Treating infantile spasms

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After your child has been diagnosed with infantile spasms (IS), your doctor will likely discuss treatment options with you. The plan you develop together will probably be focused on meeting the guidelines for success provided by the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) and Child Neurology Society (CNS). These are stopping:

The good news is that appropriate treatment has been shown to help children with IS address the immediate spasms and chaotic brain waves of the condition. Your doctor will guide you through treatment options. He or she will probably ask you about your child's health, diagnoses, and medications—including all prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements your child is taking.

Helpful Resources

Parent and Caregiver Brochure

Learn more about your child's IS and treatment with Acthar Gel from this helpful and informative brochure.

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Acthar Hub

See the many ways the Acthar Hub can help you get Acthar Gel for your child with IS.

Step-by-step injection guide

Download this informative injection guide to keep handy during your child’s injections.

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