Botox and Dysphagia - from FDA reports


Summary

Dysphagia is found among people who take Botox, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Skin wrinkling. This review analyzes which people have Dysphagia with Botox. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 30,301 people who have side effects when taking Botox from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 23, 2017

30,301 people reported to have side effects when taking Botox.
Among them, 1,074 people (3.54%) have Dysphagia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Botox cause Dysphagia?

Time on Botox when people have Dysphagia *:

  • < 1 month: 97.22 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.77 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.46 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.77 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.15 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.46 %
  • 10+ years: 0.15 %

Gender of people who have Dysphagia when taking Botox *:

  • female: 78.37 %
  • male: 21.63 %

Age of people who have Dysphagia when taking Botox *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 4.08 %
  • 10-19: 3.52 %
  • 20-29: 5.77 %
  • 30-39: 14.08 %
  • 40-49: 23.24 %
  • 50-59: 19.15 %
  • 60+: 30.14 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Skin Wrinkling (259 people, 24.12%)
  • Torticollis (200 people, 18.62%)
  • Muscle Spasticity (118 people, 10.99%)
  • Pain (54 people, 5.03%)
  • Muscle Spasms (39 people, 3.63%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xanax (32 people, 2.98%)
  • Prevacid (28 people, 2.61%)
  • Synthroid (27 people, 2.51%)
  • Valium (24 people, 2.23%)
  • Ambien (24 people, 2.23%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weakness (380 people, 35.38%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (248 people, 23.09%)
  • Headache (165 people, 15.36%)
  • Fatigue (145 people, 13.50%)
  • Hoarseness Or Changing Voice (142 people, 13.22%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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