Does Botox help underarm sweating?
Botox is FDA-approved for severe underarm sweating when topical agents don’t work. Botox treatment helps control this condition by temporarily blocking the chemical signals from the nerves that stimulate the sweat glands. When the sweat glands don’t receive chemical signals, the severe sweating stops.
How long does Botox for underarm sweating take to work?
You should notice a significant reduction in underarms sweating within four weeks of your first treatment.
How long does a Botox treatment for underarm sweating last?
In a recent clinical study, the median duration of response in Botox patients was 201 days or 6.7 months. It is not a cure; your symptoms will return gradually, and you will know when the time is right for another treatment.