Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 1 Time course of treatment

From: Improvement of chronic facial pain and facial dyskinesia with the help of botulinum toxin application

Treatment Dose of BTX-A administered Number of injections (à 2.5 units) Time of injection
1 5 units 2 points Onset
2 10 units 4 points after 5 weeks
3 15 units 6 points after 2 weeks
4 20 units 8 points after 3 weeks
5 20 units 8 points after 11 weeks
6 25 units 10 points after 17 weeks
7 25 units 10 points after 24 weeks
  1. Summary of treatment, dose, injection points and time points. BTX-A = botulinum toxin type A.