The Antidepressant Properties of Botulinum Toxin

Although it is most commonly used for aesthetic purposes, the medical applications of botulinum toxin (Botox) range further than merely cosmetic indications. Research has found that botulinum toxin injections have been reported to reduce migraine symptoms in patients with chronic migraine. In addition, burgeoning evidence implicates the potential role of Botox injections in the treatment […]

Botox for Social Anxiety and Depression

Although most commonly used for cosmetic purposes, botulinum toxin type A (BT), may play a role in the future treatment of bipolar depression and social anxiety disorder, according to recent preliminary research. Previously, small but notable studies have revealed significant symptom improvement in patients with depression after a single Botox treatment, suggesting its efficacy as […]