Dysport

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Description

Prescription Dysport is an injection used to temporarily improve the look of your moderate to severe frown lines without changing the look of your whole face. The untreated facial muscles still work normally, allowing you to freely show facial expressions, such as smiling, in untreated areas.

Dysport is a formulation that has been shown to deliver temporary improvementin moderate to severe frown lines, even with repeat treatments. So, the effect ofrepeat treatment with Dysport may be comparable to your first use.

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How does Dysport work

With just 1 injection into each of 5 points between and over the eyebrows,Dysport blocks the signal from the nerve to the muscles, ultimately resultingin a reduction of muscle activity and temporarily preventing contraction of themuscles that cause frown lines. You should not be treated with Dysport morefrequently than every 90 days.

Treatment with prescription Dysport can temporarily improve the look of yourmoderate to severe frown lines. Treatment generally takes just 10 to 20 minutes.

The most common side effects of Dysport treatment are nose and throatirritation, headache, injection site pain, injection site skin reaction, upperrespiratory tract infection, eyelid swelling, eyelid drooping, sinus inflammation,and nausea. You should wait at least 90 days between Dysport treatments.

FAQs

How long has dysport been used?

Though approved in the United States for aesthetic use in April 2009, Dysport has a history ofuse in other countries since 1991. Outside the U.S., it was first approved for aesthetic use in 2001.

What about side effects of dysport?

The most common side effects are nose and throat irritation, headache, injection site pain,injection site skin reaction, upper respiratory tract infection, eyelid swelling, eyelid drooping, sinusinflammation, and nausea. In some cases, Dysport may cause serious side effects, such asswallowing or breathing problems, that may be life threatening.

How often can I get injections of dysport?

You should wait at least 90 days between Dysport treatments. The safety of Dysport has beenstudied in up to 12 repeated treatments. Clinical studies demonstrated continued efficacy with upto four repeated treatments.