Research Paper On Botox
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Using Botox as a Treatment for Muscle Spasms
Botox: The Use of the Botulinum Toxin In the Treatment of Muscular
Spasms A 10 page overview of the pharmacological utilization of the
neurotoxin Botulinum. This paper clarifies that while Botulinum is one
of the most lethal agents known to humanity, so lethal in fact that it
is one of the most feared in terms of being incorporated into biological
terrorism because it can rapidly induce cardiac and respiratory
paralysis, it is also of direct benefit in the treatment of muscular
spasms. The author details the physiological mechanism of the manner in
which Botox intervenes neurologically to reduce or eliminate spasms.
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