Navigation Links
Dysport Available! New Wrinkle Treatment in Washington, DC Offers Botox Alternative
Date:6/19/2009

WASHINGTON, June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Center for Laser Surgery, Washington, DC has announced the availability of Dysport, abobotulinum toxin-A. Dysport, recently FDA approved, is the first cosmetic neurotoxin available alongside the widely used BOTOX(R) Cosmetic (botulinum toxin-A).

The Center for Laser Surgery was principal investigator of the FDA Stage III Clinical Trials for Dysport. As Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia's largest and most experienced Botox practice, the center was honored to be the sole Dysport investigator in DC.

Dysport is a simple, effective, non-surgical treatment that works by relaxing facial muscles, thereby reducing and smoothing away frown-lines and wrinkles. Dysport, like Botox, is a protein extracted from the bacterium Clostridium Botulinum. Dysport has been available in Europe, Asia and South America for over 10 years. Dysport is manufactured by Ipsen Pharmaceuticals (FRA) and distributed in the United States by Medicis, manufacturer of the Restylane dermal filler.

Many cosmetic physicians outside the U.S. who have used Dysport report faster action and greater longevity for Dysport when compared to Botox. In most unbiased neurological studies for the treatment of movement disorders, Dysport has provided equal or greater efficacy when used in a 2.5 to 4:1 ratio to Botox. In a double-blinded randomized crossover study in cervical dystonia (the most common use of neurotoxins in the world), results showed Dysport to be more effective than Botox with a similar safety and side effect profile when used in a 3:1 dose relationship.

In 2006, Dr. Robert M. Adrian, founder of the Center for Laser Surgery, sponsored and fully funded a 24-patient double blinded comparative study of Dysport and Botox in the treatment of forehead lines in Karlsruhe, Germany. The results of this independent study, both physical observation and patient feedback, indicated that Dysport was faster acting with equal or greater longevity than Botox when used in a 3:1 unit ratio to Botox.

About The Center for Laser Surgery

The Center for Laser Surgery was founded in 1995 by world-renowned dermatologist and laser surgery pioneer Dr. Robert M. Adrian. Today, the practice is one of the largest full-service cosmetic and laser practices in Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia. Visit http://www.lasersurgery.com/dysport for more information about Dysport, or visit http://www.lasersurgery.com for a complete list of services and products offered by The Center for Laser Surgery.


'/>"/>
SOURCE The Center for Laser Surgery
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Dysport Added as a Procedure on AmericanHealthandBeauty.com: Let the Wrinkle Wars Begin
2. New Botox(R) Alternative Dysport(TM) FDA Approved, Ready to Rumble
3. MultiVu Video Feed: Save Your Knees! Treatments Are Available!
4. Palomar Receives FDA Over-The-Counter Clearance for a Home Use Wrinkle Removal Laser Device
5. New Option for Erasing Wrinkles
6. Zatik Organic Beauty Care Lunch Seaweed-Herbal Wrinkle Reduction and Natural Skin Whitening Products
7. Anti-aging cosmetic reduced wrinkles in clinical trial
8. Botox(R) vs. Reloxin(R) -- the Wrinkle Titans Poised for Battle
9. Wrinkles on the Rise Due to the Economy
10. Wrinkle Cream Reviews Site Reveals a Winner for 2008's Best Wrinkle Creams : Wrinkle Cream reviewssite, WrinkleBest.com has released the Editor's Choice for Best Wrinkle Cream of 2008
11. Wrinkle Fillers Need Better Label Warnings: FDA Panel
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/22/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Using the power of the internet, IdrisArkette.com has managed to ... period of just 24 months, thousands of individuals interested in a medical procedure managed ... “The internet is not getting quieter. In fact it’s becoming noisier by the day. ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) , ... February 22, 2017 , ... ... celebrity Wrestling Legend Kurt Angle, is now available on the App Store ... solutions and award-winning mobile apps for the addiction and recovery industry, partnered with Angle ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... ... February 22, 2017 , ... ... related to spine practices, is featuring Michigan neurosurgeon Jay Jagannathan, M.D., as a ... of a small number of neurosurgeons in Michigan performing minimally invasive back surgery ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... PA (PRWEB) , ... February 22, 2017 , ... A ... some people seem to derive a heart-protective benefit from eating soy foods, while others ... , Japanese men who are able to produce equol—a substance made by some types ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... ... February 22, 2017 , ... Forty-five percent ... those report that family members or friends have also commented about their poor ... loss wear hearing aids. One reason, suggested by 89 percent of American respondents, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/22/2017)... TAMPA, Fla. , Feb. 22, 2017  Corin ... Shoulder System, a device used to treat patients with ... form of shoulder arthritis. The condition, known as cuff ... arm and shoulder. The Humelock Reversed ... privately-held upper extremities technology company based near ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... 22, 2017 Research and Markets has ... Pipeline Review, 2016" report to their offering. ... Dermatological conditions ... and approximately one-third of the US population suffers from at ... majority of the dermatology market has remained saturated with established ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... , Feb 22, 2017 Research and ... Drugs Market by Drug Molecule (Biologic, Small Molecule Drugs), By ... Inhibitors, Interleukin Blockers) Outlook 2022" report to their offering. ... The ... growth during 2016-2022 This report provides a detailed ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: