ABCs and 123s of ona-, abo- and incobotulinumtoxinA
ABCs and 123s of ona-, abo- and incobotulinumtoxinAA recently published stepwise approach to treating wrinkles provides a template for achieving safe, effective results with FDA-approved neurotoxins.
Botulinum formulations show slight outcomes differencesA new comparative study showed that the use of intradetrusor injections of abobotulinum toxin A (Dysport) for urinary incontinence due to neurogenic detrusor overactivity provided results that were similar to or superior to those seen with onabotulinum toxin A (Botox), depending on the dosage of the latter.
Galderma, Mentor Worldwide collaborationIt’s a move to try to garner both surgeon and consumer loyalty. Will it work?
Botox + Dysport: Better together?One doctor says using a combination of Botox and Dysport creates a better result than using either one alone.
Botulinum toxin market grows along with senior segment
Botulinum toxin market grows along with senior segmentCurrent botulinum toxin products are more similar than different and can be effectively used for many purposes beyond facial lines and wrinkles.
FDA approves first ULS drug in 5 yearsFDA approved Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals’ supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) for abobotulinumtoxinA (Dysport) for the treatment of upper limb spasticity (ULS).
Urology Product Preview April 2014Drugs and devices in the pipeline from Astellas Pharma, Medivation, Repros Therapeutics, Metamark Genetics, Argos Therapeutics, S1 Biopharma, Ipsen, Sprout Pharmaceuticals, Antigen Express, Generex Biotechnology, Veloxis Pharmaceuticals, and Absorption Pharmaceuticals.
Reconstitution is key to optimizing neurotoxin results
Reconstitution is key to optimizing neurotoxin resultsSuboptimal reconstitution of botulinum toxin type A preparations can diminish the efficacy of neuromodulators for cosmetic use.
Epinephrine may prolong neuromodulator resultsMixing neuromodulators with epinephrine may give patients the longer-lasting results they seek, according to an expert at Cosmetic Surgery Forum. This combination, however, may not prove beneficial for everyone.
Navigating neurotoxins’ differencesWe now have three neurotoxins in our marketplace. Do you feel that these neurotoxins differ, and if so, how? An expert panel addresses the topic at the 2013 Vegas Cosmetic Surgery and Aesthetic Dermatology meeting.