Skip to main content

Table 4 Response of patients to second drug that was administered after 6 weeks in case of partial or no response to first drug

From: Clinical profile and treatment of infantile spasms using vigabatrin and ACTH - a developing country perspective

Patient Response to Second Drug
(p = 0. 334)
ACTH ^
n = 17 (%)
Vigabatrin ^^
n = 9 (%)
-Complete cessation 5 (29.4) 2 (22.2)
-Partial response 5 (29.4) 5 (55.6)
-No response 7 (41.2) 2 (22.2)
  1. ^ Patients who had initially received Vigabatrin and shown partial or no response to it
  2. ^^ Patients who had initially received ACTH and shown partial or no response to it.