About Gastric Electrical Stimulation

Enterra® Therapy may relieve chronic nausea and vomiting symptoms associated with gastroparesis of diabetic or idiopathic origin.

What Is It?

The Enterra Therapy system uses an implanted neurostimulator to generate mild electrical pulses that are sent through insulated wires (leads) to the lower stomach.

Our Gastroparesis Product

View photographs, dimensions, and features of the Enterra neurostimulator used for gastric electrical stimulation.

Probable Benefits and Risks

Learn about the probable benefits of gastric electrical stimulation and the risks and complications of the surgical procedure and on-going therapy.

Questions and Answers

See answers to common questions about gastric electrical stimulation.

Personal Stories

Read about the experiences of people who have Enterra Therapy. They share first-hand what life was like for them before and while receiving treatment.

Humanitarian Device: The Enterra® Therapy system for gastric electrical stimulation is authorized by Federal Law for use in treatment of chronic intractable (drug refractory) nausea and vomiting secondary to gastroparesis of diabetic or idiopathic etiology. The effectiveness of this device for this use has not been demonstrated. What does this mean?

Information on this site should not be used as a substitute for talking with your doctor. Always talk with your doctor about diagnosis and treatment information.

Last updated: 8 Jan 2014

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