BOTOX® UNDERARM QUESTIONS
What is it like to get BOTOX® treatment?
It will make 10 to 15 small injections into the affected underarm area through a very fine needle. You should notice a significant reduction in underarm sweating within 4 weeks of your first treatment. If you do not see a significant reduction in sweating, you should contact your doctor and request a follow-up consultation.
How much does BOTOX® treatment cost?
The cost of treatment varies every clinic and depending on your provider and insurance coverage.
When should I ask about BOTOX®?
Talk to your doctor at any time about your condition and BOTOX® treatment.
It’s possible your underarm sweating can be managed by a topical agent, such as an antiperspirant or deodorant containing an aluminum-based compound. If that doesn’t work, ask your doctor if BOTOX®treatment may be right for you.
Is BOTOX® treatment right for me?
To make the right treatment decision, discuss the following with your Your doctor experience with BOTOX® treatment. Effectiveness of BOTOX® treatment and important safety information about BOTOX® injections ￼
You should tell your doctor about all your medical conditions, including if you have : A disease that affects your muscles and nerves (such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis [ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease], myasthenia gravis, or Lambert-Eaton syndrome).
It is not known if BOTOX® passes into breast milk Tell your doctor about all the medicines you take, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. For further information, please refer to the Medication Guide and make sure you talk to your doctor.
What happens after BOTOX® treatment?
Once treatment becomes effective, you will have a significant reduction in sweating. Individual results may vary. There is a possibility that some sweat glands may be missed, and you may continue to experience some sweating from the untreated areas. If you do not see a significant reduction in sweating, you should contact your doctor.