The Place of Botulinum Toxin Type A in the Treatment of Focal Hyperhidrosis

N. Lowe; A. Campanati; I. Bodokh; S. Cliff; P. Jaen; O. Kreyden; M. Naumann; A. Offidani; J. Vadoud; H. Hamm


The British Journal of Dermatology. 2004;151(6) 

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Botulinum toxin type A injections are an effective and well-tolerated treatment for hyperhidrosis. This paper outlines the current treatment options for hyperhidrosis and proposes a positioning for botulinum toxin type A based on the clinical evidence from published trials. Botulinum toxin type A is a valuable therapy for the treatment of hyperhidrosis, and future research will continue to expand the indications for which it is licensed.

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