Xeomin Cosmetic™; Xeomin®
- Very bad side effects have happened when this drug has spread from where it is being used. These signs can happen within hours up to weeks after the shot. Swallowing and breathing problems can cause death. The risk is greatest in children with current muscle problems. Call your doctor right away if you have blurred eyesight, change in voice, drooping eyelids, or loss of strength or weakness all over the body. Call your doctor right away if you are not able to control your bladder, are seeing double, or have trouble breathing, speaking, or swallowing.
- It is used to treat muscle problems around the eye.
- It is used to treat spasms of the neck.
- It is used to lower the number of lines and wrinkles of the face.
- If you have an allergy to incobotulinumtoxinA, albumin, or any other part of this drug.
- If you are allergic to any drugs like this one, any other drugs, foods, or other substances. Tell your doctor about the allergy and what signs you had, like rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat; or any other signs.
- If you have an infection where the shot will be given.
- Tell dentists, surgeons, and other doctors that you use this drug.
- Talk with your doctor if you have had a botulinum toxin product in the last 3 or 4 months.
- Avoid driving and doing other tasks or actions that call for you to be alert or have clear eyesight until you see how this drug affects you.
- Do not switch between different forms of this drug without first talking with the doctor.
- This drug is made from human plasma (part of the blood) and may have viruses that may cause disease. This drug is screened, tested, and treated to lower the chance that it carries an infection. Talk with the doctor.
- Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan on getting pregnant. You will need to talk about the benefits and risks of using this drug while you are pregnant.
- Tell your doctor if you are breast-feeding. You will need to talk about any risks to your baby.
- Signs of an allergic reaction, like rash; hives; itching; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin with or without fever; wheezing; tightness in the chest or throat; trouble breathing or talking; unusual hoarseness; or swelling of the mouth, face, lips, tongue, or throat.
- Signs of infection like fever, chills, very bad sore throat, ear or sinus pain, cough, more sputum or change in color of sputum, pain with passing urine, mouth sores, or wound that will not heal.
- Trouble breathing.
- Trouble swallowing or speaking.
- Very bad muscle pain or weakness.
- Sudden change in eyesight, eye pain, or irritation.
- Not able to control bladder.
- Seeing double.
- Eyelid droop.
- Irritation where the shot is given.
- Neck pain.
- Dry mouth.
- Less blinking.
- Dry eyes.
- Feeling tired or weak.
- Muscle pain.
- Upset stomach.
- Loose stools (diarrhea).
- This drug will be given to you by a doctor.
- It is given as a shot into a muscle.
- Call the doctor for an office visit.
- The shot will be given to you in a hospital or doctor’s office. You will not store it at home.
- Keep all drugs in a safe place. Keep all drugs out of the reach of children and pets.
- Check with your pharmacist about how to throw out unused drugs.
- If your symptoms or health problems do not get better or if they become worse, call your doctor.
- Do not share your drugs with others and do not take anyone else’s drugs.
- Keep a list of all your drugs (prescription, natural products, vitamins, OTC) with you. Give this list to your doctor.
- Talk with the doctor before starting any new drug, including prescription or OTC, natural products, or vitamins.
- Some drugs may have another patient information leaflet. If you have any questions about this drug, please talk with your doctor, pharmacist, or other health care provider.
- If you think there has been an overdose, call your poison control center or get medical care right away. Be ready to tell or show what was taken, how much, and when it happened.
If you have any questions or concerns, talk with a member of your healthcare team. You can reach them Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm at ____________________. After 5:00 pm, during the weekend, and on holidays, please call____________________. If there’s no number listed, or you’re not sure, call 212-639-2000.
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