Review: could Botox cause Rashes?


Rashes is found among people who take Botox, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Fish Oil, and have Torticollis . We study 4,755 people who have side effects while taking Botox from FDA and social media. Among them, 204 have Rashes. Find out below who they are, when they have Rashes and more.

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Botox has active ingredients of botulinum toxin type a. It is often used in skin wrinkling. (latest outcomes from Botox 15,139 users)


Rashes (redness) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, pain, drug ineffective, itching (latest reports from 170,463 Rashes patients).

On Aug, 20, 2016

4,755 people reported to have side effects when taking Botox.
Among them, 204 people (4.29%) have Rashes

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Botox cause Rashes?

Time on Botox when people have Rashes *:

  • < 1 month: 97 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 1 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 1 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 1 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Rashes when taking Botox *:

  • female: 77.66 %
  • male: 22.34 %

Age of people who have Rashes when taking Botox *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 3.36 %
  • 10-19: 1.68 %
  • 20-29: 3.36 %
  • 30-39: 11.76 %
  • 40-49: 39.5 %
  • 50-59: 20.17 %
  • 60+: 20.17 %

Severity if Rashes when taking Botox **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Torticollis (38 people)
  • Migraine (29 people)
  • Skin Wrinkling (28 people)
  • Pain (24 people)
  • Neoplasm Malignant (17 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Fish Oil (20 people)
  • Zometa (17 people)
  • Multi-Vitamins (17 people)
  • Lexapro (17 people)
  • Aleve (17 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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