The many surprising uses of Pfizer’s newest acquisition: Botox


During the 1990s, while researchers were exploring all the different ways to use Botox, doctors began to use the drug “off-label” (meaning the FDA has yet to approve it) to smooth out wrinkles temporarily. Botox became so popular that at one point in 1997, the US ran out of its supply, inciting a panic for those using it for off-label wrinkle removal. READ MORE

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