What Is Dysport?
Treat Your Moderate to Severe Wrinkles
If you are one of the many women or men who wish to minimize or temporarily eliminate the wrinkles in between your eyebrows in hopes of a more youthful appearance, Dr. Longwill provides the perfect solution. At the Miami Center For Dermatology, Dysport in Miami is available to all of her patients.
Prescription Dysport is an injection used to temporarily improve the look of your moderate to severe frown lines without changing the look of your whole face. The untreated facial muscles still work normally, allowing you to freely show facial expressions, such as smiling, in untreated areas.
Dysport is a formulation that has been shown to deliver temporary improvement in moderate to severe frown lines, even with repeat treatments. So, the effect of repeat treatment with Dysport may be comparable to your first use.
Contact Dr. Longwill for Dysport in Miami
Inform your doctor of any medical conditions before using Dysport in Miami, including if you have or have had a disease that affects your muscles and nerves (such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis [ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease], myasthenia gravis, or Lambert-Eaton syndrome); past allergies to any botulinum toxin product or side-effects from any botulinum toxin product; a breathing problem (such as asthma or emphysema), swallowing problems, or bleeding problems; diabetes; a slow heartbeat or other problem with your heart rate or rhythm; plans to have surgery; surgery on your face; weakness of your forehead muscles (such as trouble raising your eyebrows); drooping eyelids; any change in the way your face normally looks; pregnancy or plans to become pregnant; or are breastfeeding or planning to breastfeed. Patients with a disease that affects muscles and nerves treated with typical doses of Dysport may have a higher risk of serious side effects, including severe swallowing and breathing problems.
Dysport is a prescription injection for temporary improvement in the look of moderate to severe frown lines between the eyebrows (glabellar lines) in adults less than 65 years of age.
FAQs About Dysport
Can I Use Dysport And Still Look Like Me?
Prescription Dysport is an injection used to temporarily improve moderate to severe frown lines without changing the look of your entire face. The untreated facial muscles still work normally, allowing you to freely show facial expressions, such as smiling, in untreated areas.
What Should I Tell My Doctor Before Getting Dysport?
- Tell your doctor about all your medical conditions:
Including if you have or have had: a disease that affects your muscles and nerves (such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis [ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease], myasthenia gravis, or Lambert-Eaton syndrome), allergies to any botulinum toxin product, had any side effect from any botulinum toxin product in the past, a breathing problem (such as asthma or emphysema), swallowing problems, bleeding problems, diabetes, a slow heartbeat or other problem with your heart rate or rhythm, plans to have surgery, had surgery on your face, weakness of your forehead muscles (such as trouble raising your eyebrows), drooping eyelids, or any other change in the way your face normally looks.
- Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding or planning to become pregnant or breastfeed.
- Tell your doctor about all the medicines you take:
Including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins and herbal and other natural products. Using Dysport with certain other medicines may cause serious side effects. Do not start any new medicines until you have told your doctor that you have received Dysport in the past.
- Especially tell your doctor if you:
Received any other botulinum toxin product in the last four months, have received injections of botulinum toxin, such as Myobloc® (rimabotulinumtoxinB), Botox® (onabotulinumtoxinA), or Xeomin® (incobotulinumtoxinA) in the past (be sure your doctor knows exactly which product you received), recently received an antibiotic by injection, take muscle relaxants, take an allergy or cold medicine, or take a sleep medicine.
How Long Has Dysport Been Used?
Though approved in the United States for aesthetic use in April 2009, Dysport has a usage history in other countries since 1991. Outside the U.S., it was first approved for aesthetic use in 2001.
What About Side Effects Of Dysport?
The most common side effects are nose and throat irritation, headache, injection site pain, injection site skin reaction, upper respiratory tract infection, eyelid swelling, eyelid drooping, sinus inflammation, and nausea. In some cases, Dysport may cause serious side effects, such as swallowing or breathing problems, that may be life-threatening.
What Should I Avoid While Taking Dysport?
Dysport may cause loss of strength or general muscle weakness, blurred vision, or drooping eyelids within hours to weeks of taking Dysport. If this happens, do not drive a car, operate machinery, or do other dangerous activities.