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Eye & Vision board

  1. Dry eyes....Help!
    ... those before they dissolved, It felt as though I had botox ! LOL!!!!!...

  2. Light Sensitivity
    ... lower lids but they didn't help at all.He even had botox shots around his eyes because of his constant blinking...

  3. Oculinum for strabismus, esotropia ??
    ... things aren't progressing with VT. I've never done BOTOX for my strabismus, but did indeed meet with a PO experience ... that, then don't bother looking for a PO who does BOTOX . Anesthesia is not an option unless you are willing ... BTW, my PO trained under the PO who developed BOTOX for use in strabismus. The cosmetic industry actually ... "stole" BOTOX for their purposes (and changed the name) and until ... t seem to be much on the net. Maybe it is because BOTOX for strabismus seems to be much more popular in the ... sick children in Toronto ??? has experience with BOTOX . Not too many do. Let me know if there are any...
    ... from you. Yes, there isn't much info on oculinum ( botox ) on the web; I had never heard of it until last week ... Shaman, again thankyou for all your valuable info on Botox , that excerpt about the cosmetic industry was interesting...
    ... WarBonds, BOTOX is a gamble, but, it is one that I would have given ... you who has the capacity for depth perception, if BOTOX gets you close, your brain might be able to do the ... correction, which you are already contemplating. BOTOX may be worth a one time trial if you are a good candidate ... My PO told me that most of his patients did the BOTOX for 1-2 years before they got fed up with the return ... more comfortable. If you really are contemplating BOTOX or surgery, you should talk with your primary care ... be quite long, and since you want someone who does BOTOX as well, the wait may be even longer. It is better ... to go in and decide to pass on surgery and/or BOTOX then to really want to explore your options and have ... hope that VT starts to go better and you don't need BOTOX or surgery. Having been there, I know what a scary...

  4. Blepharitis/Blepherospasm
    ... later you'll agree they offer 20 minutes relief. Botox = another waste of time, but at least you lose your...

  5. Eyelid twitching
    ... gets bad then I can have injections (something like botox ). I have found tonic water alleviates problem, have...

Birth Control board

  1. First month on Yasmin and had Migraine??
    ... was on Soma, Valium, codeine, celebrex, morphine, Botox etc for 10 years and nothing took away my migraines...

  2. Depo to Loestrin 24 Fe
    ... instead of the Master Cleanser because I am going for Botox on Thrusday. I was on my first day of the Master ... Cleanser the day I went for my Botox 4 months ago and I swear it washed the Botox right ... out of my body. It takes 2weeks for the Botox to work. I went back to my derm to get tweeked with ... more Botox after 4 weeks. It just didn't work that time and the...
    ... you recomended to do the detox every time you get botox ?...
    ... I was never recommended to do the Detox after the Botox . I get Botox because I want it. It helps rid the lines ... that were in my body. I was not thinking about the Botox being a poison when I started the Master Cleanser ... . Master Cleanser rids poisons Botox is a Poison Master Cleanser washed away $450 of Botox ... Cleanser 10 days before I go back for another round of Botox . I'm doing the GNC Detox now. I am suppose to...

  3. Loestrin 24fe
    ... a fever. But I think the fever was really from the Botox shot in my forhead and eyes. Sorry I can't help...

Breastfeeding board

  1. botox and breastfeeding-I need help asap!
    ... I actually had Botox while pregnant and didn't know it....I was so afraid...
    ... off to a lab to see if they can detect any of the botox in it. It will be interesting to see what comes back...
    ... am apologetically interested in just the topic of botox alone. Were you ladies satisfied with the result,...
    ... I had botox last spring, and it only lasted 2 months....
    ... test on your milk were. I am interested in getting botox but I am breastfeeding twins. :)...

