CGRP preventive therapy drug-AJOVY
· · About AJOVY
AJOVY is an injectable prescription medicine used to prevent migraine in adults.
AJOVY may be able to give you more days without migraine.
Whether you experience chronic or episodic migraine, the following is included to give you an understanding of what you may be able to expect with AJOVY.
Chronic migraine (15 or more headache days per month)
Over the course of 12 weeks, patients taking AJOVY experienced an average of 4-5 fewer headache days per month* with quarterly or monthly dosing† (vs 2-3 for placebo).
*Of at least moderate severity, compared to baseline.
†Quarterly dosing is three 225 mg subcutaneous (under the skin) injections given on one day every 3 months; monthly dosing is one 225 mg subcutaneous injection each month.
Episodic migraine (fewer than 15 headache days per month)
Over the course of 12 weeks, patients taking AJOVY experienced an average of 3-4 fewer migraine days per month‡ with quarterly or monthly dosing§ (vs 2-3 for placebo).
‡Compared to baseline.
§Quarterly dosing is three 225 mg subcutaneous (under the skin) injections given on one day every 3 months; monthly dosing is one 225 mg subcutaneous injection each month.
Is AJOVY right for you?
Only your health care provider can decide if AJOVY may be right for you. This discussion guide may help you start the conversation.
If you have any questions about AJOVY, contact a Shared Solutions® Nurse at 1-800-887-8100, Monday–Friday, 8 AM–8 PM CT.
Download the Savings Offer for AJOVY and pay as little as $0 now.*
*Limitations apply. Please note this offer is not available for patients eligible for Medicare, Medicaid or any other public payer coverage.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION
Do not use AJOVY if you are allergic to AJOVY or any of the ingredients in AJOVY.
AJOVY may cause allergic reactions, including itching, rash, and hives that can happen within hours and up to 1 month after receiving AJOVY. Call your healthcare provider or get emergency medical help right away if you have any symptoms of an allergic reaction: swelling of your face, mouth, tongue, throat, or if you have trouble breathing. Talk to your doctor about stopping AJOVY if you have an allergic reaction.
Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, and if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding.
Common side effects of AJOVY include injection site reactions.
Tell your healthcare provider if you have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away. These are not all the possible side effects of AJOVY. For more information, ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist.
Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You are encouraged to report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
AJOVYTM is a prescription medicine used to prevent migraine in adults.
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