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Who Should Avoid OnabotulinumtoxinA?

Who Should Not Take OnabotulinumtoxinA?

You should not take onabotulinumtoxinA (previously known as botulinum toxin type A) if you:
 
  • Are allergic to it, Botox, or any inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive components.
     
  • Have an infection near where the injections will be given.
     

Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which onabotulinumtoxinA should not be taken, along with several safety concerns people should be aware of before using the drug. However, it is possible that not all of these issues were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific precautions and warnings with onabotulinumtoxinA that may apply to you.
 
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