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How Long Do I Need to Take Botox for Cervical Dystonia?

I have cervical dystonia how long do I need to take botox until the muscle will atrophy? The biggest muscle from cervical dystonia is my right splenius capitis. How many years should I expect to take botox until I will notice this muscle atrophying and a decrease in my dystonia symptoms?

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Botulinum Toxin (Dysport and Botox) for cervical dystonia

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You may experience near immediate relief but prolonged relief amy require ongoing treatment. Physical therapy may be beneficial


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