Dysport Clostridium 500 I.U. Injection
Dysport is an injection containing abobotulinumtoxinA (Botulinum toxin type A). AbobotulinumtoxinA is made from the bacteria that causes botulism. Botulinum toxin blocks nerve activity in the muscles, causing a temporary reduction in muscle activity.
USE OF DYSPORT INJECTION
Dysport is used to treat cervical dystonia (severe spasms in the neck muscles). Dysport is also used to treat muscle spasms (stiffness) in the upper limbs (elbows, wrists, fingers) or lower limbs (ankles, toes).
POSSIBLE SIDE-EFFECTS OF DYSPORT INJECTION
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these side effects:
trouble breathing, talking, or swallowing; hoarse voice, drooping eyelids; problems with vision; unusual or severe muscle weakness (especially in a body area that was not injected with the medication); loss of bladder control; pain or burning when you urinate, red or pink urine; crusting or drainage from your eyes; severe skin rash or itching; fast, slow, or uneven heartbeats.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION OF DYSPORT INJECTION
- You should not receive Dysport injecton if you are allergic to botulinum toxin or if you have an infection, swelling, or muscle weakness in the area where the medicine will be injected.
- Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant.
- Tell your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby while receiving Dysport.