A randomized pilot study comparing the action halos of two commercial preparations of botulinum toxin type A.

@article{Hexsel2008ARP,
  title={A randomized pilot study comparing the action halos of two commercial preparations of botulinum toxin type A.},
  author={Doris Hexsel and Taciana Dal'forno and Camile Luiza Hexsel and D{\'e}bora Zechmeister do Prado and Maryelle Moreira Lima},
  journal={Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]},
  year={2008},
  volume={34 1},
  pages={52-9}
}
BACKGROUND The determination of the action halos of botulinum toxin type A aids in targeting specific muscles and/or sweat glands, thereby preventing the occurrence of side effects. OBJECTIVES The objective of this study was to compare the action halos of two commercial preparations of botulinum toxin type A, Dysport (Ipsen, Slough, UK) and BOTOX (Allergan, Irvine, CA). MATERIAL AND METHODS Eighteen volunteers received applications of both products into randomized sides of the frontalis… CONTINUE READING

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