Children's Health board

  1. Habitual Toe-walking in children
    ... weeks - no success. His doctor has now suggested Botox shots, then casts for 2 weeks, then braces for 6 months ... children with this problem and your experiences with Botox , casts and braces. I am unsure about the Botox shots...
    ... 5 pediatric orthopedic surgeons. The choice now is Botox , Gastocnemus Recession, or Lenthen the Heel Cords...
    ... typically. My daughter who has CP has had braces and Botox treatments before. The safety of Botox is nothing ... situation, I would definitely try braces, and maybe Botox which could make the braces more comfortable for your ... cannot get to his end ranges. Even then, I would try Botox , braces, and exercises first. My daughter has been ... able to gain range of motion with Botox and keep it over the long term. Your son can always...
    ... weeks - no success. His doctor has now suggested Botox shots, then casts for 2 weeks, then braces for 6 months ... children with this problem and your experiences with Botox , casts and braces. I am unsure about the Botox shots...

Infant Care (up to 18 months old) board

  1. I need info quick! Please help
    ... Hi There, I was given botox injections and the doctor told me that if I wait for ... am very freaked out and worried Has anyone else had botox and breasfed and if so what were your results? Was...
    ... I am assuming you mean the doctor who gave you the botox injections? Speak to your midwife instead, and...
    ... contaminated milk and find out how long it takes for the botox to leave your system. Ask the pediatrician. In the...

Pregnancy board

  1. chronic pain and babies?
    ... need narcs, but I do need my Ultram. I am also doing botox to help my neck and back spasms. I am looking for...

  2. They won't let me have a water birth!!!!!
    ... always says i look younger than 26 i just tell them the botox must be working! LOL. I don't know my exact EDD yet...

  3. BOTOX while pregnant??
    ... searched for an answer and what I have found is that botox is not recommended during pregnancy as safety has...
    ... The physician's office that I work in also has botox procedures. Under no circumstances do they allow ... pregnant or breastfeeding women to get botox . I think it may have something to do with botulism...

  4. I need info quick! Please help
    ... Hi There, I was given botox injections and the doctor told me that if I wait for ... am very freaked out and worried Has anyone else had botox and breasfed and if so what were your results? Was...

Relationship Health board

  1. should I trust him?
    ... drugs, strippers, sluts-- everyone with fake boobs, botox , call girls, -- Im sure its everywhere but it is wide...

  2. I am angry beyond words!!! What are the chances of me getting sick?
    ... to so many sinus infections). In 3 days I'm having Botox injected into my neck, shoulders, and around my shoulder...

  3. 22 and never dated.
    ... medical thing ... but anyway, his doc told him to get botox in his sweat glands. He started doing that and it...

  4. advice---a blind date??
    ... and crows feet have to enter b4 we do, hun!! lol... Botox , chemical peels, dermabrasion, and exercise. I know...

  5. Online dating update
    ... case... do you think that if your ex started getting botox injections, you would all of a sudden start seeing...
    ... not pretentious. Soulster, I had to laugh about the botox injections! :D :D There's no way in hell my ex...

  6. Body Image (Husband's perception!)
    ... willing to grow old with you or will he demand you get botox and a boob lift? I think you need to communicate...

  7. 26 and still single
    ... who look fake. Like the ones who have implants, get botox injections, fake tans, etc. Boy SophiaM, I wish...

Caregivers board

  1. what procedures to get put in a home?
    ... a Inpatient rehab hospital? They may be able to do botox or baclophen trials to loosen her muscles a little...

  2. My Spouse has chronic pain
    ... your wife, and kids are holding up...does she get botox treatments?..I can tell you where to sign up for a...

Anemia board

  1. Post Colonoscopy Issue
    ... done for my Fissures so far; CANASA hydrocortison Botox injection Lidocaine ointment Nitro-bid ointment...
    ... for the FYI but no fissures here! I can't imagine Botox injections in that area, how did that go for you?...

