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    Botox Cosmetic injection

    Side Effects

    List Botox Cosmetic injection side effects by likelihood and severity.

    The following side effects are associated with Botox Cosmetic injection:

    Common side effects of Botox Cosmetic injection:

    • Difficulty SwallowingSevere
    • Drying and Inflammation of Cornea and Conjunctiva of EyesSevere
    • Poor Eyelid ClosureSevere
    • Accumulation of Fluid in the Tissues of the EyelidLess Severe
    • Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusLess Severe
    • BackacheLess Severe
    • Cannot Empty BladderLess Severe
    • CoughLess Severe
    • Deviation of the Eyes Upward or DownwardLess Severe
    • Difficult or Painful UrinationLess Severe
    • Drooping of the Upper EyelidLess Severe
    • Excessive Watery EyesLess Severe
    • Eye IrritationLess Severe
    • Flu-Like SymptomsLess Severe
    • Head PainLess Severe
    • Hemorrhage of Blood Under the SkinLess Severe
    • Inflammation of the NoseLess Severe
    • Neck PainLess Severe
    • Sensitive to LightLess Severe
    • Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteLess Severe
    • Throat IrritationLess Severe
    • Urinary Tract InfectionLess Severe

    Infrequent side effects of Botox Cosmetic injection:

    • Double VisionSevere
    • FeverSevere
    • InfectionSevere
    • AnxiousLess Severe
    • ItchingLess Severe
    • Problems with EyesightLess Severe
    • RashLess Severe

    Rare side effects of Botox Cosmetic injection:

    • Abnormal Heart RhythmSevere
    • Acute Respiratory Distress SyndromeSevere
    • Allergic Reaction causing Serum SicknessSevere
    • Brachial Plexus Nerve DisorderSevere
    • Collection of Clotted Blood in an Organ, Space or TissueSevere
    • Difficulty SpeakingSevere
    • Erythema MultiformeSevere
    • Eyelid is Turned InSevere
    • Eyelid is Turned OutSevere
    • Food Poisoning due to improperly canned or preserved foodSevere
    • Heart AttackSevere
    • Infection of Lung from Inhaling Stomach ContentsSevere
    • Inflammation of the Cornea of the EyeSevere
    • Infrequent Blinking of the EyelidsSevere
    • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
    • Muscle WastingSevere
    • Muscle WeaknessSevere
    • Problems with Bladder ControlSevere
    • Trouble BreathingSevere
    • Voice DisorderSevere
    • Blurred VisionLess Severe
    • BronchitisLess Severe
    • Chest PainLess Severe
    • DiarrheaLess Severe
    • Feeling WeakLess Severe
    • Hair LossLess Severe
    • Hearing ProblemLess Severe
    • HivesLess Severe
    • Intense Abdominal PainLess Severe
    • Joint PainLess Severe
    • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
    • Muscle PainLess Severe
    • Not Feeling WellLess Severe
    • NumbnessLess Severe
    • Numbness and TinglingLess Severe
    • Numbness, Tingling or Pain of Hands or FeetLess Severe
    • Paralysis of Nerves for the FaceLess Severe
    • Psoriasiform EruptionLess Severe
    • Ringing in the EarsLess Severe
    • Visible Water RetentionLess Severe

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