Migraine and headache:

Indications for AIMOVIG:

Prophylaxis of migraine.


Give by SC inj into abdomen, thigh, or upper arm. 70mg once monthly; some patients may benefit from 140mg once monthly.


Not established.


Do not inj into tender, bruised, red, or hard areas. Discontinue if serious hypersensitivity reaction occurs; treat appropriately. Monitor for severe constipation; manage appropriately. Latex allergy (needle shield/cap). Elderly. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

Pharmacologic Class:

Calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) receptor antagonist.


Concomitant drugs that decrease GI motility may increase risk for severe constipation and related-complications.

Adverse Reactions:

Inj site reactions, constipation (may be severe), cramps, muscle spasms.

Generic Availability:


How Supplied:

Single-dose prefilled SureClick autoinjector—1; Single-dose prefilled syringe—1

Pricing for AIMOVIG

70mg/ml sureclick (Qty: 1)
Appx. price $625