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Doctors' Answers to "Frequently Asked Questions" - Botox
Answer: Botox is botulinum toxin type A. This is used in several conditions like treating spastic
dysphonia due to the effect of botulinum toxin to affect the nerves. This is the toxin that causes
botulism(a potentially fatal food poisoning).