For adults with episodic cluster headache:
Emgality can help reduce the number of weekly cluster headache attacks that occur during a cycle
People in a study had an average of 18 cluster headache attacks each week during their cluster cycle
Over the first three weeks of taking Emgality, patients had an average of 9 fewer attacks each week vs 5 fewer weekly attacks for those taking placebo.
Weekly cluster headache attacks were cut in half or more for 71% of patients 3 weeks after taking their first dose of Emgality vs 53% for placebo.
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Emgality may cause allergic reactions, such as itching, rash, hives, and trouble breathing. Allergic reactions can happen days after using Emgality. Call your healthcare provider or get emergency medical help right away if you have any of the following symptoms, which may be part of an allergic reaction:
- swelling of your face, mouth, tongue, or throat
- trouble breathing