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Last Updated: 03 May 2022

BOTOX Cosmetic for injection, is a sterilized, vacuum-dried purified botulinum toxic substance type A, generated from fermentation of Hall stress Clostridium botulinum type A meant for intramuscular use. The primary release procedure for BOTOX Cosmetic uses a cell-based potency assay to determine the potency about a reference standard. Because of specific information of this assay such as the vehicle, dilution system and lab protocols, Units of biological task of BOTOX Cosmetic can not be compared to neither converted into Units of any other botulinum toxin or any toxic substance assessed with any other specific assay technique. The specific activity of BOTOX Cosmetic is roughly 20 Units/nanogram of neurotoxin facility. Each vial of BOTOX Cosmetic has either 50 Units of Clostridium botulinum type A neurotoxin complex, 0. 25 mg of Albumin Human, and 0. 45 mg of sodium chloride; or 100 Units of Clostridium botulinum type A neurotoxin facility, 0. 5 mg of Albumin Human, and 0. 9 mg of salt chloride in a sterilized, vacuum-dried form without a chemical.

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