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Contraindications to the application of botulinum toxin

It is sometimes a relative, or temporary, contraindication. Other times, the contraindication is absolute and definitive.

There are some contraindications to the application of botulinum toxin.
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The main contraindications are:

Pregnant women

nursing mothers

History of allergy to botulinum toxin (it is very rare to happen, but it can exist!)

Patients with neuromuscular diseases.


Some examples of neuromuscular diseases: muscular dystrophies, congenital myopathies, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Myasthenia Gravis, among others.

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