Blood and Blood Vessel board

  1. Marimac, you seem to know alot about CBC
    ... Oncologist part of that terrifies me. I've been getting botox in my forehead for the last couple of years. Do you ... know of any reason botox could affect blood count? Thanks for your input....
    ... Oncologist part of that terrifies me. I've been getting botox in my forehead for the last couple of years. Do you ... know of any reason botox could affect blood count? Thanks for your input. ... I am afraid that I do not know much about Botox except that it is used for pain relief. I do know...
    ... Oncologist part of that terrifies me. I've been getting botox in my forehead for the last couple of years. Do you ... know of any reason botox could affect blood count? Thanks for your input....
    ... Actually, Botox is a form of botulism, a poison that paralyzes the...

  2. Essential Thrombocythemia or Thrombocytosis
    ... Currently the doctor that I see is looking into Botox for my migrains. How have you been dealing with this...

Heart Disorders board

  1. Esophogeal spasms mimic heart attack?
    ... circumstances arrive. I have heard that you can have botox for the spasms, have never talked to a doctor about ... esophagus the nurse there told my husband that I can get botox for the spasms, worth looking into if you are really...

  2. 31yr female scared about heart - please help
    ... medications I've been on are birth control pills and botox . My lifestyle isn't very stressful and and I haven...

High Cholesterol board

  1. HDL/LDL Heart study
    ... to but that will probably change quickly, now that botox is here to stay ;)...

Stroke board

  1. standard treatment
    ... concerned about currently is having both baclofen and botox and I did have a second muscle relaxer but I would ... almost slide out of my chair when I had it. I think the botox helped me and I got them every three months, now my ... doctor set my botox injections in my leg about seven months apart, now...

  2. Progress made
    ... been relentless in seeing that I receive therapy and botox treatments. Three years later my right side ... things besides medicine, excercise, diet, vitamin D and botox . Thanks for the attention to my whining....

  3. Does Baclofen help?
    ... better and still made me sleepy. When I received some Botox that finally allowed the paired muscles to be able...

  4. Walk-AID
    ... keep my MAFO, and continue with my phenol shots or Botox ? keep doing my stretching exercises and hope for the...

  5. Botox Injection
    ... I have had Botox in my hand but not in my foot. It does work for about...
    ... [QUOTE=Alberta1967;2865869]I have had Botox in my hand but not in my foot. It does work for about ... wishes, but what pain are you talking about? Does botox really hurt? I wasn't aware of that. Please tell...
    ... The Botox itself doesn't hurt. It is the needle or I should...
    ... Please tell me I didn't scared you off the Botox ? I didn't mean to if I did. Like I said it is worth ... the doctor's office. It does help, please get the Botox . Alberta:)...
    ... someone about it, but I just can't wait to try the botox . Hopefully it will work as well for me as it does...
    ... on this forum? I'm 14 1/2 years post stroke. I had botox injections back in 1993 wgen botox was in it's infancy ... one for 14 1/2 years! not comfortable at all. what botox has done for me, is absolutely nothing. never noticed ... again no improvement whatsoever. as Alberta says, botox is supposed to last 3-4 months? my doctor now is trying ... Phenol instead of botox , Phenol is supposed to be permenent? but, he says ... how it goes? also Phenol is much less expensive than botox niether Phenol nor botox injections are painful though ... more than the needles. Alberta, I've never had botox in my hand. it soesn't bother me much. have only had ... hope this eases your fears a bit from the pain of botox for you foot/leg? and jkwatson, I hope it gives you ... a perspective on both sides of what to expect from botox injection in May or whenever? in any case good...
    ... because I'd like to mention it to my doctor if the botox lets me down. I'm hoping to have good results with...
    ... a week before I call The Doctor to get some more Botox . It really starts to hurt after a little while. Wish...
    ... a week before I call The Doctor to get some more Botox . It really starts to hurt after a little while. Wish...
    ... hope. I could have strangled them! He has now had botox , at my urging, and back on track to healing. But he...
    ... i tryed to get botox for my leg and they told me the leg is too difficult ... to do with botox . the muscles that are usually affected in the leg...

