You may find these materials helpful

  • The Parent and Caregiver Brochure (also available in Spanish) describes the causes and effects of IS, explains Acthar and what to expect while using it, and introduces A.S.A.P.
  • The Treatment Calendar (also available in Spanish) may help you organize materials when preparing Acthar, and keep track of your child's injection treatment schedule and progress
  • Keep the Step-by-Step Injection Guide (also available in Spanish) handy during your child’s injections. It contains information about preparation, injection, and storage and disposal

Helpful links

For more information about infantile spasms, you may wish to visit the following websites:

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Helpful Resources

How Acthar may help

Acthar has been proven to stop spasms and hypsarrhythmia in children with IS.

Meet Acthar families

Watch others who have been through the entire process of diagnosis and treatment tell you in their own words what to expect when a child has IS.

Acthar A.S.A.P.

See the many ways the Acthar Support & Access Program (A.S.A.P.) can help you get Acthar for your child with IS.