Acthar Gel helps your body produce its own natural steroid hormones, which are believed to have an impact on inflammation in the body.
Acthar Gel also directly affects immune cells, which may have an impact on the inflammation that occurs during an MS attack.
While the exact way that Acthar Gel works in the body is not fully understood, further studies are being conducted. This information is based on laboratory data, and how it relates to patient benefits is unknown.
If you and your doctor decide Acthar Gel could be right for you, there are a few steps that need to be taken after your prescription is written.