Botulinum toxin: Drug formulations
- Jonathan M Zand, PharmD BCPS
Jonathan M Zand, PharmD BCPS
- Senior Associate Editor – Drug Information
Botulinum toxin (BoNT) products used for improving cosmetic defects caused by muscle contraction and in the management of achalasia, dystonias, chronic migraine, spasticity, and other indications are commercially available as three serotype A preparations and one serotype B preparation. Links to the Lexicomp drug information topics are provided below.
For indications for clinical use and additional information on specific agents, refer to the relevant UpToDate topics.
BOTULINUM TOXIN FOR INJECTION
Botulinum toxin type A: Lexicomp drug information monographs