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It sounds like you want to know if your symptoms are likely from the botox injection, is that correct?
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The answer to your question is yes, they may be from the botox injection, to determine if this is indeed from botox, then I would recommend allergy testing WITH a small dose of the botox injection, this can be done by an allergist
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Hi Dr. Brims. Thank you for your reply. I checked yesterday via phone with my allergist's nurse. My allergist (the 3rd I have seen this year) is an allergy/internal medicine specialist with the Medical Univ. of S.C. Specialty Clinics (the best in Columbia) and I was told by his nurse that he could not test me with a small dose of BOTOX. However, I will be going to his office next Monday, Wednesday and Thursday for 'patch testing.' Is there anything I can tell him (or an internet link) that might educate him about how to test me for BOTOX allergy? I just don't think he is familiar with how to test for BOTOX allergy. Please advise. Also, I would rather speak by phone if possible. This 'chat' is cumbersome and slow. My ph number is ***** I have my phone with me at all times. Please consider calling me. Also, can you please advise me of a law firm who specializes in Botox lawsuits? Sincerely, Christine