It appears as a lyophilized white powder for injection in a colorless transparent vial. Botulax 200 IU contains 200 units (IU) of Clostridium botulinum toxin type A, 0.5 milligrams of albumin (human), and 0.9 milligrams of sodium chloride a sterile, vacuum-dried form without a preservative. Botulinum toxin type A neurotoxin: purified from Clostridium botulinum type A Albumin: Human serum albumin, bulking and stabilizing agent and adhesion reducer. KP grade NaCl: Bulking agent and keeping isotonicity during formulation KP grade Developmental status: 2007.5: reported nonclinical study 2008.3: reported clinically study Phase l 2009.7: Finished Phase lll clinically study Characteristics of Botulax: Higher specific activity than those of other company’s botulinum toxin products by improving lyophilization process Facility: GMP approved by KFDA.
Botulinum Toxin Type A blocks signals from the nerves to the muscles. The injected muscle can no longer contract, which causes the wrinkles to relax and soften. It is most often used on forehead lines, crow’s feet (lines around the eye), and frown lines.