Botulinum Toxin Type A
Central nervous system
Botulinum toxin therapy is not routinely available for use within the NHS in Lancashire and South Cumbria except for the treatment of pathological conditions by appropriate specialists in cases such as (where locally commissioned):
- Frey’s syndrome
- Cerebral palsy
Please check local CCG websites to see if treatment is provided in your area.
Botulinum toxin is not available for cosmetic purposes, including the treatment of facial ageing or excessive wrinkles.
Reason for decision:
Not recommended for prescribing on the NHS in Lancashire & South Cumbria