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VNS Therapy® Suitability Assessment

Take our assessment to find out if VNS Therapy could be right for you or a loved one.

VNS Therapy® is recommended by guidelines as an add-on therapy for reducing seizure frequency in children and adults who have failed to improve with two or more drugs (alone or in combination) and are not suitable for resective surgery.

Take Suitability Assessment

VNS Therapy Suitability Assessment

With VNS Therapy®, patients can experience

Fewer Seizures

Fewer Seizures

Shorter Seizures

Shorter Seizures

Less Severe Seizures

Less Severe Seizures

Improved Post-Seizure Recovery

Improved Post-Seizure Recovery

Fewer Hospital and ER Visits

Fewer Hospital and ER Visits

Improved Alertness, Mood and Memory

Improved Alertness, Mood and Memory

Improved Quality of Life

Improved Quality of Life

Reduction of Status Epilepticus

Reduction of Status Epilepticus

Could VNS Therapy® be right for you?

If you've tried two or more anti-seizure medications yet continue to have uncontrolled seizures, it’s time to question your treatment.

Take our assessment to find out if VNS Therapy could be suitable for you

VNS Therapy® Safety Profile

The most common side effects of VNS Therapy® include:

Hoarseness
Shortness of breath
Sore throat
Coughing

These side effects generally only occur during stimulation and usually decrease over time. The most common side effect of the surgical procedure is infection.

 Talk to your physician about warnings, precautions, side effects, and hazards. Ask about risks that you should know about as well as any other issues that might be appropriate to discuss, such as status epilepticus and sudden unexpected death in epilepsy. You can find more safety information here.