Torticollis Topic Guide

Torticollis Torticollis: Torticollis is one of a broader category of disorders that exhibit flexion, extension, or twisting of muscles of the neck beyond their normal position. Treatment involves physical therapy, medication, stretching exercises, surgery, botulinum toxin, and physical devices.

Torticollis Topic Guide - Visuals

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Torticollis Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

botulinum toxin type A Botulinum Toxin Type A

Botox is used in adults to treat cervical dystonia (abnormal head position and neck pain)...learn more »

benztropine Benztropine

Benztropine is used with other medicines to treat symptoms of Parkinson's disease, such as stiffness or tremors...learn more »

diazepam rectal Diazepam Rectal

Diazepam is a benzodiazepine (ben-zoe-dye-AZE-eh-peen)...learn more »

diazepam Diazepam

Diazepam is a benzodiazepine (ben-zoe-dye-AZE-eh-peen) that is used to treat anxiety disorders, alcohol withdrawal symptoms, or muscle spasms and stiffness. ...learn more »