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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)
... 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)
... 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)
... You might not get back to read this at this late date, but I just thought I'd throw in another experience. Muscle spasms have always been my biggest problem with my MS. Unfortunately, some muscles can spasm continually, meaning they get rock hard and pretty much never let go. ... (12 replies)
... Does anyone have anything to say regarding the use of botox injections for muscle spasms? ... (5 replies)
... said he wanted to wait before giving me anything until the results of the LP had come in, which I guess makes sense. Still, I was wondering if anyone had tried Botox for spasms. Expensive, but the MS specialist seemed to have a lot of faith in it and thought it was a shame insurance wouldn't recognize it as being beneficial. ... (12 replies)
... Maybe if there are precendents elsewhere of insurance companies paying for Botox treatments, other insurance companies will follow suit. ... (12 replies)
... I had Botox injections in my calf 3 months ago. ... (12 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)
... 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)
... Has anyone had experience with Botox injections for severe muscle spasms from MS? ... (3 replies)
... st who suggested the possibility of Botox. He also talked about the use of an implanted Baclofen pump which I don't really like the sound of. He did say that the Botox injections only last a few months which is certainly a down side. So, I wondered if anyone had any success with the injections before I ask my Dr. ... (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 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)
... 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)
... As far as I have read, Botox for spasticity isn't approved, it's just experimental. ... (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. You might see if there are any ongoing trials in which you could participate. :angel: (5 replies)

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