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Review: could Botox cause Kidney failure (Acute kidney failure)?

Summary: Kidney failure is found among people who take Botox, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Tysabri, and have Bladder disorder.

We study 12,793 people who have side effects while taking Botox from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Kidney failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney failure and more.

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Botox

Botox has active ingredients of botulinum toxin type a. It is often used in aging changes in skin. (latest outcomes from 12,981 Botox users)

Kidney failure

Kidney failure (loss of kidney function) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, diabetes, multiple myeloma, pain. (latest reports from 57,656 Kidney failure patients)

On Jan, 3, 2015: 12,793 people reported to have side effects when taking Botox. Among them, 10 people (0.08%) have Kidney Failure.

Trend of Kidney failure in Botox reports

Time on Botox when people have Kidney failure * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Kidney failure100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Kidney failure when taking Botox * :

FemaleMale
Kidney failure40.00%60.00%

Age of people who have Kidney failure when taking Botox * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Kidney failure0.00%0.00%0.00%11.11%0.00%44.44%33.33%11.11%

Severity of Kidney failure when taking Botox ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Kidney failure ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Bladder disorder (4 people, 40.00%)
  2. Skin wrinkling (3 people, 30.00%)
  3. Hypotrichosis (3 people, 30.00%)
  4. Progressive relapsing multiple sclerosis (2 people, 20.00%)
  5. Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (2 people, 20.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Tysabri (4 people, 40.00%)
  2. Botox cosmetic (3 people, 30.00%)
  3. Lumigan (3 people, 30.00%)
  4. Protonix (1 people, 10.00%)
  5. Diovan (1 people, 10.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Can you have botox injections in face when taking votrient
    I would like to know if anyone taking Votrient has had cosmetic Botox injections. If so have you had any reaction?
  • Has anyone experienced getting perioral dermatitis after botox injections?
    Approx. 1 year ago perioral dermatitis on my face occured.
    My skin was always very nice and quite resistant.
    Never suffered from eczema, acne or anything like that.
    When I tried to figure out the reason, the only thing, which comes on my mind is, I had had botox injections about month before my dermatitis started. Has anyone experienced sth similar? Thanks Adela
  • Can botox for migraines cause sleep apnea?
    I had botox injections for non-stop migraines on Sept, 3rd. Last night(3 weeks later) my throat closed off completely while sleeping at least 3 times. This is the first round of botox, but my face swelled and I had itching sensations inside my nose and chest happened approx. 2 hours after the injections. It feels like there is a flap in my throat that is closing off my air and I have to cough and gasp to get air. Anybody else have this problem?
    The doctor only injected the side of my head that the migraines are occurring, he put 2 or 3 injections in the back of my head, close to the bottom of head.
    The doctor thinks it is unrelated to the injections, but why is it happening now and not any time before the injections?
  • Creatinine rising on crestor & causing kidney failure (1 answer)
    Husband been on Crestor for 3 years...Creatinine been increasing and he already is a diabetic and been watching his kidney function. Everything I read online points to the Crestor causing Kidney Failure but the doctors REFUSE to listen too us and now he is heading toward dialysis or a Kidney Transplant What do we do??? Just STOP IS. Anyone out there with the same problem.. I know I am correct about this.
  • Can botox cause heart murmors
    I have started having heart flutters I may have had these befor I started using botox I also have underactive tyroids and i am on 25mg of tyroxine

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  • From this study (6 months ago):

  • I have taken botox a week ago. After that my blood pressure raised. Although I was taking blood pressure pill before it did not affect anymore and my blood pressure raised to 150/100 sometimes 160/100. I am consulting my doctor right now to take multiple blood pressure pills in or to lower my blood pressure.

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  • From this study (7 months ago):

  • Still fighting the disease. Also having muscle twitches and heart flutters.

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