Butx Can Ease Writer ‘s Cramp? Botox , the popular anti-wrinkle treatment, can also ease writer ‘s cramp, a small study ahead of print in the Journal of Neurology Neurosurgery and Psychiatry suggests published. Writer ‘s cramp describes the painful involuntary, spasmodic muscle contractions of the fingers, or arm during writing. But it can also occur during other manual tasks.

Relaxation techniques, hypnosis, biofeedback, acupuncture, and writing re-education exercises? have all been used, but none of them bring lasting relief. And there is no effective medical treatment. Forty people with writer ‘s cramp were. Randomly a series of injections that are either allocated botulinum toxin or a dummy substitute in two doses, usually into two muscles, over a period of 12 weeks A person given botox treatment, 14 said that their condition had improved, and that they wanted to continue treatment. Their improvement was confirmed using validated disability and pain scales.However, as with all guidelines, there are exceptions. Preventive antibiotics ago dental care advised nor to patients:.