Is it ok to get Botox for auxiliary and palms-plantar Hyperhidrosis as the same time?
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Botox for excessive sweating
Thank you for your question Sundus.89. Botox is a purified protein used to address wrinkles associated with facial expression. Off the face it can be used to treat hyperhidrosis, or excessive sweating. Common areas for such treatment include the palms, soles, and underarms. The most common dose is 50 units per side per area, 100 units total. So three areas is usually 300 units. These treatments may be done at the same time. Please consult with a doctor for specific recommendations. Good luck!
Yes , medical botox can be injected in multiple areas for hyperhidrosis in the same time .
Consult with a certified dermatologist regarding plan of treatment .
Yes. No problem at all.
It is acceptable to use Botox on multiple areas of the body as effect remains local and does not affect any other areas.
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Hyperhidrosis and Botox
The medication will not affect the use of Botox. there is no way to know the dose you will need. The first thing a doctor does is what is called a starch iodine test to see where and how much is needed. Be sure you see a board certified dermatologist or plastic surgeon
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