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Botox Facts

In 2001, when Health Canada approved botulinum toxin type A for the treatment of frown lines, Botox® suddenly became a household name. Very few drug brands have been talked about as much as Botox® and yet, there are still many misconceptions about the drug. Most people know that Botox® is a great solution for smoothing out wrinkles between the eyes, but very few people know that it can also be used to treat excessive sweating, or that prior to its fame in treating wrinkles, it was actually licensed in Canada since 1990 as a safe and effective treatment for a number of disorders caused by overactive muscles.

A surge in research and clinical studies has confirmed the emergence of new cosmetic and therapeutic uses for this drug. Get the facts about Botox® its use, its many benefits, as well as its limitations.

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