Double Chin Reduction
What is KYBELLA®?
KYBELLA® is a prescription medicine used in adults to improve the appearance and profile of moderate to severe fat below the chin (submental fat), also called
It is not known if KYBELLA® is safe and effective for the treatment of fat outside of the submental area or in children under 18 years of age.
Who should not receive KYBELLA®?
Do not receive KYBELLA® if you have an infection in the treatment area.
Before receiving KYBELLA®
Before receiving KYBELLA®, tell your healthcare provider about all of your medical conditions, including if you have had or plan to have surgery on your face, neck, or chin, have had or currently have medical conditions in or near the neck area, have had or currently have trouble swallowing, have bleeding problems, are pregnant or plan to become pregnant (it is not known if KYBELLA® will harm your unborn baby), are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed (it is not known if KYBELLA® passes into your breast milk).
You should also tell your healthcare provider about all of the medicines you are currently taking including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements. Be sure to tell your healthcare provider if you take a medicine that prevents the clotting of your blood (antiplatelet or anticoagulant medicine).
What are the possible side effects of KYBELLA®?
KYBELLA® can cause serious side effects, including:
- Nerve injury in the jaw (which can cause an uneven smile or facial muscle weakness)
- Trouble swallowing
- Injection site problems including bruising, hair loss, open sores (ulcers), and damage or tissue cell-death (necrosis) around the injection site. Call your healthcare provider if you develop open sores or drainage from the treatment area
The most common side effects of KYBELLA® include:
With KYBELLA® you may experience swelling, pain, numbness, redness, and areas of hardness in the treatment area.
These are not all of the possible side effects of KYBELLA®. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
Please visit MyKybella.com for full prescribing information or ask your healthcare provider.