Botox, Dysport, Xeomin
BOTOX® is a prescription medicine that is injected to prevent headaches in adults with chronic migraine who have 15 or more days each month with headache lasting 4 or more hours each day in people 18 years or older.Medical consultation prior to ordering medication. Clients must meet specific criteria.
**Additionally, Botox can be used to enhance lip area with what is called "a lip flip", be used for cosmetic purposes (wrinkles, etc.) and treat hyperhidrosis.
Dysport is an injection that temporarily treats moderate to severe frown lines between the eyebrows by reducing specific muscle activity.
Xeomin® , made by Merz Pharmaceuticals, is approved by the US FDA for the treatment of adults with cervical dystonia or blepharospasm and Moderate to severe frown lines between the eyebrows. Xeomin® has now been approved for some cosmetic indications – Moderate to severe frown lines between the eyebrows. Similar to other drugs in this category, including Botox® and Dysport®, that also have FDA approval for the treatment of facial wrinkles. Now that Xeomin® is available and FDA approved, doctors can use it both on-label and off-label to treat the same facial lines treated by Botox® and Dysport®, including frown lines, crow’s feet and forehead wrinkles.