Over time you may have questions about your Enterra™ Therapy system. Here you'll find a variety of resources to guide you toward answers.
In most cases, your doctor and his or her staff should be your first point of contact, but Medtronic also offers ongoing support. The information below will help you determine whom to contact when you have questions.
Please direct all medical, medication, and therapy questions to your doctor's office. Your doctor has access to your medical records and history and can best diagnose any change in symptoms.
Medtronic can offer technical assistance when you have questions about or problems with your Enterra Therapy system; however, Medtronic is not able to comment on your medical condition.
For further information, please call Medtronic on +44 (0) 1923 212213.
Your doctor will give you the Enterra Patient Manual.
If you would like another copy of the printed patient guide, call Medtronic on +44 (0) 1923 212213.
For your convenience, the manuals are also available for download here:
Carry your patient ID with you in your wallet or purse. It shows that you have an implanted medical device in case of an emergency, and you will need it when going through security at airports.
If you move, change doctors, or lose your ID card, please request a replacement card.
The Enterra™ Therapy system for gastric electrical stimulation is authorised 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.
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.