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... I get botox shots in my neck for muscle spasms. I have a condition called cervical dystonia also known as spasmodic torticollis. My neck muscles are in a constant spasm, they become very hard. ... (12 replies)
... My stepfather has Parkinsons and is having botox injections for muscle spasms. It was very difficult to get the insuarnce company to approve it however they eventually they came through. ... (5 replies)
... There are meds available for muscle spasms. I know that botox can work, but I think that you should discuss any treatment in depth with your doctor. Botox, wrongly used, can cause problems. ... (5 replies)

... Does anyone have anything to say regarding the use of botox injections for muscle spasms? ... (5 replies)
... I haven't been diagnosed as having MS but the MS specialist says its "possible MS". The neuro said that Botox injections might help my muscle spasms either way. Has anyone who is experiencing muscle spasms ever tried Botox and did it help? ... (12 replies)
... and that your insurance paid for it!! ... (12 replies)
... neuro. He asked why my regular neuro hadn't suggested it! But he did confirm that insurance wouldn't pay for it. I've been on Soma and Baclofen for 3 years and not gotten much relief. ... (12 replies)
... As far as I have read, Botox for spasticity isn't approved, it's just experimental. There are a few different spasticty drugs on the market, I wonder why your doctor didn't mention those first? ... (12 replies)
... I had Botox injections in my calf 3 months ago. ... (12 replies)
... year old calf looked alot younger, but I didn't notice that!! They injected the gastrocnemius muscle and the anterior tibial and that definitely reduced the spasms from those muscles. I have a foot drop and it seemed to be more pronounced before the Botox. ... (12 replies)
... I thought it was Collagen that makes the fat lips. Botox temporarily paralyzes the muscle (so it forces it to relax). As far as I know there's no swelling like the Collagen. kelpie (12 replies)
... Thanks for your reply! Yes, I have MS and have tried Zanaflex, Baclofen, and even Clonazepam. All they seem to do is make me more tired than I am already. ... (5 replies)
... well i had the botox injction for the accomadative spasm in my eyes ,but it did not work so they are going to try a stronger dose in jan ,but they still dont know why it is happening,and dont know if next one will work as i am an unusual case. so very worried and fed up as work are giving me a hard time.:confused: (12 replies)
... I have been fighting spasmodic torticollis for alot of years,I have gotten so many injections but even the botox has not stopped it !!! So please feel free to post to me . This has been soooooo devastating not only the pain but all the meds and injections !!!!! ... (12 replies)
... i have been offered botox treatment for my blurred vision, but was not sure about it as no one knows what is causing the mucsle spasmsin my eyes. ... (12 replies)
... about 15 years ago the research I did suggested botox was being tried for that. ... (12 replies)
... It looks like you have been through most of the meds for spasms. Because of the lack of FDA approval, I would not place any great hope in getting Medicare approval. ... (5 replies)
... Thanks for the input! My neuro doc seems to think it can help and that Medicare might kick in as well! Let's hope so! Good luck to your stepfather too! ... (5 replies)
... Hi.. I'm new here.. I get botox for severe muscle spasms due to Cervical and Oromandibular dystonia. after 5 yrs of them I've found they are a MIXED blessing.. ... (3 replies)
... Has anyone had experience with Botox injections for severe muscle spasms from MS? ... (3 replies)

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