6 3/11 ADEM 1 28 0/1 Septic Encephalopathy 1 18 1/0 Polymyositis 1 51 0/1 OMS 1 49 0/1 GBS: Guillain Barre Syndrome, CIDP: Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy, MG: Myasthenia Gravis, MC: Myasthenic Crisis, ADEM: Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis, OMS: Opsoclonus Myoclonus Syndrome
Acthar Gel is an injectable drug that is approved for the treatment of exacerbations associated with multiple sclerosis, infantile spasms, opsoclonus myoclonus syndrome
, and nephrotic syndrome.
NetWitness Corporation, the leading provider of next generation network security monitoring and active threat intelligence software, today announced its second annual "Ride for Kids" event to take place on June 28, 2008 to benefit children diagnosed with Opsoclonus Myoclonus Syndrome
(OMS), a rare autoimmune disorder caused by a neuroblastoma, a cancerous tumor, or a virus.
In addition, Acthar is not indicated for, but is used in treating patients with infantile spasms ("IS"), a rare form of refractory childhood epilepsy, and opsoclonus myoclonus syndrome
, a rare autoimmune-related childhood neurological disorder.