Adults with Chronic Sialorrhea

Overview Efficacy Safety Dosing

XEOMIN® is a prescription medicine used in adults that is injected into glands that make saliva and is used to treat long-lasting (chronic) drooling (sialorrhea).

Characteristics

Chronic sialorrhea, or excessive drooling, in adults is a common symptom among patients who suffer from neurologic disorders including Parkinson’s disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), atypical parkinsonism, cerebral palsy (CP), traumatic brain injury (TBI), or who have experienced a stroke.1

Reference

  1. Hockstein NG, Samadi DS, Gendron K, Handler SD. Sialorrhea: a management challenge. Am Fam Physician. 2004;69(11):2628-2634. doi:https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/0601/p2628.html. Accessed August 26, 2018.