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New Online Learning Tool Fills the Knowledge Gap on Botulinum Toxin Type B for Cervical Dystonia
Date:12/13/2007

ical dystonia. The botulinum toxins are considered the primary and most effective form of treatment, which makes it critically important for physicians to be experienced with both forms of botulinum toxin available here in the U.S.," noted Dr. Pappert.
The multi-media content covered in MYOBLOC(TM) University includes:

-- Detailed overview of the clinical presentation and diagnosis of CD --

with video depictions demonstrating abnormal movements and which muscle

are involved

-- Review of currently available treatments -- oral medications, surgical

options, injections with botulinum toxin, and complementary therapies

-- Fundamentals for dosing and muscle injection techniques when using

MYOBLOC to reduce the severity of abnormal head position and neck pain

associated with CD

-- Patient case studies that illustrate the challenges and potential

solutions in managing CD patients

-- A post-test for participants to gauge their understanding of the

materials presented

Upon completing the online lesson, physicians can request in-person training with MYOBLOC, which is available through Solstice in a variety of venues. The company's overall goal is to support physicians who care for CD patients -- ranging from neurologists to physiatrists to anesthesiologists and pain management physicians.

MYOBLOC(TM) University does not offer continuing medical education credits.

About MYOBLOC

Myobloc(R) (Botulinum Toxin Type B) Injectable Solution is indicated for the treatment of patients with cervical dystonia to reduce the severity of abnormal head position and neck pain associated with cervical dystonia.

Before administering MYOBLOC, physicians should consult the full Prescribing Information.

The most frequently reported adverse events with MYOBLOC are dry mouth, dysphagia, dyspepsia, and injection site pain. These adverse events are generally m
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SOURCE Solstice Neurosciences, Inc.
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