  6. stroke/head trauma
    ... He also wants to get her into a clinical test for Botox as a pain reliever. I have some concern about this...

  7. Wasting time or just afraid???
    ... therapy now, but my arm hurts so much after it, my Botox is wearing off. Yes I do want my arm back, I just...

  8. Botox Anyone?
    ... may help you also? I also have experience with Botox . if you want to read it? let me know! May god bless...
    ... foot mostly on my little toe, ouch! in mid 1993 when Botox was in it's infancy my doctors thought they could ... to turn in/down/ and under they gave me 12 shots of Botox in my calf/leg the needles themselves as I remember ... not painful at all. but the injection of the actual Botox was quite uncomfortable:blob_fire those shots, did ... absolutely nothing for me? other than cost lots of money. Botox is quite expensive plus only lasts 3 or 4 months! ... the point I'll be happy with. we'll see?instead of Botox he is using Phenol it seems to be more effective and ... supposed to be permanent. for my shoulder, her tried Botox again, says can't use phenol that close to the heart ... and lung muscles. again the Botox did nothing at all but cost $900.00 my share after...

  9. Baclofen
    ... arm and foot. My doctor have recommend Baclofen or Botox to counter react from this spasticity. I just want...
    ... arm and foot. My doctor have recommend Baclofen or Botox to counter react from this spasticity. I just want...
    ... for responding to my question, my doc. have chosen botox injection because he said my problem is a localized...
    ... arm and foot. My doctor have recommend Baclofen or Botox to counter react from this spasticity. I just want ... spasticity is pretty bad, however. I started getting the botox injections, and have experienced some success, but...
    ... spasticity is pretty bad, however. I started getting the botox injections, and have experienced some success, but ... do that. Kelrik :) Dear Kelrik I find that botox injection is of no help to me as well, it wear off ... to fast. I have tried balcofen before botox but it always make be feel drowsy thru out the day...

  10. botox
    ... I USE NEITHER BUT MANY PEOPLE USE BOTH. THEY CLAIM BOTOX HELPS A LOT WITH SPASTICITY. MOST TAKE NEURONTIN WITH...
    ... lynn thanks for the info the first time they tried botox it didn't work this time it was just to help my lower...
    ... Hi Holly I think the neurontin and botox injections have been a great help.Every stroke responds...

  11. stroke-clot & bleed
    ... Took two Vioxx for aching neck before an injection of Botox in vocal cord for spasmodic dysphonia. Had two injections ... of Botox in previous years that improved my speech. Could Vioxx...

Addison's Disease board

  1. It's not Addison's....It's Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)
    ... that anymore. They are telling me that they think Botox injections would work, but my insurance refuses to...

Diabetes board

  1. Confused about diabetic gastric
    ... Nothing has helped. I'm down to 2 final options, Botox shots in the stomach or a drug in Canada, Domperidone...
    ... Nothing has helped. I'm down to 2 final options, Botox shots in the stomach or a drug in Canada, Domperidone ... I feel sick to my stomach. I have not heard of the Botox shots in the stomach. This medication does not always...
    ... I feel sick to my stomach. I have not heard of the Botox shots in the stomach. This medication does not always ... and failed with Reglan, Propulsid, Zelnorm. The Botox and the drug, Domperidone, are my last two offered...
    ... etc to get my nutrition. I question the use of botox . Won't that make your stomach even more paralysed...
    ... the reply! Everything I have seen or heard about Botox just doesn't seem to have a lot of scientific proof...
    ... that though. From what I have heard regarding the botox ...it is more for relief from the nerve pain. I also...

Fibromyalgia board

  1. Pain management for Fibro?
    ... He did the trigger point injections, combined with botox injections in twisted muscles and physical therapy...

  2. newly diagnosed
    ... A couple of therapies that I was satisfied with is botox injections in twisted muscles. These injections need...

