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Botox

™ a preparation of botulinum toxin used to treat muscle spasm and to remove wrinkles
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The magnitude of change in the scores of the 16/21 patients who reported improvement after intravesical onabotulinum toxin A was statistically significant, and as expected, the incontinence domain showed a large magnitude of change (improving by almost a third of the possible subscale range), as did the urinary QOL question (improving by over 40% of the potential answer range).
Intradetrusor injection of onabotulinum toxin A was initially approved for the management of detrusor overactivity of neurogenic etiology.
The use of onabotulinum toxin A requires an understanding of its mechanism of action, proper injection technique, and careful counseling regarding efficacy and potential adverse effects.
There are currently three different commercial forms of botulinum toxin A available: onabotulinum toxin A (Botox[R], Allergan), abobotulinum toxin A (Dysport[R], Ispen Biopharm, Ltd.
2000) initially described onabotulinum toxin A as a treatment option in patients with spinal cord injury with detrusor overactivity.
Efficacy and Side Effects Of Onabotulinum Toxin A For OAB and NDO
Methods: Eligible patients who completed either of two phase 3 trials could enter a three-year extension study to receive onabotulinum toxin A treatment "as needed" for control of symptoms.
After onabotulinum toxin A treatments 1-6, QOL improvements were consistently maintained at 2-3X MID across treatment cycles, with most patients achieving [greater than or equal to]MID (range 65.
Conclusions: Consistent improvements in OAB symptoms after long-term treatment with onabotulinum toxin A corresponded with durable QOL improvements, with no new safety signals.
Network meta-analysis to assess the treatment effect of onabotulinum toxin A, mirabegron, and anticholinergics vs.