A baclofen pump is surgically implanted and delivers medication around the clock.
Your doctor will consider many factors including your symptoms, goals, body mass, and results of a screening test.
With intrathecal baclofen therapy a variety of healthcare providers will work together to help manage your severe spasticity caused by multiple sclerosis.
On average, the surgery to implant the ITB therapy takes about 1 to 2 hours from start to finish. Your doctor can answer any questions you may have about the procedure.
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