Review: could Botox cause Hoarseness Or Changing Voice?


Hoarseness or changing voice 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 Toprol-Xl, and have Migraine . We study 7,873 people who have side effects while taking Botox from FDA and social media. Among them, 156 have Hoarseness or changing voice. Find out below who they are, when they have Hoarseness or changing voice and more.

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Botox has active ingredients of botulinum toxin type a. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from Botox 26,270 users)

Hoarseness Or Changing Voice

Hoarseness or changing voice has been reported by people with asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis (latest reports from 26,058 Hoarseness or changing voice patients).

On Oct, 23, 2016

7,873 people reported to have side effects when taking Botox.
Among them, 156 people (1.98%) have Hoarseness Or Changing Voice

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Botox cause Hoarseness or changing voice?

Time on Botox when people have Hoarseness Or Changing Voice *:

  • < 1 month: 98.68 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 1.32 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Hoarseness Or Changing Voice when taking Botox *:

  • female: 72.55 %
  • male: 27.45 %

Age of people who have Hoarseness Or Changing Voice when taking Botox *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 2.94 %
  • 10-19: 0.98 %
  • 20-29: 4.9 %
  • 30-39: 7.84 %
  • 40-49: 22.55 %
  • 50-59: 19.61 %
  • 60+: 41.18 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Torticollis (32 people, 20.51%)
  • Migraine (32 people, 20.51%)
  • Pain (19 people, 12.18%)
  • Hypertension (12 people, 7.69%)
  • Muscle Spasticity (11 people, 7.05%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Toprol-Xl (11 people, 7.05%)
  • Prevacid (9 people, 5.77%)
  • Aspirin (8 people, 5.13%)
  • Lipitor (7 people, 4.49%)
  • Dysport (7 people, 4.49%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Dysphagia (95 people, 60.90%)
  • Dyspnoea (46 people, 29.49%)
  • Muscular Weakness (27 people, 17.31%)
  • Asthenia (27 people, 17.31%)
  • Speech Disorder (20 people, 12.82%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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