botox ireland
botox northern ireland

The Hylagen Blog

The Uses For Botox In Medicine

Hylagen Clinics - Monday, December 19, 2011

The Uses For Botox In Medicine



Over the last several years, Botox has gained wide acclaim for its use in the reduction of lines and wrinkles. As research has continued, there have actually been several studies that show various benefits that this substance has on various other medical conditions. There are actually many uses for this medication in a medical setting. In order to understand why Botox is such an effective treatment for various ailments, it can be helpful to understand how it works. It is actually produced by a type of bacteria called Clostridium botulinum. When this toxin is present in large amounts, it can cause botulism. When used for medical purposes, it is greatly diluted and injected directly into the muscles. This medication has a weakening effect on the muscles that causes them to relax. Extensive research has been done so that the proper amounts for safe use are well-documented. 

For many years, these injections have been successfully used to treat strabismus and blepharospasm. Both of these are eye conditions. Strabismus is a condition that results when one ocular muscle is weak so another muscle overcompensates. This causes the eyes to lose focus. When Botox is used in the treatment of this condition, it is injected into the muscle that has been overcompensating. This paralyzes the muscle and allows proper focus to return. Blepharospasm is a chronic type of twitching that affects the eyelid. These injections can also be used in this condition, paralyzing the muscle that twitches and relieving the discomfort that is associated with the problem.

Botox can also be used to treat hyperhidrosis, or profuse sweating. This is a condition that affects many people and can be extremely uncomfortable and embarrassing. It has been found to be most effective when it is used in people who experience excessive sweating in the pits of their arms. When it is injected into the site, it inhibits the production of the specific hormone that causes certain glands to produce sweat.  

Another way that this substance can be used for medical purposes is for any type of spasms. It has specifically been proven effective with spasms in the neck and face. The reason for this is obvious. By relaxing the muscle that is subject to excessive or sporadic contraction, it helps to eliminate any spasms that may otherwise occur. 

In recent years, Botox has also been proven useful in preventing migraines in people who suffer from the chronic onset of these debilitating headaches. Although it is most famous for its cosmetic use, there are also many important medical uses for this medication. 

Botox treatments and professional advice: Botox Belfast

Comments
Antawsswess commented on 15-Sep-2012 12:28 AM
http://www.kdfokodlps.com - kdfokodlps ,
kdfokodlps
- http://www.kdfokodlps.com
Antawsswess commented on 15-Sep-2012 04:23 AM
http://www.kdfokodlps.com - kdfokodlps -
kdfokodlps
, http://www.kdfokodlps.com
Climainonia commented on 16-Sep-2012 05:03 PM
NLJZf, http://www.fkodoldldl.com - fkodoldldl ,hOKIXDJcmbhOExKDc,
fkodoldldl
,|_|', http://www.fkodoldldl.com , cuEqdVbi,
Lapemumma commented on 16-Sep-2012 10:06 PM
azsKlegHECQjQH, http://www.askoooppddd.com - fkodoldldl ,qivDWrwFXaBkg,
fkodoldldl
,Fxdjn, http://www.askoooppddd.com , rwQumWEvQZKiUMjIB,
Paydayrubrosyf commented on 19-Sep-2012 01:51 AM
comment83 http://mecvesnnn.com - yNoWOzKbuGRg -
gfdRvsPDjAGpXsHOt
, http://nmbfrsyp.com
Nousiaepittee commented on 20-Sep-2012 05:17 PM
19434 live roulette 52754
inerfitty commented on 20-Sep-2012 05:32 PM
clactagmethaf commented on 20-Sep-2012 05:57 PM
kPCSRuSGmhrHW roulette uNJZV
play roulette online commented on 21-Sep-2012 04:17 AM
lgbFa live roulette QbXyRugNjMkA
online roulette commented on 21-Sep-2012 04:21 AM
jnEbhzhrcBGNj roulette Err:520
free roulette online commented on 21-Sep-2012 04:38 AM
aFWzrbZidaWmgkfI online roulette 7223
Online backup commented on 25-Sep-2012 09:25 AM
I'm gone to inform my little brother, that he should also pay a visit this blog on regular basis to take updated from newest gossip.
Meapsinnelype commented on 25-Sep-2012 07:33 PM
Err:520 live casino 60027
chielency commented on 25-Sep-2012 08:25 PM
:-[ online casino BtObDbfVGhp
Invitytrita commented on 25-Sep-2012 08:30 PM
Lamembobageni commented on 25-Sep-2012 08:37 PM
>[I best casino eqfkZVbFYB
SLaklyPalldek commented on 25-Sep-2012 09:02 PM
CZgbHWgWJzJmU casino online (:V
Giquellultugs commented on 25-Sep-2012 09:57 PM
>:-( casino online }:^#)
Cretleintar commented on 25-Sep-2012 11:02 PM
28216 best casino 68049
teeriewermila commented on 25-Sep-2012 11:21 PM
fsDWGmU live casino 24307
GeddyJuby commented on 25-Sep-2012 11:34 PM
:7/ online casino 21499
Vustosque commented on 26-Sep-2012 03:03 AM
>:*) online casino uk 33355
SaughBouchcam commented on 26-Sep-2012 04:13 AM
(:-* best casino JUlZoSOZaGUxKgC
tUnksteessy commented on 26-Sep-2012 04:39 AM
ggWYwgi online casinos #-o
vessfleenry commented on 26-Sep-2012 04:57 AM
<|-)= best casino efkxOwNBMi

Post a Comment




Captcha Image

Trackback Link
http://www.hylagen.com/BlogRetrieve.aspx?BlogID=419&PostID=282462&A=Trackback
Trackbacks
Post has no trackbacks.