Botox Cosmetic

Active Ingredient(s): Botulinum Toxin Type A
FDA Approved: * December 9, 1991
Pharm Company: * ALLERGAN
Category: Skin Care

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Botox Cosmetic Overview

Botulinum toxin (BTX) is a neurotoxic protein produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum and related species.[1] It prevents the release of the neurotransmitter acetylcholine from axon endings at the neuromuscular junction and thus causes flaccid paralysis.[2] Infection with the bacterium causes the disease botulism. The toxin is also used commercially in medicine, cosmetics and research. Botulinum is the most acutely lethal toxin known, with an estimated ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Botulinum Toxin Type A
  • Injection: 100 Units, 100unit
  • Vial: 100 units/vial, 100u/vial, 200 units/vial, 50 units/vial
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Botox Cosmetic: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0023-3919 Botox Cosmetic 50 [usp'u]/1 Intramuscular Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Allergan, Inc.
  • 0023-9232 Botox Cosmetic 100 [usp'u]/1 Intramuscular Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Allergan, Inc.

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