In a 3-month study, ~40% of people with chronic migraine* taking Aimovig cut their monthly migraine days by 50% or more (vs. 24% for placebo)
Who should not use Aimovig®?
Do not use Aimovig® if you are allergic to erenumab-aooe or any ingredients in Aimovig®.
Before starting Aimovig®, tell your healthcare provider (HCP) about all your medical conditions, including if you are allergic to rubber or latex, pregnant or plan to become pregnant, breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed.
Tell your HCP about all the medicines you take, including any prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, or herbal supplements.
What are possible side effects of Aimovig®?
Aimovig® may cause serious side effects, including:
Allergic reactions. Allergic reactions, including rash or swelling can happen after receiving Aimovig®. This can happen within hours to days after using Aimovig®. Call your HCP or get emergency medical help right away if you have any of the following symptoms of an allergic reaction: swelling of the face, mouth, tongue or throat, or trouble breathing.
Constipation with serious complications. Severe constipation can happen after receiving Aimovig®. In some cases people have been hospitalized or needed surgery. Contact your HCP if you have severe constipation.
The most common side effects of Aimovig® are pain, redness, or swelling at the injection site and constipation.
These are not all of the possible side effects of Aimovig®. Call your HCP for medical advice about side effects.
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.