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A 42-year-old member asked:

Does botox affect the endocrine system?

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Dr. Ralph Rosato
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
No : Botox is a muscle blocker. It stops muscles from working thereby lessening wrinkles.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Dr. William Culviner
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 32 years experience
No: It has direct temporary effects at the neuromuscular junction, where it is injected. It doesn't effect the endocrine system.
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