What is BOTOX?
How does it work?
What does treatment involve?
How much does it cost?
BOTOX is not covered by MSP, the provincial health insurance plan.
Prices for the injection service are in addition to the medication cost:
$200 BOTOX injection fee, paid to CHANGEpain
$800 BOTOX medication fee, paid directly to the pharmacy by the patient
Some extended health plans and other insurers may cover the cost of treatment. Please check with your insurer to find out if you are covered.
Risks mainly depend on the injected areas. Your doctor will discuss these risks with you. Side effects may include:
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You might experience fever symptoms in the first day after the procedure. Rarely, severe pain with fever past 24 hours may be due to infection and is usually treated with antibiotics.