A 26-year-old female asked:
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how long will the difficulty swallowing after botox injection last that i received for cervical dystonia? is this temporary?

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Dr. John Michel
45 years experience Family Medicine
It is temporary: The length of time this last will vary AT some usages will be effective for a month. Others will last two months and continue to be effective . You may well have to put up with this for several weeks 6-8 weeks. Call the doctor tomorrow in the AM and ask to be seen tomorrow. Be careful as eat as you could aspirate. Do not use a straw and take small amounts at a time.
Answered on Sep 8, 2020

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