Therapeutic Applications of Botox
Botox can also be used to treat conditions such as excessive sweating, migraines, TMJ, Bruxism. Check with your insurance provider to see if Therapeutic Botox is covered if you suffer for the following conditions:
Migraines are painful, debilitating headaches. Symptoms include nausea, sensitivity to lights, sound, and smells. Therapeutic Botox® can significantly reduce the number and severity of migraines. You should begin to experience relief within 7 to 10 days, and the treatment will last between 3 to 4 months.
Bruxism is the medical term for teeth clenching and grinding, during the day or at night. Mouth guards can help; however, many people find them difficult to wear and they can disrupt sleep. Bruxism can lead to tooth damage, hypersensitive teeth, aching jawline muscle and headaches.
TMJ or Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction
People who suffer from TMJ experience pain while chewing and aching jaw. Headaches, neck, and/or shoulder pain are also associated with TMJ. Noises from the joint during mandibular movement may be described as clicking, popping, or grating. Therapeutic Botox® relaxes the jaw muscles, relieving the pain and discomfort associated with Bruxism and TMJ up to 4 months.
Hyperhidrosis (Excessive Sweating) underarms, face, hands and feet.
Excessive sweating affects your life. It can have a serious impact on you self-confidence, clothing choices, personal relationships, your career. Therapeutic Botox is a treatment for excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis) that prevents stimulation of the sweat glands. Learn how to manage your hyperhidrosis today.
A one time program is available for those with a private drug plan who have not previously submitted a prescription for Therapeutic Botox for Hyperhidrosis qualify. If you are denied, the cost of the drug will be reimbursed to you. Your cost is the injection fee. www.sweatless.ca