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Botulinum toxin type A

Description

Botulinum toxin type A is a protein complex derived from Clostridium botulinum. The protein consists of type A neurotoxin and several other proteins. Under physiological conditions it is presumed that the complex dissociates and releases the pure neurotoxin.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
M03AX01
Botulinum toxin
M Musculo-skeletal system → M03 Muscle relaxants → M03A Muscle relaxants, peripherally acting agents → M03AX Other muscle relaxants, peripherally acting agents

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Product Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
XEOMIN Powder for solution for injection
MPI, US: SPL/PLR
US
BOTOX Powder for solution for injection
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK