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Botox and Dysport for Medical Uses

Botox® Cosmetic and Dysport® for Medical Uses

Botox® Cosmetic and Dysport® are also used medically to help with various conditions.

Headaches

Patients with tension and migraine headaches can benefit from Botox injections, including some patients who are not helped by other medications. 

Excessive sweating – hyperhydrosis

Botox injections for sweaty armpits, hands and feet are very effective in most patients. Botox blocks the nerve impulse to the sweat gland so that the nerve cannot stimulate sweating. Most patients have injections twice a year. 

Other conditions

There are other conditions where Botox® Cosmetic is also used including eyelid spasm – blepharospasm, eye alignment – strabismus, and some tear duct issuesCasey Facial Aesthetic Surgery Center has the experts you can trust to care for your eyes and eye-related conditions.

Headaches

Botox treatment for headaches is available at these clinics:

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Clinic

Casey Facial Aesthetic Surgery Center

Excessive Sweating

Botox injections for hyperhydrosis are available at these clinics:

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Clinic

Dermatology Laser & Cosmetic Center

Eyelid Conditions

Botox treatment for eyelid conditions is available at this clinic:

Casey Facial Aesthetic Surgery Center