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Doctor insights on: Safe Botox Treatments Pregnant

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Is it safe to do botox while pregnant?

Is it safe to do botox while pregnant?

Please Don't: Although it has not been studied specifically in humans, it is not recommended to get Botox treatments while pregnant or breast feeding. The little one comes first! hope you have a great pregnancy! ...Read more

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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Is it safe to get botox treatments while i'm pregnant?

Is it safe to get botox treatments while i'm pregnant?

No: It is listed as a catergory c drug by the fda which means it has been shown to cause problems in animals but that there is no data in humans. My opinion is to avoid it in pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is it safe for pregnant women to get botox or dysport injections? Would those injections negatively effect a woman's chances of getting pregnant?

Is it safe for pregnant women to get botox or dysport injections? Would those injections negatively effect a woman's chances of getting pregnant?

Unsure: There are no studies to show that Botox or Dysport are safe in pregnancy. They are not commonly used by pregnant women. Using these medications for cosmetic reasons would be unlikely to affect fertility. ...Read more

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Is it safe for me to have botox facial injections whilst on infliximab, methotrexate and asacol (mesalamine) treatment for ulcerative colitis?

It is safe: Botox does not interact with these and almost all other medications. I have several patients with colitis on these drugs and have injected Botox for their chronic migraines without any side effects. ...Read more

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Is torodol given after botox treatment for migraines?

Is torodol given after botox treatment for migraines?

Botox for migraines: Most patients do not require any pain meds after a Botox treatment, some may take a tylenol (acetaminophen) or advil for a day or two. If you are already taking migraine meds and your pcp wants to add an NSAID like toradol, then that should not be an issue unless you have a history of gastritis. Discuss with your prescribing physician. ...Read more

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Are botox or hyaluronic acid injections contraindicated for someone pregnant?

Botox pregnancy: Yes, Botox and fillers should not be used during pregnancy as we have no studies demonstrating their safety during this time. Fortunately, pregnancy makes most women look wonderful, so i suspect you wouldn't need it anyways. Good luck! ...Read more

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What are the side effects of botox for the treatment of nondiabetic gastroparesis?

What are the side effects of botox for the treatment of nondiabetic gastroparesis?

Unknown...: There are a few studies looking at the effectiveness of Botox injection of the pylorus in patients with idiopathic gastroparesis and none showed it to be any better than placebo. There were no significant side effects of Botox injection of the pylorus in the studies. Good luck! ...Read more

Dr. Jeffrey Pollard
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Botulinum Toxin (Botox) Injection (Definition)

Botox is a medicine that causes muscles to relax. It is commonly used to improve the appearance of deep facial lines or wrinkles between the eyebrows. It is also used to relieve migraine, and in certain conditions that involve muscle spasm. ...Read more