  3. Muscle Knots in Upper Back
    ... Try botox injections in the affected muscles. I had good success...
    ... my arms twitch...sigh. I am going to investigate Botox , much as I am afraid of it. Enough is enough here ... you find anything that works. Have you looked into Botox ? Muscle relaxants do anythng? They really don't,...

  4. Botox?
    ... Seaturtle - I was prescribed botox injections for "intractible migraine", meaning migraine ... a more conservative approach before going for the botox injections. A good massage therapist can work on ... muscles & gradually loosen them up. So bottom line, botox injections are legit -- if you can afford them. Otherwise...
    ... Patti - oddly enough, my Medicaid insurance will cover Botox , but not one minute of massage. Go figgur. In ... tennis ball really hurts. I will look into the Botox , then. I just had another migraine today. I also ... that Medicaid will pay for Imitrex injections and Botox , both of which are so expensive, but not for simple...
    ... Hi SeaTurtle: I've had botox injections, and the therapy was very helpful. The ... The only notable problem I had was the doc injected botox in my mouth under my tongue, and it paralyzed my tongue...
    ... Vicodin aren't cuting it. They're coming from my neck. Botox is looking pretty good if it'll work. Thanks for...
    ... SeaTurtle: Don't worry about the botox therapy in the neck muscles. The doctor knows how...

  5. PT - what helps you?
    ... elsewhere; I'm limited by insurance to PT at the hospital. Botox has been suggested for my neck - I'm leary. Has anyone...
    ... does'nt pay for a massage therapist. as far as the botox goes, i have never been mentioned by any doc about...
    ... TENS unit on you for about 20 minutes. I didn't have BOTOX injections but I have had the lidocaine and whatever...
    ... Seaturtle - I have had botox prescribed for me at a pain management clinic, but...

  6. Tell me what to say
    ... knew how to iron out the knots. He was giving me botox injections in twisted muscles, which paralyzed the...

  7. Alternative Treatments
    ... am starting pain managment soon i know they give botox injections in your face to stop the migraines my tmj...

  8. Myofascial Pain
    ... from this condition. You might ask your doctor about botox injections. My pain doctor would inject botox in ... twisting muscles to help them releax and rest. Botox lasts for about 3 months, at which point another series ... of injections would be needed. I found the botox injections, combined with trigger point injections...

  9. Headaches...
    ... What helped my migraines/headaches was botox injections between my shoulders. Seems kind of weird...

  10. Cancelled my Lidocaine Shot
    ... reaction to the cortisone), you could ask your doc about botox injections. I found this helpful as it keeps the...

  11. Does this sound like Fibro?
    ... a bit of relief from this same therapy, along with botox injections. The botox paralyzed the twisting muscles...
    ... a bit of relief from this same therapy, along with botox injections. The botox paralyzed the twisting muscles...

  12. Trigger Point Injections, Anyone?
    ... doctor combined the trigger point injections with botox injections to help muscles rest. The combined therapy...

  13. Fibro and headaches
    ... blades and in my neck. The PT helped, along with botox injections and trigger point injections. If this...

  14. Anyone has any advice,please?
    ... went through the trigger point injections, along with botox injections. Both were helpful. Have you looked in...

  15. Fibro or not?
    ... don't know what to do and how to treat this. i had botox in the muscles between my shoulder blades and that...
    ... don't know what to do and how to treat this. i had botox in the muscles between my shoulder blades and that...
    ... I need to start working out again. I am gonna do botox again as well, it really did help. I appreciate your...

  16. jobs and family...advice
    ... around my neck and between the shoulder blades with botox . The botox paralyzes the muscles so they cannot twist...

  17. steroid injections
    ... physician was giving me steroid injections, along with botox . After awhile, the steroid started causing severe ... go any further than that. In fact, I believe the botox injections were more helpful than the steriod injections ... Did your physician ever mention the possibility of botox injections to you? Blessings, Kirstee...
    ... i have an hmo, so i doubt the botox would be covered. I have never heard of botox for ... this before. how long does the botox work?is doe the same way. how often do u have to do...

