Category: Injectables Neuromuscular Agents
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How Supplied:

Purified neurotoxin complex. Each vial of OnabotulinumtoxinA contains 100 units of clostridium botulinum type A neurotoxin complex, 0.5 mg of albumin (human), and 0.9 mg of sodium chloride in a sterile, vacuumdried form without a preservative

Indications and Usage:

OnabotulinumtoxinA is FDA -approved for temporary improvement in the appearance of moderate to severe glabellar lines associated with corrugator and/or procerus muscle activity in patients 18 to 65 years.

Shelf Life:

Up to 3 years after production date. Refrigeration required


3-4 months

Side Effects and Contraindications:

OnabotulinumtoxinA is contraindicated in the presence of infection at the proposed injection site(s) and in individuals with known hypersensitivity to any ingredient in the formulation. There have been rare reports of adverse events involving the cardiovascular system. Serious and/or immediate hypersensitivity reactions have been reported rarely. These reactions include anaphylaxis, urticaria, soft-tissue edema, and dyspnea. The most common adverse events following injection include blepharoptosis and nausea. Localized pain, infection, inflammation, tenderness, swelling, erythema, and/or bleeding/bruising may be associated with the injection. Patients with neuromuscular disorders such as ALS, myasthenia gravis, or Lambert-Eaton syndrome may be at increased risk of serious adverse events.


Allergan, Inc.