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Botox Safety Information and Side Effects

Botox Safety Information

Therapeutic Response Decreased ( 818 reports)    ➢ More

Therapeutic Response Decreased

This case suggests a potential Botox Cosmetic Therapeutic Response Decreased side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 39-year-old female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): skin wrinkling and used Botox Cosmetic (dosage: 15 Units, Single) starting Nov 08, 2013. Soon after starting Botox Cosmetic the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Therapeutic Response Decreased
Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Botox Cosmetic demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Therapeutic Response Decreased, may still occur.

Eyelid Ptosis ( 706 reports)    ➢ More

Dry Eye, Ocular Hyperaemia, Eyelid Ptosis

Adverse event was reported on Feb 10, 2014 by a Female taking Botox Cosmetic (Dosage: 14 Units, Single) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 49 years of age, Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Botox side effects: dry eye, ocular hyperaemia, eyelid ptosis.
Associated medications used:
  • Anti Depressant Nos (Unk)
  • Anti Anxiety Nos (Unk)

Headache ( 570 reports)    ➢ More

Nephrolithiasis, Headache, Neck Pain, Muscular Weakness

This Headache problem was reported by a physician from US. A 88-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): headache.On 201311 a consumer started treatment with Botox (dosage: Unk Unk, Single). The following health products were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Botox, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Nephrolithiasis
  • Headache
  • Neck Pain
  • Muscular Weakness
The patient was hospitalized. Although all health products are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Headache, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.

Dysphagia ( 489 reports)    ➢ More

Anxiety, Panic Attack, Insomnia, Anhidrosis, Dry Eye, Dry Mouth, Dysphagia, Muscular Weakness, Visual Impairment

A case of a 39-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US was presented. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: skin cosmetic procedure and was treated with Botox (dosage: Into The Muscle) starting Apr 04, 2013. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the subject experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Anxiety
  • Panic Attack
  • Insomnia
  • Anhidrosis
  • Dry Eye
  • Dry Mouth
  • Dysphagia
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Visual Impairment
This opens a possibility that Botox could cause Dysphagia and that some female subjects may be more susceptible.

Injection Site Pain ( 453 reports)    ➢ More

Injection Site Pain

on Feb 10, 2014 a male from US , 58 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Botox Cosmetic. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Botox side effects: injection site pain. Botox Cosmetic dosage: Unk.

Common Botox Side Effects

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Therapeutic Response Decreased (818)
Eyelid Ptosis (706)
Headache (570)
Dysphagia (489)
Injection Site Pain (453)
Muscular Weakness (448)
Asthenia (375)
Off Label Use (293)
Dyspnoea (288)
Dizziness (283)
Facial Paresis (271)
Fatigue (259)
Nausea (239)
Vision Blurred (218)
Influenza Like Illness (216)
Swelling Face (195)
Hypoaesthesia (181)
Neck Pain (168)
Anxiety (160)
Pain (144)
Eyelid Oedema (139)
Muscle Spasms (137)
Paraesthesia (136)
Pyrexia (129)
Injection Site Swelling (127)
Diplopia (119)
Rash (117)
Dysphonia (115)
Eye Swelling (113)
Dry Eye (106)
Erythema (101)
Incorrect Dose Administered (91)
Burning Sensation (91)
Malaise (89)
Dry Mouth (86)
Chest Pain (85)
Chills (85)
Speech Disorder (85)
Diarrhoea (84)
Dysarthria (83)
Migraine (82)
Vomiting (81)
Back Pain (80)
Arthralgia (76)
Pruritus (75)
Myalgia (75)
Insomnia (74)
Cough (73)
Urticaria (73)
Musculoskeletal Stiffness (71)

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