Response to Suspected Counterfeit Botox Reports

AbbVie and Allergan Aesthetics are the only authorized suppliers of BOTOX® (onabotulinumtoxinA) and BOTOX® Cosmetic (onabotulinumtoxinA) in the United States. In partnership with public health authorities, we have confirmed the security of our BOTOX® and BOTOX® Cosmetic supply chain as well as the safety, quality, and efficacy of all products we manufacture and distribute.

Allergan Aesthetics, an AbbVie company, has a comprehensive supply chain security program to ensure that all products manufactured are safe, secure, and sold through authorized distribution channels. All reports of counterfeit product are thoroughly investigated by our team and in conjunction with law enforcement and public health authorities where appropriate.

Providers and consumers can identify authentic BOTOX® and BOTOX® Cosmetic product via a tamper evident seal on each product box carton, the established name “onabotulinumtoxinA” listed under the brand name BOTOX® or BOTOX® Cosmetic, and the hologram of the word “Allergan” on the vial label.


There’s only one BOTOX® Cosmetic. #SeetheVial—how to check for authentic BOTOX® Cosmetic product

For well over 30 years, BOTOX® and BOTOX® Cosmetic have maintained a strong track record for patient safety and product performance. Our field sales and customer services teams help licensed providers purchase FDA-approved product directly from us and offer administrative support and ongoing training to help ensure products are administered in licensed settings only.


Report Suspicious Products

Any questions regarding the authenticity of any BOTOX® labeled product may be directed to AbbVie and Allergan Aesthetics at (800) 255-5162. For more product information, please see BOTOX® Cosmetic full Product Information including Boxed Warning and Medication Guide or BOTOX® full Product Information including Boxed Warning and Medication Guide.

Report suspicious products. Federal law prohibits non–FDA-approved drug importation. If you suspect unlawful importation from an unauthorized source, please report it to the authorities, tell your Allergan Aesthetics representative, or report it on the FDA website.