Bruxing and Botox
Did you know that Botox injection can bring relieve to people suffering from bruxism? The study was presents last month at the American Academy of Neurologists annual meeting. 30 participants underwent baseline and sleep studies. 20 participants were randomly selected to receive placebo while the remaining 10 receive Botox. The injections were done into bilateral; masseter and temporalis muscles. That was the 1st placebo controlled trial to incorporate sleep data and did in fact revealed that Botox safely and effectively improved nocturnal bruxing by relaxing the muscles that move the jaw. The list of indications that the researchers continue to find for Botox.
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