  18. new to this board
    ... never heard of the shots you mentioned. I've had botox injections to stop muscles from twisting. This therapy...
    ... Myobloc is another name for botulinum toxin type B ( botox ). They are the same thing and are used in medical...

  19. New to board, new to FM, not new to pain.
    ... Vicodin and Tramadol for the pain, and I get frequent Botox injections in my eyelid area for the spasms (I've ... had the spasms for 5 years and only recently got the Botox injections which immediately stopped the spasms)....
    ... it doesn't seem to help much with that. I too get botox injections into my face, scalp and neck, but that...

  20. Is the tender point test really this light?
    ... to an opthalmologist who injected my eyelids with Botox , and the twitching has completely stopped! (See my ... spasms and twitching, I can tell you what a relief the Botox injections are! It's not painful, you hardly feel...

  21. Muscle spasms / twitching
    ... so I searched for a Dr who would agree to give me Botox injections in my eyelid area. The injections weren ... miracle! I've read some articles that said that Botox can be used for other muscle spasms, so it's worth ... reasons (like eyelids). My insurance covered the Botox in my eyelid area. The Dr had extra Botox in the syringe...

  22. Bottom Neck/Top Back Muscle Pain
    ... similar to yours, I went to a clinic that administers botox injections. The botox helped to paralyze the muscles ... so they could not twist. Botox is really helpful for this type of pain. If you are...
    ... Thanks Kirstee, I'll have to check into botox injections. I hadn't heard of this remedy before...
    ... similar to yours, I went to a clinic that administers botox injections. The botox helped to paralyze the muscles ... so they could not twist. Botox is really helpful for this type of pain. If you are...
    ... Are botox injections covered by insurance?...
    ... Does anyone know if botox injections (for non-cosmetic purposes) are covered...
    ... QUOTE=GodsGirl4ever06;2918561]Does anyone know if botox injections (for non-cosmetic purposes) are covered...

  23. So, I realized something . . .
    ... horrible headaches. What I found helped with this is botox injections. The doctor would carefully inject botox ... twisting stops, so does the pain. The only problem with botox treatment is that the injections have to be repeated...

  24. chronic fatigue and chronic "discomfort"
    ... take zanaflex and wake up tight and sore. I hope botox will help. Guess I am just "talking" not really looking...

  25. can I have both w/o fibro???
    ... for quitting smoking. I am thinking about getting botox in the chronically tense traps and low errector muscles...

  26. I Just am not sure anymore
    ... have almost permanent knots in them- no matter what/ botox , lidocain, tens. Nothing seems to work. So is that ... release ultram now. I may look into that. I may try the botox again, not sure. My ribs are burning right now-this...

  27. burning but not hot to touch
    ... given prednisone in trigger point injections, and botox injections to calm the twisting muscles. The prednisone...

  28. Chiro said my muscle have become like rocks...
    ... doctor gave me trigger point injections, as well as botox injections in certain muscle groups. I also began...

  29. What can I do for the knots in my back and shoulders???
    ... my back and shoulders??? I have tried a TENS unit, botox injections, PT, myofacial release, acupuncture (which...
    ... those. How much did it hurt? I hate needles and the botox inj hurt quite a bit. I could ask for a sedative...
    ... do you think it will be bad?? I was okay after my botox and those were in the spots I am sure these will be...

  30. fibro and gum/jaw/teeth/face pain?
    ... specialty patients. The doctor treated the condition with botox injections to relax the twisting muscles around my ... problems). Once he paralyzed the muscles with the botox so they could rest, the neuralgia became better. ...

  31. TRIGGER POINT INJECTIONS or ACUPUNTURE??
    ... of cortisone and lidocaine. He also was giving me botox injections in muscles that were very twisted. Between...

  32. don't know yet, but others think fibro....
    ... all muscles from my head down to my bra line. I did Botox recently and it did not help. I have done PT, myofacial...


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