    ... a favor and retired. I'm in no way saying that botox injections for spasm doesn't work. I'm just saying...
    ... viable to treatment. I did a search for "ilio psoas botox " and got some very credible hits. I didnt read them ... sites seem to mention that concept and the use of Botox . So, it seems the area is accessible and the use of ... botox may be effective according to other Dr's. Maybe the ... point is who cares why your muscles are spastic, if Botox is an option, seek it. I am not trying to say your ... opinions out there. 2) There are different ways that Botox is administered. My Dr uses EMG which is great for ... area of concern and use a dye in concert with the Botox to confirm the correct injection location. The CT ... With all that said, I am sad to report that so far my Botox injections have not lived up to my over hyped expectations...
    ... from my first post on this thread, he actually does botox injections for muscle spasms. He just does not...
    ... muscle group is almost destroyed. I could see how Botox wouldnt be successful. That clears things up. Do you...

  9. Made my decision, wish me luck!
    ... muscles spasms are nerve related. Also, have you tried Botox injectons for your muscle spasms, a neurologists usually ... supposed to last up to 3 months. The only thing about Botox injections is the cost they don't come cheap they...

  10. New member. I need advice!
    ... as I'm a full-time student. I'd heard about using Botox to alleviate pain, so I suggested that to my doctor...
    ... of pain medications will help, and I hope that the botox will be covered by your insurance. I am battling...
    ... the pain management doctor this afternoon, so if the botox is covered I'll be able to get the shot today. If ... situations such as class if it effects me. Just hope the botox works. Hope everyone has a pain free day!...
    ... I was just curious as to why do you think that the Botox will work? I know Botox is used for cosmetic reasons ... have some kind of muscle spasms in your face or is Botox being used for another reason? I also notice that...
    ... pretty early on. I just heard that my doc is doing Botox too, one day a week at another location. I haven...
    ... doctors (specialists from UCSF and Stanford) suggested botox might be effective in treating the pain, although...
    ... Disrielgears-I don't know much about the Botox injections, as I have not had them, but I did want ... will be a Senior very soon;). Good luck with the Botox and/or any other injections that they decide to try...
    ... doctors (specialists and UCSF and Stanford) suggested botox might be effective in treating the pain, although ... wanted to comment to rayefaye and DisraeliGears that botox is being used in the treatment of migraine headaches...
    ... of research and here's what I find: [LIST] [*] Botox has been used for treatment of migraines since 1992 ... and provide benefit for up to six months, he said. Botox ® dosage in his case studies averaged 80 units...
    ... Thanks bgsigns for the info, I knew that Botox was used for muscle spasms. I have had them before...
    ... and raised the dose. Have you heard back about the botox ? I hope you get approved and it is a 'wonder drug...

  11. NEW TO BOARD : ) Whiplash; chronic pain; more...
    ... was also wondering if anyone had suggested having Botox injections to help with the muscle spasms? I hope...

  12. Over a decade with the same doctor now I have to change!
    ... find relief. Alternative acupuncture, three bouts of Botox injections at $750.00 a session and countless other...

  13. Need some serious, honest, advice...
    ... better job with TP's, acupuncture, nerve blocks and botox that could give profound results. Then you take it...

  14. Back Pain, Dystonia, and Trigger Point Injections
    ... everything doctors tried didn't help. I've even had Botox shots which was a waste of money because they didn ... disabled. A neurologist was the person who gave me the Botox shots. Dystonia is due to nerve damage in the muscle...
    ... medicine in the dark ages. I had my first 2 series of Botox injections and they were very succesful. The worst ... Buspar because of side effects. I am surprised the Botox did not help you as cervical dystonia is one of only ... two conditions for which Botox is approved. It has to be injected into large muscles...
    ... asking about? I read in your last post you have had botox . I was offered Botox for cervical dystonia and...
    ... suspect the technique could have been better. The Botox was much more effective but it is very expensive and...
    ... get a shot to relieve the spasm. As far as getting a Botox shot, a neurologist did mine and it didn't take that ... back and had another one. Also you have to repeat the Botox injections every 3 months and if insurance don't help...
    ... just to help with the post-injection soreness. The Botox is different as it completely blocks neuromuscular ... year ago and the spasm has not returned. Since the Botox injections are new, I do not know if the spasm wil ... return in 3 months when the Botox wears off or if there will be long lasting release...

  15. Advice Please....
    ... has helped my wife reduce pain meds drasticlly is Botox . The relieve the constant state of spacticity inher ... s head pain and muscular from the malformation. So botox , TP injections and occipiptital blocks have helped ... than a single aproach. But if your PM doc doesn't use botox , or doesn't do trigger point injections, he's not ... there is still more than one way to manage pain. If botox would relieve 15% of your neck pain, why wouldn't ... to deal with the paperwork hassles of using a drug " Botox " that is considered a biological agent with potential...

  16. Please tell me everything you know about LYRICA!!
    ... My pain management doc said we may have to go with botox . Well Chia, I am talked out, I hope you are feeling...

  17. long term pain relief
    ... I have done the TENS unit. NAda there. I have had botox , and really that is great. BUT, i can't keep getting...

  18. Pain Pump Patients on Medicare!
    ... procedures but something similar is done with my wifes Botox through her HMO. She doesn't have medicare and instead ... toradol , she does have to use her sript insurance for Botox and fax them the script which has to be authorized ... . The first couple she had, they supplied the Botox , but apearently they lost quite a bit of money doing ... having the patient use their script insurance for Botox which her part for that is a 100 bucks a vial. ...
    ... to use anything else that might provide relief like botox , trigger point injections, etc. Asking a doc how high...

  19. I did it
    ... calls my insurance to ask authorazation to inject botox ( what would that do for muscle spasms , pain ???...
    ... Hi Acapt, Botox is made from the botulism toxin, It paralyzes the...
    ... FAB thnks for the botox info, im on l/a20mg w/ perc 10 for b/t No he didnt...

  20. trigger point injection cost
    ... healthy profit margin. Come to think of it, my wifes botox injections which usualy takes about 15 different injetion ... empty syringes amount to 4k? The price of my wifes botox , which actually has a much higher degree of liability...

  21. I just have to tell...I HAVE found a pain relief treatment that is working GREAT!!
    ... problems with the nerves in my neck/back - I now get Botox injections for that!)...Anyway...I couldn't even stand...

  22. What really works for you????
    ... point injections, myofacial release, nerve ablation, Botox , Robaxin or lidocaine infusions or any adjunct method...

  23. Heard the dreadful word Hyperalgesia
    ... have you ever had a occiptial block or does he use botox "myoblock " on your neck. Cervicle dystonia is one ... which your insurance will pay and aprove it's use. Botox has allowed my wife to decrease her med intake by ... does invasice procedures like nerve blocks or uses Botox , Not every doc is competant to manage and implant...
    ... Chapel Hill which is also a good hospital. I have tried Botox but it didn't help me because it took so long for...

  24. epidurals failed
    ... procedures like bnerve blocks, nerve ablation, use Botox , , Some docs can step u to the most advanced methods...


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