VNS Therapy™ is Safe for Children
VNS Therapy™ is an add-on treatment designed for people with drug-resistant epilepsy whose epileptic disorder is dominated by partial or generalized seizures.
Proven as Safe and Effective for Children
More than 35,000 children worldwide have been treated with VNS Therapy™
VNS Therapy has been shown to safely help children with drug-resistant epilepsy gain control over seizures, with 63% of children having fewer seizures*.
*Based on a group of 83 patients following 24 months of VNS Therapy, with no anti-seizure medication changes.
Less severe seizures
Better recovery after seizures
"Life has changed hugely - not just for Katya, but for the whole family."
For children and those with special needs with drug-resistant epilepsy
VNS Therapy™ Guide
Our VNS Therapy Guide was written for children to help explain:
- What is VNS Therapy?
- How can it help me?
- What do I need to do to get VNS Therapy?
- What happens after the procedure?
- What to expect living with VNS Therapy?
References are available upon request.
The intended audience for this website is visitors in the United Kingdom. VNS Therapy™ for Drug Resistant Epilepsy is not available in all countries, please talk to your doctor.