On VNS Therapy
since 2016

Benefits of VNS Therapy

VNS Therapy can safely lead to fewer and shorter seizures and better recovery.


More seizure-free moments*

The overall quality of life has improved for many people with VNS Therapy. It is a safe, effective treatment with benefits that usually improve over time.

*Individual results may vary.

VNS Therapy is the most proven device solution for epilepsy

VNS Therapy Quality of Life Improvements*

Studies have shown 80% of VNS Therapy users saw an improvement in overall quality of life1

(N=1194)  *Maximum achieved during follow-up period > 24 months


Working Days

Working Days

per year*1

Time Spent caring for health problems

Time Spent caring for health problems

3.6 fewer hours
per week*1

Seizure Worry

Seizure Worry

50%+ patients were
less worried about
having a seizure*1

*After 12 months
1References available upon request.

VNS Therapy Safety

VNS Therapy can be used in addition to medicine and other treatments. It is not a drug and does not have drug-related side effects.


Infection is the most common side effect of the procedure.

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.

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