1 Month post Botox: Whole face is swelling and red, I also have a fever... Could it be from botox?
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Botox and Facial Swelling
The generalized systemic reaction you are describing with fever and redness can be quite serious. Although it is unlikely that one month later it could be caused by your injections, I would return immediately to your dermatologist for examination to see what the cause of your reaction is. Please keep me posted.
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Swelling face and fever one month after Botox
- A red, swelling face and fever suggests a facial infection.
- It is unlikely to be from Botox given a month ago.
- You should contact your regular doctor promptly or seek emergency care. Best wishes.
Swollen and red 1 month after Botox
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