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Do botulinum toxin treatments hurt?

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The medicine usually doesn’t sting, but some people report minor pain from the injection. It usually goes away quickly.

SOURCES: 

Mellen Center for Multiple Sclerosis, Cleveland Clinic. 

National Multiple Sclerosis Society. 

Botox.com.

News release, Merz Pharmaceuticals.

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on August 7, 2019

SOURCES: 

Mellen Center for Multiple Sclerosis, Cleveland Clinic. 

National Multiple Sclerosis Society. 

Botox.com.

News release, Merz Pharmaceuticals.

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on August 7, 2019

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