Review: could Botox cause Lymphoma?
We study 12,780 people who have side effects while taking Botox from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Lymphoma. Find out below who they are, when they have Lymphoma and more.
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Botox (latest outcomes from 12,963 users) has active ingredients of botulinum toxin type a. It is often used in aging changes in skin.
Lymphoma (cancer that begins in immune system cells) (latest reports from 37,288 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, crohn's disease, hiv infection, high blood pressure.
On Jul, 23, 2014: 12,780 people reported to have side effects when taking Botox. Among them, 3 people (0.02%) have Lymphoma. They amount to 0.01% of all the 37,284 people who have Lymphoma on eHealthMe.
Time on Botox when people have Lymphoma * :
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Gender of people who have Lymphoma when taking Botox * :
Age of people who have Lymphoma when taking Botox * :
Severity of Lymphoma when taking Botox ** :
How people recovered from Lymphoma ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Skin wrinkling (2 people, 66.67%)
- Dystonia (2 people, 66.67%)
- Tourette's disorder (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ambien (2 people, 66.67%)
- Vicodin (2 people, 66.67%)
- Morphine (2 people, 66.67%)
- Demerol (2 people, 66.67%)
- Ibuprofen (2 people, 66.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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kjoycamp on May, 9, 2014:
I am experiencing similar symptoms 6 weeks after injections. I had 30 units to treat the 11 only. Symptoms of eye pain started 3 days later. Also experiencing overall tiredness and anxiety attacks! Wondering if your symptoms have subsided at all and where did you have the injections and how much?
Ellie on Feb, 18, 2014:
I never had hyperthyroidism at all, and the last time I had a test for that , was 3 months ago, 1 week after injecting botox for the third time with a new doctor, I do not know what he used and how he did it, I had aweful symptoms , sever headaches, pain in the eyes, sore throat, difficulty breathing sometimes, being moody, having too dry skin, itchy body, anxiety attacks which leaded me to see a doctor. We had all type of blood test to see what's going on, and my TSH which always was around 1.80-2 had dropped to 0.21 which is amazingly unbelievable for me.
Anyways that's my idea that botox can cause that, since it happened to have over active thyroid within a week or so.
From this study (4 months ago):
I began to have muscle and joint pain and burning in muscles 1 month after my botox injection. I have a positive RA factor. It is now 5 months after botox injection and I am in severe pain.
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After botox got shingles (all three occasions, which were after the shingles shot) Prior to vaccine, I had botox injections for over 15 years and never contacted shingles. I directly the shingles with the botox injections after the shingles vaccine.
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